GACE® and GACE® Paraprofessional Exams

GACE® and GACE® Paraprofessional Exams

The Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators® (GACE®) is Georgia’s state-approved educator certification assessment program. These computer-delivered assessments have been developed by the GaPSC and Educational Testing Service (ETS).

The purpose of the GACE® assessments is to help the GaPSC ensure that candidates have the knowledge and skills needed to perform the job of an educator in Georgia’s public schools.

To register, please visit

For more information regarding the Paraprofessional Exams, go to

Important: Please read everything on the GACE® websites thoroughly. Testing Centers are required to turn away candidates when the ETS GACE® rules have not been followed. Make certain to bring a government-issued ID such as your driver's license.

Testing Dates


Valdosta Campus
May 2nd (Tuesday) 9:30 am -2:30 pm
May 30th (Tuesday) 9:30 am-2:30pm
June 8th (Thursday) 9:30 am-2:30 pm
June 13th (Tuesday 9:30 am -2:30 pm
June 28th (Wednesday) 9:30 am-2:30 pm

GACE Paraprofessional

Douglas Campus
May 2nd (Tuesday) 8:00 am-10:30 am
May 17th (Wednesday) 8:00 am-10:30 am
June 14th (Wednesday) 8:00 am-10:30 am
June 26th (Monday) 8:00 am-10:30 am

BHI Campus
May 3rd (Wednesday) 8:00 am- 10:30 am
May 17th (Wednesday) 8:00 am-10:30 am
June 7th (Wednesday) 8:00 am- 10:30 am
June 21st (Wednesday) 8:00 am-10:30 am