The GACE Paraprofessional assessment measures the skills and knowledge in reading, writing and math possessed by prospective and practicing paraprofessionals.
There are 2 ways to take your GACE Paraprofessional test, either in a test center or remotely at home using Prometric’s ProProctor™ application. To take the GACE Paraprofessional test at home, you must have a computer with a camera, an internet connection and the ability to install a lightweight app (prior to the test event). You will be able to take the test online while a Prometric proctor is overseeing the examination process remotely.
Before Scheduling your exam, please read the following:
You are required to enter your Social Security number (SSN) when you schedule the GACE Paraprofessional Assessment. The Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC) requires that your SSN be included with your test results.
Schedule and Reschedule your Test at a Test Center
Schedule and Reschedule your Test at Home Exam
If you would like to schedule your exam at home, you need to first ensure your computer meets the technical specifications by performing a system check.
For information on the environmental and other testing requirements please refer to our ProProctor User Guide before scheduling your test.
After scheduling your test, please review your appointment confirmation email to ensure that you have the correct test, date and time.
Rescheduling / Cancel Policies for the GACE Paraprofessional Test
If you find that you must reschedule your test appointment, you must reschedule at least 3 full days prior to your test date; you will be charged a fee if you choose to reschedule or cancel your test.
- 3 or more days in advance of the original test appointment: US $34.00 fee
- Less than 3 days in advance of original test appointment – there is no ability to reschedule/cancel test, your $68 test fees will be forfeited
- Reschedule Remotely Proctored Appointment
- You cannot retake a GACE Paraprofessional test within 28 days of your test date. The test may only be retaken on a date that is at least 28 days after the previous test date.