Fees, Payment, and Refund Policies

Test Fees

A $25 registration fee and a $28 test center fee are included in each test fee below.

Find information about fees, refunds, and related services for:

For all other tests, see below.

TestTotal Fee¹
Program Admission (combined test) $128
Program Admission (any two tests) $103
Program Admission (single test) $78
Content (combined test) $193
Content (single test) $123
Certificate Upgrade $193
Educational Leadership $193

1 GACE® assessments administered at international test sites are subject to a $50 test site fee in addition to any test fees paid.

Additional Services

ServiceFee
Test center, date, or time change $25
Canceled test registration² 50% of the test fee

2 The cancellation must processed at least three calendar days before the test date or your fees will be forfeited. See Refund Policy below for more information.

Payment

Online and phone payments can be made by:

  • Credit/debit card (American Express®, Discover®, JCB®, MasterCard®, and VISA® are accepted).
  • PayPal
  • E-Check (drawn against U.S. bank accounts only)

If you do not have access to an electronic form of payment, please contact ETS Customer Service at 1-855-225-7178.

Payment Policies

  • All payments must be for the full amount.
  • Fees are subject to change without notice. Amounts listed are in U.S. dollars and are exclusive of any Value-added or similar taxes.
  • All outstanding balances with ETS must be paid in full prior to registering for any ETS-administered tests.
  • Services may be withheld for nonpayment of fees.
  • Refunds of test fees will be made in U.S. dollar denominations.
  • ETS reserves the right to add or remove payment methods at its own discretion.

Refund Policy

Test fee refunds will be issued based on the original payment method. Credit/debit payments will begin being processed as soon as the registration is canceled. Check with your credit/debit card company regarding processing time for crediting your account. Payment by e-Check and PayPal will begin processing within seven days and credited back to the original PayPal or bank account. If you are absent from or arrive too late to take the test at the administration for which you are registered, or you do not cancel your registration at least three calendar days before the test, you are not entitled to any refund.

See cancellation and refund information below.

Canceling Online or by Phone

  • Cancellations must be processed at least three calendar days before the test date.

Refunds 

  • Cancellations processed at least three calendar days before the test date are eligible for a refund. You will be refunded the registration fee, the test center fee, and 50% of the remaining test fee paid. The international test site fee is not refundable.
 

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