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Remote testing is available!

Remote testing at HCS Adult Education

Adult Education, GED or High School Diploma Students are required to take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) placement test and the WIN Career Readiness test to earn a certificate.

The TABE assessment is an entry level/ placement test which consists of Reading and Math. Allow yourself a 3 hour window to complete this assessment.

The WIN certification consists of Reading, Math and Locating Information. For applicants of employment with the Horry County School District, an additional part is required; Business Writing. Allow yourself 3-3.5 hours to complete this certification. 

If you want to enroll in our English as a Second Language (ESL) program you are required to take the Best Plus Assessment. The Best Plus entry level/ placement test is a verbal exam. Allow yourself approxiamatley 30 minutes to complete this assessment.

You may do the above assessments at either of our base sites; Conway or Myrtle Beach. Or you may make an appointment to do it remotely from the convenience of your home. 

Prospective GED or High School Diploma students: If you are 16 or 17 years of age, you must be approved into the Adult Education Program. See our underage requirements Underage Forms/ Requirements

Complete the 5 steps to qualify for this convenient opportunity:

Step 1: Register online at

Step 3: Complete the College and Careers Transition Survey 
Step 4: Set a time to do remote entry testing using the link below or come into our Myrtle Beach or Conway sites. If you are working on GED, high school diploma, or improving your reading or math skills, you will take TABE and WIN. If you are wanting to learn English, you will take Best Plus,  and your instructor will let you know when to take WIN. 
Step 5: Take GED Readys (4 GED practice exams) if GED is your path. We will send GED Ready Vouchers upon completion of these steps. We will evaluate your transcript if you are a high school diploma student and set classes up for you.
Click this link to apply for remote testing:
If you are soley looking to improve your reading, writing, and math skills, you can come to class face to face, use software, or join links to Zoom classes.
ESL students can come to class face to face, use software, or links to Zoom classes.
We look forward to serve you!
Director of Adult Education, Etta Greene Carter