Where can I take the COMPASS Test?
All Technical Colleges in Georgia offer the COMPASS exam by reservation.
How do I register for the COMPASS exam?
You will need to make a reservation at any of the Technical Colleges in Georgia.
Is there a charge/fee to take the exam?
Yes, approximately $15.00-$25.00 payable to the Technical College.
How long does it take to receive my results?
Results are known immediately upon completion of the exam.
How long are my scores valid?
Exam results do not expire.
What do I need to take with me to the exam site?
You need to take with you a completed copy of the P.O.S.T. Examination Access Form. The COMPASS exam is electronic and is scored on the computer. You may also bring with you a calculator for the numerical portion of the exam.
What should I do once I have completed the exam?
Submit your COMPASS exam scores along with the State of Georgia application to your local DJJ Youth Detention Center or Regional Youth Detention Campus or fax both to (404) 508-7286.
If I fail, when can I retake the COMPASS exam?
A waiting period of 30 days is required before you can retake the exam.