GED Information

NOTE:Educational Testing Service (ETS)notified IJʿ and the state board of education that they would not administer the HiSET test in Texas after 8/31/2021. The last day to take a HiSET test in Texas was 8/31/2021.

Upon the successful completion of the GED tests, the test taker will be issued a State of Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency.

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Test Taker Information

GED Test
Online/Remote Proctored Policy Comparisons GED Online Proctoring Policy Comparison(PDF)
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or 877-392-6433

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Registration Instructions
Payment Method
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Bluebird Card
  • ACH (electronic check)
Number of tests in Battery

4

Test Subjects
  • Reasoning through Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
Delivery Method
  • Computer-based Test (CBT)
  • Online Proctored (OP)
Combine Delivery Methods?

Yes

Language Options
  • English
  • Spanish
Combine Languages?

Yes

Other states using this test
Accommodations Available?

Yes.
Most accommodations are available for Online Proctored exams

Customer Service for test takers

877-392-6433

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Test Fees per Battery

GED test
Total Fee per Battery*

$145.00 CBT
$169.00 OP

*Includes test center fee and state administrative fee

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Test Fees per Subject

GED test
(4 tests in battery)
Total per Subject*

$36.25 CBT
$42.25 OP

*Includes test center fee and state administrative fee

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Retest Fees & Retest Rules

GED test
Total Retest Fee per Subject*

$16.25 CBT
$42.25 OP

Retest Policy
  • CBT: After the first three attempts, 60 day wait period required between subsequent retakes. This policy resets every January 1st.
  • OP: After the first two attempts, 60 day wait period required between subsequent retakes.

*Includes test center fee and state administrative fee

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Score Requirements

Subject GED test
(Score Range 100-200)

Reasoning through Language Arts

145

Mathematics

145

Science

145

Social Studies

145

Total Required Score

N/A

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Educator Information

GED test
Publisher Information

Educator Services

Vouchers

Technical Manual

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Test Center Staff

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About the Test

Policies & Procedures Manuals

Customer Service for Test Center Staff

866-389-3665

Approved Calculators for Testing
  • CBT: For Math, some Social Studies and some Science - TI-30XS is embedded
  • CBT: Student may bring their own hand-held TI-30XS
  • OP: embedded calculator only

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Additional Resources

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Content Updated 1/22/2024