Questions About High School Equivalency Tests
A: There are two high school equivalency tests that lead to a high school credential: GED® and HiSET®. Both of these tests are similar, but they have some differences, too.
A: That all depends on you. Each student has a different amount of previous knowledge and time to devote to studying. However, the lessons in the
A: The GED® test is only available as a computer-based test. The HiSET® test is available as a computer-based test or as a paper and pencil test; however, scoring takes longer for the paper and pencil version.
A: Yes. Technology centers and colleges are now accepting the diploma or credential that you receive when you pass the HiSET® test in addition to accepting the GED® test. The HiSET® test is also listed on the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).