Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

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What is a GED?

GED stands for General Education Development. It is also referred to as the "General Equivalency Diploma.

What are the age requirements for your program?
16-20 years of age

Who benefits from earning a GED?

  • Students who are behind their graduating class in credits earned
  • Home educated students
  • Students seeking financial aid to persue a college education

How many GED exams are there?
There are five exams –

  1. Math
  2. Writing
  3. Reading
  4. Social Studies
  5. Science

The battery of five tests indicates equivalency to high school skill levels. Each exam requires a passing score of 410 with an overall average of 450 required to earn your GED.

How long will it take me? Each student has a different schedule depending on their skill level and how well they apply themselves. Some students take a few weeks and some take several terms.

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