FAQ - GED

How long will it take to get my GED® test results?
In most cases, scores will be available in 24 - 48 hours. All scores can be seen on your account on www.ged.com. Your official scores and your Diploma will ...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:50 PM
What forms of identification are acceptable to register for the GED® test?
You will need an official government issued picture ID, such as drivers' license, state ID card, or passport to register for the GED® test.  
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:51 PM
If I have already taken the TABE, do I have to take it again?
The TABE is a diagnostic tool that is administered much as a physician administers a physical exam - to have a picture of a person's needs and strength...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:51 PM
In an adult education program, what does the term under-age youth mean?
The term underage-youth refers to a student who is 16 or 17 years of age. State permission is required to allow these students to test for the GED®.  
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:52 PM
Can I sign up for the GED® Test as soon as I am 16 years old?
No. Please refer to the question about under-age youth sign up for the procedure regarding testing as an under-age youth.  
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:55 PM
If I am an under-age youth, what process do I need to follow to sign up for the GED® Test?
The following forms are required for all 16- and 17-year-olds in order to register for the GED® Test: Parental permission Letter of Withdrawal (This form...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:54 PM
If I am 17 years or younger, do I need a withdrawal letter if I have been home schooled?
Yes. You can obtain a form from the county board of education stating you are not enrolled in a school in the county. This form must have an original signat...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:56 PM
Can I take the GED® test online?
The GED® test is available on computer at approved GED® testing centers. Go to www.ged.com to register and select the location where you'd like to test...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:57 PM
Is getting the GED® quicker and easier than finishing high school?
There is no easy way to get high school or GED® credentials. The High School Graduation Test and the GED® Test are difficult examinations. It is possible to...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:57 PM
Can I obtain my driver’s license while studying for the GED®?
The student would need to complete a form which is supplied by the Adult Education instructor and that has original signatures by the instructor and program...
Tue, Jul 30, 2019 at 3:58 PM