HiSET (High School Equivalency Test)

HiSET is a high school equivalency test available as an alternative to GED.  The HiSET exam is available in computer and paper delivered formats in both English and Spanish. 

HiSET Testing Schedule

Cost of HiSET

$24 per subject and $20.00 one time processing fee (CA State Fee)

Why take HiSET?

  • Further your education 
  • Help you advance in your career
  • Join the military
  • Meet federal education requirements 


Your score report indicates whether or not you passed. To pass, you must do all three of these things:

    Achieve a scaled score of at least 8 out of 20 on each individual subtest*

    Score at least 2 out of 6 on the Language Arts — writing essay section

    Achieve a total scaled score of at least 45 out of 100 on all five subtests


Learn More About HiSET