GED Colorado General Information

Colorado GED Testing Info

Colorado awards the Colorado High School Equivalency Diploma to candidates who pass the GED exams in Colorado.

The GED testing fee in Colorado ranges from $65 to $110 for all five tests, depending on the testing center. The GED test is available in English, Spanish, and French languages in Colorado and can be taken at any of the Colorado Official GED Testing Centers. Be sure to check specific testing information with your local GED test center, since fees, schedules, test languages, and other requirements may vary. Contact your local GED centers for specific information about fees and schedules.

To pass the GED test, you will need to score a minimum of 410 on each test, and an average of 450. Find out more answers about the GED test at the GED FAQ.

Colorado GED Practice Test

The best way to make sure you pass the Colorado GED test is to be prepared. If you think you’re ready for the test, or if you want to know what to study, you should take a GED practice test. While Colorado doesn’t require a practice test to take the GED, a practice test can improve your GED scores. Find out about online GED practice tests for Colorado.

Colorado GED Testing Eligibility

To take the GED test in Colorado you must be at least 17 years old. You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school, have a high school diploma, or have a high school equivalency diploma to take the GED test.

You must show proof that you live in Colorado to register and take the exam. You’ll also need current photo ID that includes your name, address, date of birth, and signature, such as a CO driver’s license, CO photo ID card, passport, military ID, or other government ID.

Don’t take the Colorado GED test unless you’re prepared. You can pass, but if you’re like most people, you’ll need some brush-up and to get familiar with the test. Find out about GED online classes.

Colorado GED: College Eligibility

More than 60 percent of GED test-takers plan to go on to college. The GED exam can help you get there. Ninety-eight percent of colleges and universities in the U.S. accept the GED credential, though some colleges require additional tests, such as the SAT or the ACE. Check with the admissions offices of the colleges you’re interested in for their requirements. Beware of online high school degrees that colleges won’t accept.

Colorado GED Retesting

If you took the CO GED test and did not pass, you don’t have to take the whole test again, just the parts you did not pass. Before you test again, it’s best to go back and study, to make sure that you’re prepared. The state of Colorado doesn’t have any waiting period to retake the exam, and you can retake one test even if you haven’t already taken all five tests. The average fee to retest in Colorado usually around $20 per subject, but it is different at different test centers.

Think you’re ready to retest? Try a GED practice test.

Colorado GED Testing Accommodations

You may ask for testing accommodations for physical or mental issues that may affect your ability to take the test, including learning disabilities, ADHD, psychiatric or psychological conditions, and physical/chronic health conditions. You will need relevant medical or academic records and a current evaluation of your condition by a doctor or psychologist, plus a detailed letter or report from your evaluator. You will also need to fill out an Accommodations Request Form for either ADHD, Emotional/Mental Health, Learning Disabilities, or Health Disabilities, which has sections for you, the GED Chief Examiner in your area, and your evaluator. Read the testing accommodations guidelines for more information.

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Colorado GED Transcripts

You can get a copy of your Colorado GED transcripts or diploma from the Colorado Department of Education GED Testing Program. Just print and fill out the Colorado GED Records Mail-In Request Form. Follow the instructions on the form, and mail it in to the address on the form along with your fee. The cost is $15 for each duplicate Colorado GED transcript or diploma, payable by check or money order.



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GED CO Testing Centers and Test Prep

To find local GED schools in Colorado, the best resources are local adult education centers, libraries, community colleges, and adult schools. Resources for GED classes in Colorado are listed below, as well as Colorado GED testing centers.


Local GED Programs versus Online GED Courses

Local GED programs provide classroom learning, often similar to high school programs. Online GED courses provide GED test prep in your home, on your own schedule. The GED Academy online GED courses create a customized learning experience to walk you through getting your Colorado GED.


GED Programs in Colorado

Use this listing of GED preparation programs in Colorado to locate a Colorado prep center near you. Call for information about GED programs and GED courses in your area.


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