What’s on the GED® Test?

The Basics

Face it, without the basics of math, reading, writing, and critical thinking, you’re going to be locked out of good jobs and higher level education. That’s what’s on the test. Why? It’s what getting ahead today requires.

But the idea of going “back to school” for a GED class can feel overwhelming. Not to worry. We’ve made getting the education you need easier than you ever thought possible. As one of our students described, “It’s not like going to school, it’s like going to the movies.” Learn more about our online preparation for the GED test programs.

Does It Feel Like You’re Climbing Mt. Everest?

Some people worry that they can’t prepare for the GED test on their own. They feel that it’s been too long since they were in school, and they’ve forgotten too much. It feels like climbing Mt. Everest. But you can achieve your dreams.

We have helped thousands with their GED test prep. Some of them have been out of school for 40 or 50 years, and some left school in the 8th grade or lower. 465,000 people earned their GED credential last year, and we can make it happen for you. See how fast you can get your GED credential.

How Close Are You to Your GED® Credential?

Our GED practice tests show you what the GED test is like and give you an idea of how much you need to brush up. The GED Academy provides online GED practice tests so you know you’re ready for the GED test.

How Can I Get My
GED Certificate Fast?

The fastest way to get your GED certificate is to study online. Online GED test prep gives you the freedom to study at the best time for you and at your own pace. It eliminates all the stress and embarrassment of the classroom.

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How Much
Does It Cost?

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The GED Academy makes GED test prep affordable and convenient. We give you payment options that will work for you so you can afford everything you need to prepare for the GED test online.

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What Is the
GED Academy?

The GED Academy is a new kind of school. It will give you the education you need to go on to college, career training, and new job opportunities. You won’t believe how easy and simple learning can be.

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How Much Do I
Need to Study?

At GED Academy, you’ll have a unique personal study plan to get your GED certificate as fast as possible. If you don’t have a lot of time to study, you can study as little as one hour a week and be ready quicker than you think.

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Ask a GED® Test Expert

Should You Get a GED® Credential Online?

Students always ask, “How can I get my GED online? Can I take a GED online test?” Well, the short answer is you can’t take the GED test online. Any online GED programs that promise GED testing online are selling a fake. There’s just no such thing as an online GED diploma or a GED test online.

Getting prepared for the GED diploma online is easy. It’s the fastest and easiest way to your GED test credential. Try out GED Academy’s free GED test prep programs to see how it works. You can take free online GED classes and a free GED practice test. Online GED test prep classes aren’t like high school. You can control your own learning, learn at your own speed, and study at home. We make it simple with online classes for GED test prep and a practice GED study test that prepares you for the GED test.

Here’s how the GED Academy works. First, you take a GED practice test for a customized GED preparation study plan. We use your GED practice test results to predict your actual GED testing scores and then put together a list of lessons for you to work on. Next, you take our simple and fun online classes for GED test study. Along the way, you’ll do more GED testing online to see how you’re doing, and we’ll let you know when you’re ready for the GED test. With online GED test preparation courses, you can get your GED diploma faster than you ever thought possible. So get ready for the GED test online, at home, and on your schedule. Learn more about how to get a GED credential.

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