How to Get a GED® in Delaware

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Delaware State GED Test Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a resident of Delaware.
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate
  • Cost: $30 (per subject) or $120 (all subjects)
  • Passing Score: 145 (minimum) in each subject
  • You must be 18 years of age. If you are 16 or 17 you can take the test with a written application to the Delaware Department of Education that includes showing good cause for taking the test early and designating where the test will be taken, provide a transcript from the applicant’s public or non public school program, and provide verification of withdrawal from the applicant’s public or non public school program.
  • If you need certain accommodations, you can apply for disability accommodations. Other rules may apply so be sure to check for additional requirements. 
  • After you pass the test, the State of Delaware will award you a GED certificate that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate.

Over 20 Million Adults

That’s how many have successfully passed the GED® Test. So why wait?


"My goal and hope is to go to college and nursing school, so I can be someone in life. My dream is to have a good job and a settled place for my husband, my kids, and myself. I want to show them that you can achieve anything by trying your best and not giving up."

– Maria