How to Get a GED® in Delaware

Study for the Delaware GED online without having to attend class!

Delaware GED Requirements

  • Resident: You must be a resident of Delaware.
  • Age: 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.
  • Enrolled: You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • Cost: Test Center: $36 (per subject) or $144 (all subjects). Online: $36 (per subject)
  • Score: 145 (minimum) in each subject
  • Accommodations: If you need certain accommodations, you can apply for disability accommodations. Other rules may apply so be sure to check for additional requirements.
  • Diploma: After you pass the test, the State of Delaware will award you a GED certificate showing you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate.

Online GED Classes

Online programs like GED Academy are available to help you get your GED fast and easy.

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