How to Get a GED® in Idaho

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You can study for the Idaho GED test online without having to attend class.


Idaho State GED Test Eligibility Requirements

  • You do not have to be a resident of Idaho.
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • You must be 18 years of age. However, if you are 16 or 17 you must obtain a signed age waiver prior to testing. You can work directly with your local Idaho testing center or contact the state office for additional information on obtaining an age waiver. 
  • Cost: $30 (per subject); $120 (all subjects)
  • Passing score: 145 (minimum) in each subject
  • Accommodations: You must apply for disability accommodations through the GED test’s accommodations page.
  • After you pass the test, the State of Idaho 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?


"I was motivated to get my GED to get a better job and to show my son never give up! Everyone in my family and at work all motivated me to finish strong."

- Brannon