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Study for the HiSET® Exam in Missouri

The high school equivalency test offered in Missouri is the HiSET. With a HiSET diploma you will be to apply for college or get a better job. Make sure you prepare for the test before you take it. You can even study online for it - anytime, anywhere.


Why Study Online?

There are three reasons why online study speeds up preparation for the tests. First is flexibility. Online studying can fit into your schedule and lifestyle. Second is control. You can study at your own pace instead of what the classroom dictates. And third, you learn faster and retain more because Essential Education Academies customize the study to exactly what you need to know.  

Your $15 enrollment includes six courses to help you pass your high school equivalency test, get a job, improve your computer skills, and manage your finances. Make your dreams come true.  

Missouri State HiSET Exam Eligibility

  • You must be a resident of Missouri.
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • You must be 17 years old or older. However, you can take the test at 16 if you have completed at least 16 units toward high school graduation. 
  • Cost: $17 (per subtest) + $10 annual state fee; $95 (total)
  • Passing score: 8 in each subtest, combined score of 45; minimum of 2 on the Language Arts - Writing essay
  • Accommodations: You must apply for disability accommodations through the HiSET test’s accommodations page.

After you pass the test, the State of Missouri will award you a HiSET certificate that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate. 

To locate a Missouri testing center, use the HiSET testing center locator, and check your state’s other rules and requirements here.

Know When You’re Ready

Take our free practice test before taking the official high school equivalency test to make sure you are ready. You will discover which areas you need to focus on in order to pass. Our online study course is designed to help you prepare quickly because you study only those areas that you need to master. 



That’s how many have successfully passed their high school equivalency test. So why wait?