How to Get a HiSET® in Montana

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You can study for the Montana HiSET exam online without having to attend class.


Montana State HiSET Exam Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a resident of Montana and you must be 19 years old or older. But, you can take the test if you are 16-18 with additional requirements specified by Montana state rules.
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • Cost: $16.25 (per subject), or $65 (all subjects)
  • 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 exam’s accommodations page.
  • After you pass the test, the State of Montana will award you a HiSET 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 their HiSET® Exam. So why wait?


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