How to Get a GED® or HiSET® in New Mexico

Study for the New Mexico GED or HiSET online without having to attend class!

New Mexico GED and HiSET Requirements

  • Resident: You do not have to be a resident of New Mexico.
  • Age: You must be 18 years of age or older. However, if you are 16 or 17, you can complete an underage form.
  • Enrolled: You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • Cost: GED at a Test Center: $26 (per subject). GED Test Online: $36 (per subject). HiSET: $24 (per subject); $120 (all subjects).
  • Score: GED: 145 (minimum) in each subject. HiSET: 8 in each subtest, combined score of 45; minimum of 2 on the Language Arts, Writing essay.
  • Accommodations: GED: You may apply for disability accommodations through the GED Testing Service page. HiSET: Find out about disability accommodations and fill out a HiSET Accommodations Request Form.
  • Diploma: Whether you pass the GED or HiSET test, the State of New Mexico will award you a high school equivalency certificate that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate. Be sure to learn more about other HiSET rules and requirements and other GED rules and requirements in New Mexico.

Online GED or HiSET Classes

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

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