Prepare for the GED® Test in Ohio
As a resident of Ohio you can get your GED diploma by testing at any official Buckeye State GED testing center. You still cannot take the test online, but you can prepare for it online anytime, anywhere and on any device.START STUDYING ONLINE
Why You Should Study Online
There are three reasons why studying online prepares you faster for the Ohio GED test.
- Control. You can study at your own pace instead of what the classroom dictates.
- Flexibility. Online studying can fit into your schedule and lifestyle.
- Speed. You learn faster and retain more because our GED Academy customizes your study to exactly what you need to know.
Your $15 enrollment in GED Academy also gets you five additional courses in The College of Essential Education that help with improving your computer skills, finding a job, and managing your finances.
Ohio State GED Test Eligibility
- You must be a resident of Ohio.
- You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
- You must be 18 years old or older. If you are 16 or 17 you can take the test with parental permission, but be sure to review all of Ohio’s rules and requirements before going in to test.
- Cost: $30 (per subject); $120 (all subjects)
- Passing score: 145 (minimum) in each subject
- Accommodations: You must apply for GED disability accommodations if you need it.
After you pass the test, the State of Ohio will award you a GED certificate that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate.
Passing the Ohio GED Test
- Start by taking a free practice test first to see if you’re even ready to pass the official GED test. Taking a free practice test will help you discover which subjects you need to focus on in order to study faster.
- Next, you’ll want to enroll in an easy and affordable study program like our GED Academy. It’s designed to help you prepare quickly by showing you those exact subjects you need to master.
- Only once you’re ready, be sure to locate a testing center at an official Ohio GED Test Center so you know where to go.