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Texas State GED Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a resident of Texas.
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • You must be 18 years old or older, however if you are 16 or 17 you can take the test with parent permission.
  • Cost: The GED test in Texas is $36.25 (per subject) or $145 (all subjects)
  • Passing score: GED: 145 (minimum) in each subject.
  • Accommodations: You must apply for GED disability accommodations through the GED Testing Service page, but additional rules and requirements may apply.
  • The State of Texas will award you high school equivalency (HSE) certificate once you pass the GED test. That HSE diploma will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate. 

Important notice: The state of Texas will discontinue the HiSET exam and will only offer GED as of September 1st 2021.

Over 20 Million Adults

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"The GED helped me get my life back together, and my stress and sleeping problems eventually stopped. I was able to move on and go to a good college that I was happy with. Leaving high school early and earning my GED is one of the best decisions I ever made, and I never regretted that decision. I hope to finish college finally and find a good job."

- Regina