How to Get a GED® in Washington

Study for the Washington GED online without having to attend class!

Washington GED Requirements

  • Resident: You must be a resident of the State of Washington.
  • Age: The minimum age to take the GED exam is 19. For younger applicants 16-18, there are special conditions. Check with your local testing center.
  • Enrolled: You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • Cost: Test Center: $36 (per subject) or $144 (all subjects). Online: $36 (per subject)
  • Score: 145 (minimum) in each subject
  • Accommodations: You must apply for disability accommodations through the GED® Testing Service page.
  • Diploma: After you pass the test, the State of Washington will award you a GED certificate that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate.

Online GED Classes

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

Over 20 Million Adults

That’s how many have successfully passed the GED® Test. So why wait?

"I feel really overwhelmed with the thought of not making something out of myself in my later years. I really think getting a GED will open a lot more doors for me to support myself.

– Kaylee, Washington