General Educational Development
The GED (General Educational Development) is designed as an alternative to the high school diploma. Upon completion of the GED program, individuals are empowered to pursue higher levels of education and/or careers of their choice.
Who is eligible?
To be eligible for a GED the student must:
Be officially withdrawn from the last school attended
Be at least 17 years old
Have a notarized letter of permission from parent or guardian if under 18
Have a court order to apply if age 16 and ordered to enroll by a judge
Have current identification, such as a driver’s license or student I.D.
Practice the GED Test
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Guides on individual subjects as well as volumes that cover the entire test are available
Taking the GED Test Local Testing Centers
All tests are given by appointment only.
Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD
1820 Pearl Street
Mountain View College
4849 W. Illinois Ave.
GED test scores are usually sent to the instructor by the testing center. Certificates are mailed to students two to three weeks after testing is completed by the GED Division of the Texas Education Agency in Austin.
How to Obtain a Copy of Your Certificate
Contact the Texas Education Agency or the testing center where you took the exam.