The General Educational Development (GED) exam provides you with the opportunity to earn a certificate or diploma that is widely recognized as the equivalent of a high school diploma.
There are a total of five tests that must be passed before you can earn your GED:
- Language Arts, Writing
- Social Studies
- Language Arts, Reading
Many schools will accept GED certification for entrance into a college or university program. Check with the schools you're interested in to learn about their specific requirements.