Georgia High School Equivalency (HISET® and GED®)

Earn your high school equivalency diploma for FREE. The HOPE High School Equivalency Examination Grant is now available to qualified Georgians to cover the cost of their GED test. Visit to apply!

The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) now offers multiple options for achieving your high school equivalency. Two computer-based testing (CBT) pathways are available through testing centers or proctored at home: the GED® test or the HiSET® exam. 

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Quick Facts

  • Preparation classes for GaHSE options are free. Contact the Adult Education Program Office for information about classes.
  • Scholarships are available to assist with exam fees. Contact the Adult Education Program Office for more information.
  • For a comparison of the GED® Test and HiSET® Exam, view this resource.



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