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High School Equivalency Exams

Did you know?

The State of California

now recognizes
THREE High School Equivalency Tests

  • GED:  Already in use, the 2014 GED consists of a battery of 4 sub-tests (Reasoning Through Language Arts, Mathematical Reasoning, Science, Social Studies) and is currently a completely computer-based test ("CBT".)  
  • HiSET: The HiSet, or High School Equivalency Test, measures 5 sub-test areas (Language Arts-Reading, Language Arts-Writing, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies) and is offered as a paper-based test ("PBT") as well as a computer-based test ("CBT").
  • TASC: TASC, or Test Assessing Secondary Completion, measures 5 sub-test areas (Language Arts-Reading, Language Arts-Writing, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies) and will be offered as a paper-based test ("PBT") as well as a computer-based test ("CBT").

 

Click here to visit the High School Equivalency page of the California Department of Education

 

 

NOT READY TO TAKE AN EQUIVALENCY TEST?

NEED TO PREPARE?

Capistrano Adult School can help!

We can assist you as you prepare for the test of your choice, from brushing up on the sub-test content areas, to mastering the skills required for taking the test on a computer.  Click here for our summer schedule. 

 

 

 

ARE YOU READY TO TAKE THE GED?

The nearest local GED Testing Center is at Irvine Valley College.

Please follow the link below for information,

or call our office for assistance:

www.GED.com