What is the difference between the GED HiSET and TASC?

The High School Equivalency Test, HiSET, also tests the five subject areas of the former 2002 GED test and the TASC, and the cost of the exam includes two free retakes. The only major difference between the TASC and the HiSET is how they are approaching implementing Common Core.

Is HiSET better than GED?

The HiSET exam is a similar test, but it has a number of advantages over the GED. The HiSET is also going to align with the Common Core standards, but it is going to do so much more gradually. Both of these tests are difficult, and many students will need to take them more than once in order to achieve a passing score.

Should you put GED on resume?

Most U.S. employers accept the GED credential as equal to a traditional high school diploma. It’s important to list your GED on your resume if you haven’t attended college. It shows the employer that you have the same credentials as a high school graduate.

What is the new name for GED?

General Educational Development

Can you pass the GED if you fail math?

To pass the GED, you need at least 145 out of 200 on each of the four subject tests. If you failed one of the subject tests but scored high enough on another to still bring your total score to 580 or more, this is NOT a passing score. You will need to retake the subject test you failed.

How long does it take the average person to get their GED?

3 months

How long are my GED scores good for?

Your GED diploma never expires There’s no need to renew your diploma or take additional classes to maintain the validity of your diploma. Once you’ve passed all four GED subtests, you’ve earned your diploma that will retain its validity forever! Just like a high school diploma, a GED certificate retains its value.

What is a good overall GED score?

GED Passing Score: 145-164 If you pass all four subject tests and your scores fall in the 145-164 range, you earn a GED Passing Score/High School Equivalency. This indicates that you have adequately demonstrated high school-level knowledge and skills.