HiSET® Requirements by State or Jurisdiction
HiSET® testing requirements and policies vary by state, jurisdiction or agency. Some states or jurisdictions require you to be a minimum age or resident of that state, or to take a preparation course before taking the exam. In addition, fees and retesting rules may vary by state or jurisdiction.
Before you schedule an exam, it is important that you read and understand the policies for the state or jurisdiction where you plan to take it.
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- North Carolina
Note: If you do not see your state or jurisdiction listed above, it may not offer the HiSET exam yet. New states and jurisdictions are adopting the exam regularly, so check back to see if yours has been added to the list. You can also check with your high school equivalency office to see what your options are.