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Current Version of GED Exam set to Expire

The current version GED exam expires in December 2013.
The new computer-based version of the GED exam begins 2014

If you have already started taking tests:

The new version of the GED exam will begin in 2014 and will be offered via computer only at official GED Testing Centers.

The GED Program

The GED program was started in 1949 and there have been an estimated 15 million graduates of the program since its inception. The program allows adults to earn a GED certificate that is accepted as the equivalence to a traditional high school diploma by government agencies, academic institutions, and most private employers. Worldwide, more than 800,000 adults take the GED tests every year.


*Oregon Department of Education Links:

State information regarding the GED program at the
Oregon Department of Education