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Register for the High School Equivalency Test at LAVC! HiSET & Practice Tests Available

LAVC CalWORKs Office is an official testing site for the HiSET (a high school equivalency test that is the alternate to the GED)! The HiSET Practice Test is available on June 1 at 8:45 a.m. in ACA 1101. Registration is now open for the HiSET paper-based test on June 8-9; the computer-based test is by appointment only.

Register for the High School Equivalency Test at LAVC! HiSET & Practice Tests Available

The LAVC Specialized Testing Center in conjunction with the CalWORKs (California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids) Office is now accepting registrations for the official High School Equivalency Test (or HiSET®), and the HiSET® Practice Test. 

The HiSET® is the new alternative to the GED; the CA State Board of Education approved the HiSET® for individuals to earn a California High School Equivalency Certificate. To be eligible to take the HiSET®, you must be a California resident, be 18 years or older, have a valid government issued identification, and not be currently enrolled in high school.

LAVC is an official HiSET® Testing Site, and it offers the following:

HiSET® Paper-Based Test
The HiSET® paper-based test is held over two days (Friday and Saturday) once a month, and the computer-based test is available by appointment only. Participants taking the paper-based test must attend both days for each session. 

To take the test, participants must register in person in ACA 1101; last day to register is 2 business days before the test. The fee for the full test is $150.00 and additional fees may apply (non-refundable). Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

HiSET® Practice Test
The HiSET® practice test gives you an idea of how well you may score on the official HiSET® test. The practice test is offered most Fridays at 8:45 a.m.; it is also offered by appointment. To take the practice test, register at 8:30 a.m. on the scheduled day of the practice test in ACA 1101. The fee for the test is $10.00 (non-refundable).

For more information on HiSET® Official and Practice Testing, including registration information and all the upcoming test and practice test dates, visit the LAVC HiSET Test Web page.


Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 5/23/2018 5:00:26 PM