High School Equivalency Credentials Test

  • Indiana High School Equivalency Credentials Test (formerly GED)

    Who can take the HSE?

    • Anyone living in Indiana for a minimum of 30 days before taking the test.
    • Those who have not already earned a diploma from an accredited high school in the United States.
    • Students who are at least 16 years of age.

    What’s new with HSE?

    • Students will now take the Indiana HSE test to earn their HSE Diploma. The two available HSE examinations are the GED® and the HiSET®.
    • Official transcripts will show student’s Indiana HSE test scores.
    • Students can now take the test using a computer. A traditional paper and pencil version is also available.
    • The content of the test matches current Indiana high school academic demands.

    How do I prepare?

    Class Locations and Schedules

    • Free Adult Ed/HSE/GED classes offered online and in Hamilton, Madison, and Tipton Counties:
    Daytime Classes Days Times Location
    Anderson Mornings M-Th 9am - Noon Anderson WorkOne
    Noblesville Mornings M, W, & F 9am - Noon Redeeming Love Church Noblesville
    Evening Classes Days Times Location
    Anderson ESL M & W 6:00-9:00 pm Anderson WorkOne
    Anderson - M/W M & W 6:00-9:00 pm Anderson WorkOne
    Anderson - T/TH   6:00-9:00 pm Anderson WorkOne
    Alexandria T & Th 5:30-9 pm Church of the Nazarene
    Elwood Evenings T & Th 5:30-9 pm Hinds Career Center
    Noblesville Evenings M & W 5:30-9 pm Noblesville WorkOne
    Westfield M & Th 5:30-9 pm Westfield Middle School
    Online Virtual Classes    9 Hrs. per Week Online - Must Have a Device

    How much does it cost?

    • Classes are free of charge. Testing costs are $120 or less, which includes all of the tests, test scoring, transcripts and diploma.
    • Readiness testing and scholarships for testing costs available.