GED® Score Enhancements: State Specific Information

We will continue to update this page with more information as states adopt the new GED® passing score of 145.


Alabama                                                               The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/15 - 4/1.

Alaska

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.

Arizona

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/15 - 4/1.

Arkansas

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, diplomas were sent starting 5/5. It may take up to two weeks for you to receive your credential.

California

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/17 - 3/18.

Colorado

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.

Connecticut

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect to receive your credentials by the end of March. 

Delaware

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. We will update this page shortly with information on the state’s timeline for issuing credentials.

District of Columbia

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 4/27 - 4/29.

Florida

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. Your MyGED® score report will reflect the new score levels on March 23, 2016. If you’ve passed the GED® tests, you will receive an eTranscript and Diploma between March 23-25.

Georgia

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will be mailed a transcript beginning 3/21.

Hawaii

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Idaho

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.

Illinois

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/15 - 4/1.

Kansas

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.

Kentucky

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. We will update this page shortly with information on the state’s timeline for issuing credentials.

Maryland

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/15 - 4/1.

Michigan

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. We will update this page shortly with information on the state’s timeline for issuing credentials.

Minnesota

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you after 3/8.

Mississippi

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Nebraska

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. Diplomas are available starting 4/27 from the Nebraska Department of Adult Education. For more information about receiving a diploma, students should go to https://www.education.ne.gov/ADED/index.html.

Nevada

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, please visit the following website for more information on receiving a diploma: http://www.nevadaadulteducation.org/Students_and_Supporters/High_School_Equivalency_Testing_and_Information/GED_Score_Change.html

New Jersey

 

This state is in the process of evaluating and adopting the 145 score change. Simply continue testing as you normally would. This change has to go through a formal approval process that will take some extra time, and we will update this page as the state notifies us.

New Mexico

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.

North Carolina

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

North Dakota  

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. We will update this page shortly with information on the state’s timeline for issuing credentials.

Ohio

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Oklahoma

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.

Oregon

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Pennsylvania

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. We will update this page shortly with information on the state’s timeline for issuing credentials.

Rhode Island

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/8 - 3/15.

South Carolina

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. We will update this page shortly with information on the state’s timeline for issuing credentials.

South Dakota

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Tennessee

The passing score in this state remains at 150.

Texas

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, your certificate will be emailed to you in early February, 2016.

Utah

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Vermont

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Virginia

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Washington

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you will receive an eTranscript between 3/1-3/4.

Wisconsin

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your credentials to be mailed to you between 3/15 - 4/1.

Wyoming

 

The 145 score change is effective immediately. If you’ve passed the GED® test, you can expect your updated credential status to be available at DiplomaSender.com between 3/8 and 3/15.