Benefits of the GED® Test

GED® Test Specifications

The GED® test consists of four content areas:

Reasoning Through Language Arts (RLA) (150 minutes)

* The time allotted for sections 1 and 3 may vary slightly, but the total test time will always be 150 minutes.

Mathematical Reasoning (115 minutes)

Science (90 minutes)

Social Studies (70 minutes)

The GED® Test Experience

Tests are administered in English. Tests consist of 6 different item types:

Tests are delivered on computer (not online). Paper testing only available as an accommodation.