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I’ve heard you have to wait until your class graduates from high school to take the HSE exam. Is this true and what are the requirements for taking the HSE exam?

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This is no longer true. To test in Illinois, you must be at least 17 years old and a resident of Illinois for at least 30 days. Additionally, you cannot be currently attending high school, a high school graduate, or have previously passed the HSE exam.

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