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State of Illinois High School Diploma (GED®/HISET®) FAQ

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How do I know if I am ready for the GED or HiSET exams?


You can take the exams anytime, but there is no guarantee that you will pass. Most people need extra help to get ready for the exams. If you take classes at ECC, your teachers will guide you in taking the exams. If you are in level 5, they will give you a free practice test indicating your readiness.


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