High School Equivalency Diploma

Open the door to the future! Time to get a High School Equivalency Diploma!

See Frequently Asked Questions about the High School Equivalency Diploma

Ivy Tech Community College in Fort Wayne is offering the High School Equivalency Diploma test on computer only beginning Feb.8, 2012.

The test will be offered several days a week-every week.  The schedule will be available to you on the registration web site.


  1. 18 years and over AND a resident of Indiana for at least 30 days
    ID – valid (not expired) state or government issued ID from Indiana or out of state ID with a utility bill from Indiana showing 30 days of service
  2. 16-17 years of age-also a resident of Indiana for at least 30 days
    ID-state or government issued from Indiana or out of state ID with a utility bill from Indiana showing 30 days of service
    Exit interview signed by any Indiana superintendent
    Exit interview form is available to print on the registration site
  3. Credit card or debit card for online payment
  4. E-mail account—(an e-mail account can be created at the registration site)

To register: After Feb. 6, 2012

When registering use your name EXACTLY as it appears on your valid state issued ID

  1. Use any computer-at home or at a local library
  2. Go to:  www.GEDcomputer.com
    Create an account and go to your e-mail to get account activation e-mail with registration code
  3. Go back into your account with the user name and password you created and complete the 2 registration forms:
    a. Standard High School Equivalency Diploma testing form
    b. Jurisdiction specific form
  4. Any additional forms needed- will put registration on hold-an e-mail will give you information on additional requirements that may be needed
  5. After you are eligible to test then you can schedule your exam-you may do it immediately or come back at a later date
  6. Select the High School Equivalency Diploma 2002 series exam
  7. Select your language
  8. Select tests you wish to take-you may take all 5 tests in one sitting or take one a day.  All 5 tests must be completed in 60 days to be considered as a complete High School Equivalency Diploma battery
  9. Agree to the non-Disclosure Agreement (if you do not agree you cannot move forward)
  10. Choose a test center—3 close options will be available to you
  11. Choose test date and time-options will be available
  12. Payment-credit card or voucher—payment must be made to reserve a seat at any center
  13. Agree to testing policies and submit the order
  14. An e-mail will be generated to the e-mail account you  created in the registration process with details of the appointment-date/time/test center address/ID required /cancellation policies and what to bring to the center to test
  15. On test day
    a. Arrive early for the test
    b. Have your valid state issued ID (if out of state have your utility bill showing 30 days of service in Indiana)
    c. If 16 or 17 have your state issued ID and exit interview sheet (if needed have your utility bill showing 30 days of service in Indiana)

High School Equivalency Diploma Preparation

There are many community resources that offer preparation classes for the High School Equivalency Diploma. Some of the sites also offer a voucher for a free High School Equivalency Diploma test.

Contact the following sites for information:

Allen County area     

Anthis Career Center Adult & Continuing Education

The Literacy Alliance

Educational Opportunity Center

East Wayne Street Center

Sylvan Learning Centers
North: 260-485-1330
South: 260-436-2710

High School Equivalency Diploma book
Check in local libraries

Online Ed2Go class
Visit online

High School Equivalency Diploma sample Test
Questions/calculator information at American Council on Education.

DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble,
Steuben counties

Four County Area Vocational Cooperative
1-888 349-0250

Adams and Wells counties

Bellmont High School - Jeanie Smith

Adams County WorkOne

Wells County WorkOne

Huntington and Whitley counties

Huntington North High School - Steve Schenkel

Whitley Literacy Council
260-244-5772, ext. 1128

High School Equivalency Diploma Transcripts/Diplomas

If you need a copy of your High School Equivalency Diploma exam and you have taken the test in the state of Indiana:

  • Transcripts are available at diplomasender.com
    • Have a credit card ready
    • Fill out the information requested
    • Cost:  $5 for employment verification letter; $15 for a duplicate certificate; $15 for a duplicate transcript
  • If you have problems at Diplomasender, send an e-mail describing you problems to: support@diplomasender.com

Other High School Equivalency Diploma information available at:  www.in.gov

  • In the white space where the spy glass is type in: High School Equivalency Diploma
  • Choose the link that will answer your question