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Para registrarse y hacer una cita para la prueba ETS-HiSet.

Información importante acerca de cambios en el examen de equivalencia de escuela secundaria

Hay un nuevo examen de equivalencia de escuela secundaria . El Centro de Pruebas de Equivalencia Paterson High School está administrando la prueba ETS- HiSet (prueba en computadora).

Para aquellos que han tomado la prueba, pero no han pasado (a finales de 2013), sus calificaciones han caducado. Usted tendrá que tomar la nueva prueba de equivalencia de escuela secundaria (HiSet).

Al pasar el nuevo examen de equivalencia es la clave para abrir las puertas a la universidad, un trabajo mejor y ganándose el respeto que se merece. No se pierdas esta oportunidad de convertir un pequeño paso en su próxima gran oportunidad.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Ms. Maria Lorenzo

HSE Examiner

The TESTING CENTER is open Monday - Friday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.

You can check on your schedule with HiSET for the evening hours.

LOCATION:

The Paterson HSE Testing Center is located at:
151 Ellison Street
Paterson, NJ 07505

HSE Testing Center

TESTING INFORMATION FOR THE (HSE)

High School Equivalency Test

(Formerly known as G.E.D.)

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING CHANGES TO THE HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY TEST

There is a new High School Equivalency Test. The Paterson High School Equivalency Test Center is administering the ETS-HiSet Test (Computer-based Testing).

For those who have taken the test but have not passed (by the end of 2013), your scores have EXPIRED. You will have to take the new High School Equivalency Test (HiSet).

Passing the new High School Equivalency Test is the key to opening doors to college, a better job, and earning the respect you deserve. Don’t miss this chance to turn one small step into your next big opportunity!

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS TO TAKE THE HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY TEST

Must be a resident of New Jersey

Have not graduated from an accredited high school or received a High School diploma or equivalency certificate.

Must be at least 16 years old and officially withdrawn from school

 

HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE ETS-HISET EXAM

Please go to the HiSet Test website:  You must register online for appointment dates and to pay for your exam.

 

YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PAY A TEST FEE OF $90.00 BY CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD ONLY

 

TEST LANGUAGES OFFERED:

ENGLISH AND SPANISH

Test(s) Offered

Format

Fee

Retest Fee

Hi-SET

Computer

$90.00

First two retests $8.00 Administration Fee only. If needed next re-test is $10.00 + $8.00 Admin. Fee = $18.00

TASC

Computer

$92.00

First two retests $8.00 Administration Fee only. If needed next re-test is $10.40 + $8.00 Admin Fee = $18.40

 

Once you have registered through HiSet, you will have to come to the Paterson HSE Testing Center on the Monday of your test week, with the following:

 

PRIMARY ID REQUIREMENTS

The last name  on your primary ID must match (excluding hyphens and accents) the name on your registration confirmation.

The following ID documents are acceptable for admission to a test center:

  • Passport
  • Government-issued driver's license or temporary license
  • State ID card ( including those issued by the motor vehicle agencies)
  • National ID card
  • Military ID card
  • Proof of residence

 

* Note: some ID requirements vary by state so be sure to check your state's ID requirement policies.

 

HISET® FEES, PAYMENT AND REFUND POLICIES

Please be aware of fraudulent websites that claim you can pay a fee and earn your high school equivalency diploma. Testing including online must be administered at an official High School Equivalency testing site.

New Jersey Adult Education

Student Resources

Took the GED Test before the Year 2014?

Need a transcript?  You will need to

contact the State Dept. of Education at:  

Tel # 609-777-1050   

Fax#: 609-984-0573

Email: adulted_info@doe.state.nj.us

New Jersey Adult Education

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New Jersey HiSET® Requirements

 

POLICIES - RETESTING

  • You cannot take a subtest more than three times in a calendar year. This is true whether you take them individually, as a battery, or in any other combination.
  • Certain states have a waiting period for retesting.
  • If you bought a battery:
  • You get two FREE retests for each subtest within a 12 month period from the date you purchased your battery.
  • After the 12 months are up, you must pay $18 for each subtest you want to retake, or you can purchase a new battery.
  • If you purchased an individual subtest, you must pay $18 for each subtest you want to retake.
  • If you purchase a new battery, you get another 12-month period with two free retests per subtest.
  • Whether you purchase subtests individually or as a battery, there may be additional state or test center fees to retest.