4 states offer GED, TASC, or HiSET testing for free: New York, West Virginia, Connecticut, and Maine.


  • New York and West Virginia use the TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion)

  • Maine is using the HiSET (High School Equivalency Test) 

  • Connecticut uses the GED exam (but there is a small registration fee)

2 states partly subsidize the GED test:


  • Arkansas: the GED exam fee is $16 ($4 per module or test)

  • Maryland: the GED exam costs $45 for all 4 subjects, $11,25 per module


To see details about your state go to this post: https://covcell.com/ged-test-by-state/