Michigan GED Test Programs
Mr. Ben Williams
State GED Administrator
Adult Education Office
Michigan Department of Career Development
201 N. Washington Square
Victor Building, 3rd Floor
Lansing, MI 48913
Fax: (517) 335-3461
Michigan GED Information
Title of State of Michigan Credential:
High School Equivalency Certificate
Michigan Requirements for Issuance of Certificate:
Minimum Test Scores: For ALL LANGUAGE editions (i.e., English, Spanish and French) of the GED test, a standard score of 410 on each of the five tests and an average standard score of 450 for all five tests is required.
Minimum Age: 18 years of age and class of which applicant would have been a member must have graduated. Individuals who are graduates of the Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, National Guard Michigan Youth Challenge Program qualify for a Michigan GED certificate if they are at least 16 years of age, and successfully complete all GED tests in accordance with Michigan jurisdictional score requirements.
Minimum Age for Testing:
Individuals who are at least 16 years of age and have been out of a regular school program for one calendar year may be tested. The calendar year waiting requirement may be waived if it is in the best interest of the individual as determined by a school district's superintendent or designee and parent/guardian and is in accordance with State approved GED testing center guidelines.
Michigan National Guard Youth Challenge Program graduates who are at least 16 years of age and no longer enrolled in high school are eligible for testing upon completion of the program.
Applicants for induction into the U.S. Armed Forces who are age 17 may be admitted to testing, provided a written request is made by the recruiting office of any branch of the Armed Forces stating that the applicant has met all military requirements for induction except for GED test scores, and provided request is accompanied by letter or written statement signed by the local school official stating that the individual has left school and that it would probably be in the best interest of the person to be admitted to testing and also a letter of permission for induction from the applicant's parent or guardian is furnished.Michigan GED Transcript Request
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