How to Graduate

Step 1: Take classes at a prep center or study on your own.

Many students prepare for the GED® exam by taking classes at an authorized local GED preparation program. Some students also choose to study with online classes or study at their own pace with books or digital study materials.

Benefits of a prep center

Learn from expert instructors.

Teachers at authorized GED prep programs will provide guidance and instruction in each of the GED exam subjects to help you pass.

Get one-on-one
help.

Since many of the prep programs have smaller class sizes, you’ll benefit from the opportunity to receive individualized instruction.

Learn the concepts you need to pass.

GED instructors will cover the exact skills and content you'll be tested on so you can be confident on exam day.

Other study options

Online Classes

Get set for the GED with GED Live online classes featuring top-rated instructors. On-demand recorded courses provide added flexibility.

Digital Practice Questions

Access 1000’s of interactive GED practice questions and answers covering concepts you need to know to pass.