If you started the process towards getting a GED in Iowa, you better act fast. The test is moving online, and if people haven't passed all five sections by the end of this year, they'll have to start from scratch!
GED testing centers are being flooded with people who want to finish getting their degree. In 2014, the GED will be changed to the high school equivalency test. If sections of the test are left unfinished, they'll have to start from the beginning.
"They're aware of the change and instead of waiting until next year, they're coming in every day, every week, coming in droves to get this done," said Tyrone Hunt, DMACC GED Programmer.
The new test will cost $60 compared to the GED test which was around $120.
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