OAR 589-007-0500
State GED Fees


The Commission authorizes the Office to charge a fee of $38 per test at the time testing begins (this includes the $8.00 state administration fee).


Persons seeking a GED equivalency certificate shall be issued that certification upon verification that the state fee has been paid and the requirements of OAR 589-007-0400 (General Educational Development Program and Certificates of High School Equivalency) have been met.


State fees will be collected by GEDTS at the time a GED candidate registers online for the GED tests and will be distributed to the department on a monthly basis.


A GED high school equivalency certificate will be issued upon successful completion of the four subtests.


Effective January 2, 2014, the state discount retaken test fee of $10 will be implemented for up to two retaken tests per failed content area provided the retaken tests occur within 12 calendar months.
Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

Rule 589-007-0500’s source at or​.us