Nearly 800,000 people take the high school equivalency exam each year making it the second most popular way of earning a high school credential after the traditional high school diploma. In Nevada, you can take the GED, HiSET, TASC as a high school equivalency exam. To take the test, first, check the Nevada State office website to learn about the policies. After that, register to take your GED, HiSET, TASC on the test website.
There are other programs that allow students get high school diplomas too. Many of these programs, including online schools are run by the school districts or other state agencies. It’s important you contact the right agency to avoid getting scammed.
Free tutoring, college scholarships, free job training, free counseling and other resources are available for GED, HiSET, TASC seekers and low-income young adults through the local community colleges, the employment offices, and non-profit agencies. See the links below to take advantage of these resources.
Click here to go to the Nevada State Office Website
Click here to go to the Transcript Request Website
Click here for sign up for affordable online tutoring
Click here for GED Registration
Click here for HiSET Registration
Click here for TASC Registration
High School Completion And Other Education Programs
Alternative Learning Programs
School districts offer various high school completion programs for students up to 21 years old.
Click here for School Districts
Local employment offices provide various youth programs to low-income youth (age 14-21) who require additional assistance to complete an educational program, or to secure and hold employment. Youth services include tutoring, alternative school, summer employment, internships, job training, counseling and more.
Click here for Employment Offices
Need-Based and Merit-Based State Scholarships
Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship Program
While the application process is usually done through local high schools, the scholarship is available to GED graduates as well. If you need additional information or assistance in completing the application form, directly call the Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship Office at (888) 477-2667 or in Las Vegas at (702) 486-3383. You can also visit their website at http://www.nevadatreasurer.gov/GGMS/GGMS_Home/
Application form: https://nevadatreasurer.gov/documents/millennium/Form-NoDiploma.pdf