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High School Equivalency Testing


Please refer to the HiSET website for detailed information about fees and payment, testing options and accommodations, scheduling a test, the test day and scores.


Before you schedule an appointment to take the HiSET® exam, please read the following information carefully so you understand the process and policies.




To take the HiSET exam in the state of Missouri, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:


  • Age: You must be at least 16 years of age and out of high school to take the HiSET exam. If you are 16 years of age, you must also have completed at least 16 units toward high school graduation.
  • Residency: You must be a resident of Missouri to take the HiSET exam.
  • Test Preparation or Instruction: Missouri does not have any test preparation or instruction requirements to take the initial test. However, they do encourage instruction before testing.
  • Identification: You must present identification on test day at the HiSET test center. A valid permanent or temporary Missouri license (Driver, Nondriver, Intermediate, Commercial or Instruction (learners) permit), U.S. passport, or U.S. military ID. Outdated or expired identification will not be accepted. The name on the identification MUST match the name used when the tester registered for the HiSET.



Your HiSET Account


Create an account online. With a HiSET account you can easily find available test centers, pay your testing fees, check your registration information, view scores and more. See Your HiSET Account.


Test Centers and Dates


You can search for test centers near you at any time, and you can find available test dates and times online through your HiSET account.  See more about finding test centers and dates.


Disability Accommodations


If you have a disability or health-related need and require testing accommodations, you must request your accommodations through ETS before you schedule an appointment. The approval process can take six weeks or more, so be sure to allow enough time before your desired test date. See Disability Accommodations.


Fees and Refunds


To learn about HiSET exam fees, the forms of payment accepted and the refund policies, visit  before you schedule a test.  See Fees.


Scheduling Your Test


Once you are ready to take the test, you can schedule your testing appointment online through your HiSET account.  You can take all five tests in one day if the test center has availability, or you can schedule them across more than one day. You can take the five tests in any order. Be sure to read the policies on rescheduling, canceling or retaking the test as well. See Scheduling Your Test.


NOTE FOR BATTERY PURCHASERS: When you purchase all five subtests at one time in a battery, the purchase expires after 12 months. For more information, see What is the HiSET Battery?


Test Day


To help get ready for test day, review what to bring to the center, including proper identification, and find out what to expect on test day, see Test Day.



HiSET Test Dates at East Central College

All tests are given on Saturdays



December 13, 2014

January 10, 2015

February 7, 2015

March 7, 2015

March 21, 2015

April 11, 2015

April 18, 2015

May 2, 2015

May 9, 2015

June 6, 2015

July 11, 2015

August 8, 2015

September 12, 2015

October 10, 2015

November 14, 2015

December 12, 2015



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