Courses & Programs

HiSET/GED Preparation

High School Equivalency Test

HCC provides an opportunity to earn your high school equivalency certificate through the HiSET test. The tests are online, though a paper test option is available. Sample questions and practice tests are available to help you prepare. Test takers can also access career counseling and learn more about furthering their education. Information regarding testing fees and requirements can be found on the HiSET website

What's on the HiSET Exam?

Your skills and knowledge are measured in five core areas that make up the five HiSET subtests:

  • Language Arts - Reading
  • Language Arts - Writing
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies

To register for the HiSET test, you must visit the HiSET website at and create an account. After creating an account you can register for the test. You may also download free preparation materials and information about HiSET testing procedures.

Transportation & Parking

Parking is available in campus lots. There is also frequent bus service available to the HCC campus. For complete information, go to our Visit HCC pages.


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Theresa Eccles
Chief Examiner & Test Administrator 
P: 413.552.2292
F: 413.552.2113