ERIC Number: ED044612
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Aug
Reference Count: 0
High School Equivalency Testing Program of New York State. Information Handbook.
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Educational Testing.
This booklet is designed to enable New York State residents lacking a complete high school education to apply for and obtain a state equivalency diploma. It includes eligibility requirements, application procedures, score requirements, descriptions of the four General Educational Development (GED) tests, how to prepare for the GED tests, acceptance of foreign and out of state credentials, college admission based on GED tests, diploma and score reporting, retesting, testing for the visually handicapped, New York Regents endorsement of the high school equivalency diploma, and where to obtain forms and additional information. Testing centers and schedules for 1970-71 are listed, followed by frequently asked questions and a tear-out application form. (LY)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, College Admission, College Applicants, Directories, Equivalency Tests, Guides, Secondary School Curriculum, State Programs, Student Certification, Visual Impairments
New York State Education Department, Division of Educational Testing, High School Equivalency Testing Program, Albany, New York 12224 (free to public officials and educators)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Educational Testing.
Identifiers: General Educational Development Tests; New York