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Phone: (818) 947-2976
Fax: (818) 947-2975
Location: ACA 1101

Hours *
Mon 8:30am - 4:00pm
Tues 8:30am - 4:00pm
Wed 8:30am - 4:00pm
Thur 8:30am - 4:00pm
Fri 8:30am - 12:00pm

* Hours subject to change without notice.



HiSET (High School Equivalency Test)

& GED (General Education Development /  General Education Diploma )

CalWORKs Staff

Ellie Rabani, Director
Alicen Vera, Coordinator
Kristine Aslanyan, Counselor
Liliana Fanelli, Counselor
Paz Neri, Case Manager
Anna Gevorgian, CGCA
Additional Staff

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HiSET (High School Equivalency Test) alternative to the GED® Test
OPEN to California residents 18 YEARS of age and older with valid government issued identification!

Call us for more details
(818) 947-2600 ext. 4042 or (818) 947-2976

In pursuit of a career or attending college, earning a high school equivalency credential is vital. HiSET is an affordable alternative to the GED® test.

Test Information:

  • Paper-Based Testing Formatare available
  • Subject Areas - Language Arts-Reading & Writing, Science, Social Studies, Mathematics
  • $150 non-refundable, non-transferable fee. Additional fees for retakes.
  • Must be 18 years or older with valid government issued identification.
  • Must be a California resident.

2018 Testing Dates

HiSET Paper-Based Official Testing Days*
(Must attend both days)

January 5-6  Friday and Saturday & January 26-27 Friday and Saturday

February 23-24  Friday and Saturday
March 23-24  Friday and Saturday
April 27-28  Friday and Saturday
May 18-19  Friday and Saturday
June 8-9 Friday and Saturday
Juy 27-28 Friday and Saturday
August 10-11 Friday and Saturday
September 21-22 Friday and Saturday
October 19-20 Friday and Saturday
November 16-17 Friday and Saturday
December 7-8 Friday and Saturday

* Schedule subject to change without notice.

HiSET Practice Testing and Workshops:

  • HiSET practice testing is offered on Fridays* from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm.
  • Your practice test results will be evaluated and you will be notified of the classes/workshops you should attend based on your scores.
  • Practice Test Fee is $10, payable in exact CASH or MONEY ORDER only.
  • Space is limited. No late admittance.

* Schedule subject to change without notice.

** Date change.

HiSET Practice Test Dates in 2018*:
January 5, 12, 19, 26 
February 2, 9, 23
March 2, 9, 16, 23
April 13, 20, 27   
May 4, 11, 18, 25
June 1, 8, 15
July 3,10,17,24
August 7, 14, 21, 28
October 5, 12, 19,26
November 2, 9, 16, 30
December 7, 14
Additional practice testing by appointment, contact us at (818) 947-2976

 *Schedule subject to change without notice.

** Cancellation

CLICK HERE to download our HiSET Flyers

For more information about the HiSET test, visit:

Contact us:
(818) 947-2600 ext. 4042 or (818) 947-2976
Ask for Ovsana.
Location: Administration and Career Development Building (ACA), Room 1101

The GED test is for adults who do not have a high school diploma. Those who pass the test receive a California High School Equivalency Certificate.  The GED® test is made up of 4 subjects, broken into separate exams. You don’t have to take all 4 tests at once - you can space them out and go at your own pace.
LACCD will be offering GED testing district wide. At LAVC, GED is offered through the CalWORKs program. Test takers at LAVC must be 18 years or older, California resident with valid government identification, and not currently enrolled in High School. Cost of official test is $35 per subject (4 subjects total/computer based only). Subjects are: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. 
Registration is conducted online through

Download the GED Flyer by CLICKING HERE

If you took the 2002 GED Test series and would like transcripts, CLICK HERE