"The GED credential is highly regarded by both colleges and employers. In fact, the American Council on Education (ACE) reports that nearly all the employers throughout the nation are prepared to offer the same benefits, wages, and opportunities for advancement to GED graduates as they are to regular high school graduates. This is one reason the GED is referred to as a 'high school equivalency' test."Be aware that you will still need to pay for the exam itself and that not all colleges accept the GED for admission requirements.
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