On this page, you can find all GED testing facilities and prep class sites in the Edison area. New Jersey offers two options for high school equivalency testing, the GED and HiSET exams.
Both exams are available online and at New Jersey’s certified test centers. The TASC is no longer available.
The assessments are for adults without a high school diploma and give them the opportunity to acquire an equivalent degree.
GED® testing occurs via four individual tests in Language Arts, Social Studies, Math, and Science.
You don’t have to complete all four GED tests (modules) in one session. The tests are available one at a time.
The HiSET® includes five subtests that can also be taken separately. Here, the Literacy section has individual writing and reading tests.
In New Jersey, both exams are administered exclusively on a computer. Paper-based testing is not possible.
In the past online testing was not available. But now, there are also options to take the HiSET and GED exams online. Check the bottom of this page for more information.
Edison GED prep sites
Middlesex College GED Classes
2600 Woodbridge Ave | Edison | NJ 08818 | Phone (732) 906.2556
Edison Job Corps Center
500 Plainfield Ave | Edison | NJ 08817 | Phone: (732) 962.4800
Literacy New Jersey
100 Menlo Park Dr | Ste 314 | Edison | NJ 08837 | Phone: (732) 906.5456
1110 Rte 1 N | Edison | NJ 08817 | Phone: (732) 734.8041
Locations around Edison (cities in alphabetic order)
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road | Branchburg | NJ 08876 | Phone: (908) 218.8871
For Franklin Township Adult Education, call (908) 421.3833 or (732) 249.6410 x 339
580 Old York Rd | Branchburg | NJ 08876 | Phone: (908) 722.0233
High School Equivalency classes and testing are available at the Franklin Middle School, 415 Francis St, Somerset. Call (908) 421.3833 for more information.
Hunterdon County Educational Services Commission
37 Hoffmans Crossing Rd | Califon | NJ 07830 | Phone: (908) 806.2795
East Brunswick Community Education GED Classes
760 Rte 18 N | East Brunswick | NJ 08816 | Phone: (732) 613.6989
Sylvan East Brunswick
754 Rte 18 | Suite 103 | East Brunswick | NJ 08816 | Phone: (732) 416.7442
Union County Coll. GED Classes
40 W Jersey St | Elizabeth | NJ 07202 | Phone: (908) 659.5114
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Huntington Learning Ctr-Manalapan
100 Craig Rd | Manalapan | NJ 07726 | Phone: (732) 431.5400
Middletown Huntington Learning Ctr
2011 Rte 35 N | Middletown | NJ 07748 | Phone: (732) 671.0200
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New Brunswick Adult Learning Center
268 Baldwin St | 2nd Fl | New Brunswick | NJ 08901 | Phone: (732) 745.5300 ext. 4110
North Brunswick Township Adult Community Education (@North Brunswick High)
98 Raider Rd | North Brunswick Township | NJ 08902 | Phone: (732) 289.3040
Middlesex County Adult Correctional Center GED Program
Apple Orchard Ln & US-130 | North Brunswick Township | NJ 08902 | Phone: 732) 297.3636
Not open to the public
Perth Amboy Adult Basic Education
178 Barracks St | Perth Amboy | NJ 08861 | Phone: (732) 376.6240 ext. 3140
New Brunswick Adult Learning Center
60 Washington St | Perth Amboy | NJ 08861 | Phone: (732) 906-4231/2556 or (732) 906-7755
Union County College-Plainfield Center for Economic and Workforce Development
232 East Second St | Plainfield | NJ 07060 | Phone: (908) 659-5114
Plainfield Public Library
800 Park Ave | Plainfield | NJ 07060 | Phone: (908) 757.1111 (ext. 122)
Literacy New Jersey
121-125 Chestnut St | Suite 203 | Roselle | NJ 07203 | Phone: (908) 486.1777
Union County Schools GED Classes
1776 Raritan Road | Scotch Plains | New Jersey 07076 | Phone: (908) 659-5177
Franklin Middle School (Jointure GED Classes)
415 Francis St | Somerset | NJ 08873 | Phone: (908) 421-3833
Coll. of Staten Island (Adult Literacy & Language Program)
2800 Victory Blvd | Staten Island | NY 10314 | Phone: (718) 982-3996
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1009 St Georges Ave | Woodbridge | NJ 07067 | Phone: (973) 273-4996
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Edison area GED test centers
After Edison, Cities in Alphabetical Order
DiNi Communications Inc. GED Testing Center
340 Campus Drive | Edison | New Jersey 08837 | Phone (732) 225-4514
Raritan Valley Community College (GED)
118 Lamington Road | Branchburg | New Jersey 08876 | Phone: (908) 526-1200
Union County College Testing Center (6th Floor, Room 615)
12-24 W Jersey Street | Elizabeth | New Jersey 07202 | Phone (908) 659.5154
Click here for more -> Elizabeth area GED test centers
Lincoln Technical Institute (GED Testing)
675 Route 1 – Iselin | New Jersey 08830 | Phone (732) 548-8798 (x 42103)
UCEDA Institute-New Brunswick (HiSET)
338 George Street | New Brunswick | New Jersey 08901 | Phone (732) 214-9500
New Brunswick ALC (Adult Learning Center
268 Baldwin Street | New Brunswick | New Jersey 08901 | Phone (732) 745-5300 (ext 4105)
DeVry University (HiSET/GED)
630 US 1 | North Brunswick | New Jersey 08902 | Phone (732) 729-3532
Impetus SYS Careers
850 Carolier Lane | North Brunswick | New Jersey 08902 | Ph (732) 246.4555
Alternative Education Institute (HiSET Testing)
149 Kearny Avenue | Perth Amboy | NJ 08861 | Phone (732) 324-2114 ext 100
Perth Amboy Adult Education
178 Barracks Street | Perth Amboy | New Jersey 08861 | Phone (732) 376.6243
The Jewish Renaissance Foundation (HiSET)
149 Kearny Avenue | Suite 201 | Perth Amboy | New Jersey 08861 | Phone (732) 324.2114 ext. 107
Plainfield Public Library (GED Testing)
800 Park Avenue | Plainfield | New Jersey 07060 | Phone (908) 757-1111
Elite Training & Medical Transportation Center (GED Testing)
100 Morris Avenue | Suite 203-C | Springfield | New Jersey 07081 – Phone (973) 500-8268
Mercer County Comm. College (HiSET)
102 North Broad Street (Ste 118) | Trenton | New Jersey 08608 | Ph: (609) 570-3185
Introducing online GED and HiSET testing
In the past, if you wanted to sit for the HiSET or GED exam, you had to come to a state-approved New Jersey test facility. Online testing was just not offered. Well, this has now changed with the arrival of the online proctored GED and HiSET tests.
To learn all about the new HiSET-At-Home online exam, visit: ‘Welcoming the online HiSET test,’ and for information about the new online proctored GED exam, go to this article: ‘Introducing the online GED exam.’
To qualify for taking the GED exam in New Jersey, students need to be at least 16 years of age. 16 or 17-year-old test-takers, however, must submit a so-called “Consent to Participate” form and they must also hold written permission from their school districts.
Applicants cannot be enrolled in any public or private high school and the “Consent to Participate” form needs to be signed by a parent or guardian and submitted to the GED Chief Examiner upon registering for the GED assessment.
New Jersey does not require GED testers to take any pre GED prep course prior to taking the 4 exams, nor are they required to first take the official GED practice test, the “GED-Ready” test.
But since the GED and HiSET exams are very rigorous examinations, it is strongly recommended to become optimally prepared.
Last Updated on June 19, 2022.