HSE Student Info

High School Equivalency (HSE) Test – 2018 FORMS JKL

  • The HSE exam can be taken in parts, but all subtests must be completed within 60 calendar days from the start of the first subtest.
  • The cost to take the full battery is $ 90.00 ( Five Tests). The cost to retake a single subtest is $18.00.
  • Testers may retest in a subtest 3 times in a 6 month period.
  • The HSE test is administered at the Muncie Area Career Center, Adult Education Office, 2500 N. Elgin, Muncie, Indiana.

 

HSE/TASC SUBTESTS

TESTING TIME

NUMBER OF QUESTIONS

*majority are multiple choice, some gridded and constructed response

FOCUS AREAS

Language Arts Reading

85 minutes

48

75% Informational texts

25 % Literary Texts

Language Arts Writing

110 minutes total

(45 minutes essay)

48

1 essay

83.3% Edit & Revision

16.7% Essay writing

Mathematics

55 minutes

part 1 (calculator)

 

50 minutes

part 2 (non calculator)

55

26 % Algebra

26 % Functions

23% Geometry

13% Number/quantity

12 % Statistics & Probability

Social Studies

75 minutes

48

25% US History

25% World History

20% Civics & Government

10% Geography

20% Economics

Science

75 minutes

48

50 % Life Science

25 % Earth/Space Science

25% Physical Science