GED Scores

How can I use my GED Scores for placement? If you took the GED Test within the last 2 years, you may be able to use your math or English score for placement. 


GED Score Shoreline Placement
160 or higher ENGL& 101
145 - 159 ENGL 099
Lower than 145 Use another method for placement


Math GED Score Shoreline Placement
165 or higher MATH 099, MATH& 107, or MATH& 146
155 - 164 MATH 098
145 - 154 MATH 070
Lower than 145 Use another method for placement

What do I do next?

Choose one of the following options:

  • Bring a printed copy of your GED score(s) when you meet with an advisor to plan your classes.
  • If you are an online student, you can email a scanned copy of your score(s) to and schedule a virtual meeting.
  • Contact the relevant department for the Shoreline class you want to enter.