Course Description

This completely online and self-paced, five-module GED® Test Prep course provides a comprehensive preparation for the GED® Social Studies Test. The course includes exam-taking tips, a diagnostic test that doubles as a full-length practice exam, practice questions at the end of each module, and a second full-length practice exam at the end of the course. More than 200 practice questions address the Social Studies Practices and four Content Topic areas covered in the GED® Social Studies Test.

Learner Outcomes

After completing this course, you'll be able to:

  • Answer GED questions on social studies practices
  • Answer GED questions on civics and government
  • Answer GED questions on U.S. History
  • Answer GED questions on economics
  • Answer GED questions on geography and the world

Upon completion of the course, learners may be eligible for:

  • IACET CEUs: 8 (Contact Hours: 80 hours)

Please Note:

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEUs.


This course is offered through our curriculum partner, MindEdge, Inc. MindEdge was founded in 1998 by Harvard and MIT educators with a mission to improve the way the world learns. Since then, more than three million learners have participated in MindEdge programs.

Registered students will receive individualized communication with further instructions to help you prepare for class.

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Section Title
GED® Exam Prep: Social Studies
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Registration Fee non-credit $49.00
Section Notes
This course encompasses 80 hours of on-demand content to complete on your own schedule. 
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