High School Equivalency Certificate Information

HSEC Requirements

For new High School Equivalency Certificate (HSEC) information, please visit the Wyoming Community College Commission, or view this PDF.

Please Note:

  • Students cannot initiate the Hathaway Scholarship prior to student’s natural graduation date, unless it has been court ordered to complete a HSEC, the student has been emancipated, is a parent or guardian of a minor, or for other good cause shown as determined by the department.
  • Students must initiate the Hathaway Scholarship within 2 years of their natural graduation date.
  • The student must have received the HSEC while residing in Wyoming and attended a Wyoming high school.

Honors Level Requirements

To earn the Honors level of the Hathaway Scholarship, which award $1,680 per year, students must have:

  • GED – 170
  • TASC – 600
  • HiSET – 16
  • ACT Score – 25

Performance Level Requirements

To earn the Performance level of the Hathaway Scholarship, which award $1,260 per year, students must have:

  • GED – 164
  • TASC – 570
  • HiSET – 14
  • ACT Score – 21

Opportunity Level Requirements

To earn the Opportunity level of the Hathaway Scholarship, which award $840 per year, students must have:

  • GED – 157
  • TASC – 530
  • HiSET – 12
  • ACT Score – 19

Provisional Opportunity Level Requirements

To earn the Provisional Opportunity level of the Hathaway Scholarship, which award $840 per year, students must have:

  • GED – 157
  • TASC – 530
  • HiSET -12
  • ACT Score – 17 OR WorkKeys – 12
  • Must be initially used at a Wyoming Community College. Upon completion of a degree or certificate, students may extend the scholarship.