In the state of Montana, the high school equivalency test given is called the HiSET.  FVCC Adult Education offers a class to help you study for and pass the HiSET test. There is no course fee for the HiSET prep class. It is offered several times a year on the Kalispell and Libby campuses.  Orientation and registration are required and can be done by calling (406) 756-3884.

The HiSET is offered to those who have not received a high school diploma, are not attending high school, are at least 16 years of age, and are Montana residents. Individuals under 19 years of age should call (406)756-3884 for age requirements or go to requirements by age.

Scheduling Your Test

When you are ready to take the HiSET test, register for your test at

Click Sign In/Sign Up button. New users will create an account.


  • Computer-based tests are $10.75 each for 5 tests totaling $53.75;
  • Paper-based tests are $15 per test for 5 tests totaling $75;
  • Fees are paid on the HiSET website when testing is scheduled.
  • You will pay an additional $5 per test to the FVCC business office on or before testing day.

On Testing Day

On the day of your scheduled test bring to your test:

  1. Montana issued picture ID
  2. Receipt for $5 per scheduled test (paid at college business office in Blake Hall)

Testing takes place in the Learning Resource Center, room 123A.