Order Official GED Transcripts
Only the State GED Office can issue an official GED transcript of scores earned on the Ohio GED. You can obtain an official GED transcript of scores by placing an order on the Ohio Department of Education website or by completing one of the request forms below and returning by mail to the State GED Office.
Order Your GED Transcript Online - For Applicants Only
Online transcripts are processed within 2 business days; hard copies of transcripts reach Columbus, Ohio post office within 2-3 business days of processing & faxed copies are sent within 2 business days of processing.
To complete an online order, you must have a SAFE account. A SAFE account is a secure application only available on the Ohio Department of Education website.
Order Your GED Transcript by Mail - For applicants, businesses, schools or third parties verifying a GED
Mailed in $10 transcript requests are processed within 30 business days. Hard copies of transcripts reach the Columbus, Oho post office within 2-3 business days after processing.
Mailed in $15 transcript requests are processed within 15 business days. Hard copies of transcripts reach the Columbus, Ohio post office within 2-3 business days after processing. Faxed copies of transcripts for requests with fax #s given are sent within 2 business days of processing.
If you would like to order by mail, please print the applicable GED Transcript Request form below and return with the correct payment by mail.
An unofficial copy of your test results may be viewed and printed for free using your SAFE account.
The non-refundable service fee is for the record search. It does not guarantee that the person has taken or earned a GED. The Ohio GED Office will mail an official transcript of GED scores or a "No Record Found" letter to the institution, employer, agency or individual you designate as the recipient of the requested information. For security and authenticity purposes, all official transcripts are mailed directly from the Ohio GED Office to the institution, employer, agency or individual.
For your protection, the Privacy Act of 1974 requires written permission with your signature to release GED scores. The Ohio GED Transcript Office and local GED testing centers can not release GED score information over the telephone.
GED® SCORES FROM OTHER STATES
The State GED Office has scores of the official GED taken at test centers in Ohio. GED test scores earned outside Ohio can be transferred to Ohio if the scores are reported directly from
Official state-sponsored GED test centers
Veterans Administration hospitals
American Council on Education
Other state departments of education.
View contacts from other states.
Last Modified: 11/5/2013 8:41:40 AM