States with Highest Corrections Pass Rates

Here’s a look at the top states for Corrections pass rates in 2018.

The 2018 national pass rate for Corrections rose to 80% in comparison to 78% in 2017. The 2018 national pass rate for GED testing was also 80%.

There are a number of states that surpassed both the national and Corrections pass rates including:

South Dakota  94%

Illinois  93%

Nebraska  93%

Nevada  90%

Oregon  90%

South Carolina  90%

Utah  90%

Minnesota  89%

North Dakota  88%

Colorado   87%

Delaware  87%

Idaho   87%

Thank you to our community of Corrections educators and staff that provide instruction and support to Corrections students! has additional resources and information for Corrections educators available here


  1. I am proud to say that I helped a lot of inmates pass the Exam from 2017-2019 at HCDC in Maryland. What a rewarding EXPERIENCE!!!!

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