High School Diploma

We asked 48,795 job seekers about their High School Diploma. This is what they told us:
  • 51% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their High School Diploma
  • 72% said earning their High School Diploma helped them make more money
  • 81% said earning their High School Diploma helped them get a job
  • 95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their High School Diploma

What are people saying about getting a High School Diploma?

Did this certification help you make more money?

72%

Did this certification help you make more money?

72% said earning their High School Diploma helped them make more money.Based on 48,062 responses

Did this certification help you get a job?

81%

Did this certification help you get a job?

81% said earning their High School Diploma helped them get a job.Based on 48,065 responses

Would you recommend this certification?

95%

Would you recommend this certification?

95% said they would recommend a family member of friend to earn their High School Diploma.Based on 48,077 responses

Why did you decide to earn your High School Diploma?

Based on 48,795 responses
Required for my current job
14%
Make more money
24%
Changing careers
10%
Get an edge over other candidates
8%
Help my career progression
51%
Other
33%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 26,776 responses
Customer Service RepresentativeView jobs
5%
Forklift OperatorView jobs
4%
Nursing AssistantView jobs
3%
Warehouse WorkerView jobs
3%
LaborerView jobs
3%
Other job titles: 1,831

What do people wish they knew before earning their High School Diploma?

28,614 people answered
You will get paid better if you get your GED
May 3, 2021
Have to have it to expand in your future.
May 3, 2021
I was with child at the age of 15. Has to drop out of school at a young age. I wanted an education to be able to move forward in life and be able to provide for my child.
May 3, 2021
That I could’ve completed this earlier to make more money.
May 3, 2021
You need to educate the mind, and show your capable of comprehending the job task your applying for.
May 3, 2021
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What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their High School Diploma?

30,846 people answered
You definitely need to study since the test changes some
May 3, 2021
Best decision I could have made for myself to further my employment!
May 3, 2021
Study and work towards your goal and it will be accomplished
May 3, 2021
It doesn’t hurt to get the education you need to succeed.
May 3, 2021
This requires alot of studying and knowledge of things I did not learn in high school.
May 3, 2021
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