Nebraska students are caught up in a scramble to finish their GED testing or they'll have to start over again with new tests in the New Year.
Vicki Bauer, of the Nebraska Department of Education said "we're just swamped with people trying to get their GED testing done."
A person earns a General Educational Development, GED, certificate by passing tests on reading, writing, social studies, science and math. A GED is high school equivalency is accepted by employers and universities.
The GED Testing Service will release a new series of tests in 2014. That means test results on the current series won't be valid if they aren't completed soon.