.04 Applicant Eligibility.

An applicant is eligible to take the GEDŽ Tests if the applicant:

A. Resides in the State of Maryland at the time of testing;

B. Is older than the age requirement for compulsory school attendance set by Education Article, §7-301, Annotated Code of Maryland; and

C. Either:

(1) Meets both of the following requirements:

(a) Has not obtained a Maryland high school diploma or a high school certificate or diploma issued by another state or non-U.S. or correspondence school; and

(b) Has been officially withdrawn from a regular full-time public or private school; or

(2) Has obtained a Maryland High School Certificate of Program Completion in accordance with COMAR 13A.03 .02.09D.