Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI)

Heartland Community College is a participant in the Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI), a statewide transfer agreement among more then 100 colleges and universities in Illinois.

For more information about the Illinois Articulation Initiative, please visit the IAI website

General Education Core Curriculum Requirement 

For completion of the Associate in Arts degree, you will need to complete a minimum of 37 general education core curriculum (GECC) hours, within 7 categories, as part of the 60 credit hour degree. For the completion of the Associate in Science degree, you will need to complete a minimum of 41 general education core hours as part of the 60 credit hour degree. The remaining credit hours are electives.

The icons you see below indicate what category of IAI your course will satisfy. You will find these icons throughout the schedule within the course description.

Please click on the icons to view what courses Heartland has to offer within each of the required categories.

Contact Us

Normal Campus

Community Commons Building (CCB) Suite 1000
1500 W. Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Schedule an appointment: 309-268-8027
Phone: 309-268-8033
Email: Raab.Advisors@heartland.edu

Heartland Pontiac Center

211 E. Madison Street
Pontiac, IL 61764
Phone: 815-842-6777
Email: Pontiac.Center@heartland.edu

Heartland Lincoln Center

620 Broadway Street
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-735-1731
Email: Lincoln.Center@heartland.edu