Normal West High School

Potential Courses

General Education Required Placement Test(s)
CHEM 120: Fundamentals of Chemistry

ACCUPLACER® Literacy & Math

COMM 101: Introduction to Oral Communication


EASC 111: Environment Earth
EASC 122: Introduction to Earth Science Lab
ENGL 101: Critical Reading & Writing 
ENGL 102: Multimodal Composition 
HIST 101: Western Civilization to 1500 
HIST 102: Western Civilization from 1500 
HUMA 101: Introduction to Humanities 
MATH 111: Finite Mathematics

ACCUPLACER® Literacy & Math

Transfer Elective Required Placement Test(s)
CHLD 202: Health, Safety & Nutrition for the Young Child NONE


Career and Technical Education Required Placement Test(s)
MFTG 115: Manufacturing & Production Processes


WELD 110: Introduction to Welding Processes
WELD 116: Shielded Metal Arc Welding I

Admission Process Alerts 

  • You must successfully submit the Heartland student application for FALL 2018 if:
    • you are a new student to the program
    • you previously submitted the application, but have not taken any HCC courses
  • Heartland will waive some ACCUPLACER® requirements if you have:
    • qualifying COMPASS or ACCUPLACER scores within the last 2 years 
    • the eligible ACT or SAT scores within the last 3 years
  • You must complete the student admission process by Dec 21, 2017.

Download the Unit 5 Dual Credit Handout (PDF)

Student Admission Process 

» Submit the Heartland student application for the correct start term. [Use this guide for help.]

» Make an appointment through myHeartland for placement testing if required. [Use these instructions to access myHeartland for the first time.]

You can request enrollment into dual credit courses during the enrollment period at your school after you meet all requirements.  

*Each high school may choose an admission process deadline between September - April.*