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  1. Print and mail the ECP3 Application (PDF).
  2. Send your high school and/or college transcripts to Heartland Community College.
  3. Apply to Heartland Community College.
  4. Determine if you have fulfilled the testing requirement or if you will need to take the TAP, ACT with writing, or SAT exam (see Program Requirements).
  5. Email Johnna at, Professor Early Childhood Education, to express your interest in the ECP3 program and to request a meeting.

Contact Us

Johnna Darragh Ernst

Professor Early Childhood Education
Phone: 309-268-8746