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Heartland Community College

International Programs


You Are Welcome Here

You are always welcome at Heartland Community College.

We are committed to promoting international education, cross-cultural understanding, and global citizenship.

Study Abroad

As a Heartland student, you can earn credit towards your degree by studying in one of eight countries through the Illinois Consortium for International Studies and Programs (ICISP).

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International Students

We welcome students from around the world to study at Heartland. In 2021, Heartland students represented 42 nations worldwide. 

Committee for Global Education

The Committee for Global Education (CGE) is the advisory body to the International Programs office tasked with reviewing matters related to international curriculum and programs. The goal of this committee is to provide a coordinating body in order to facilitate connections and dialog across departments and programs in regards to international initiatives and global education. 

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Contact Us

International Programs Office

Phone: 309-268-8043

Gavin Lee

Associate Director of International Programs
Primary Designated School Official (PDSO)
Responsible Officer (RO)
Phone: 309-268-8043

Zach Petrea

Study Abroad Coordinator
ICISP Representative
Phone: 309-268-8613