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Heartland Community College

High School Equivalency Program (GED®)

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Participate in GED classes and take the GED tests at Heartland Community College Pontiac.

  • Spring 2024 classes

    Classes will start January 16, 2024


    Tuesdays & Thursdays 9 am-12 pm (In - Classroom)

    Wednesdays 9 am – 1 pm (Online)


    Monday and Tuesday 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm (In - Classroom)

    Wednesday 5:30 pm –9:00 pm (Online)

    Online classes are also available.  


  • Room 214

    Heartland College Pontiac
    211 E. Madison
    Suite 2 (Upper level)
    Pontiac, IL 61764

  • You don't pay anything. Classes are paid for by state and federal grants.
  • Before you can attend classes you need to complete an enrollment form and placement testing. Click here to complete the enrollment form. If you need computer/internet access you may complete the form at HCC Pontiac. 

    After completing the enrollment form, you'll have to take a placement test at HCC Pontiac. You do not need to study for this test! Once the form and testing is complete, you'll work with a career navigator to complete a short orientation and determine your class schedule. 

    Phone: 815-842-6777


  • Heartland Community College Pontiac (HCCP) is an official PearsonVUE testing site. Click here to schedule your test with PearsonVue. 

    Testing times are available from 9am-12pm and 1-4pm on Mondays, excluding holidays and other days HCCP may be closed. 

In order to participate in the Adult Education program, you will first need to complete an Enrollment Form



Monday-Thursday: 8am to 6pm
Friday-Sunday: Closed

Contact Us

HCC Pontiac
211 E Madison St, Ste #2
Pontiac, IL 61764
Phone: 815-842-6777
Fax: 815-844-5635

April Fornero

Director, HCC Pontiac
Phone:  309-268-8952

John Salzer

Associate Director, HCC Pontiac
Advisor, HCC Pontiac
Phone:  309-268-8953

Lisa Fite

Program Assistant, HCC Pontiac
Phone:  309-268-8951