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GED® High School Equivalency Program

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

  • Spring 2022 classes (starting Jan. 18)

    Evening classes are Monday and Tuesday, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm

    Morning classes are Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

  • 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 online orientation and placement testing. Click here to learn more about the orientation process. 

    If you require internet access to complete the online orientation, contact HCC Pontiac to arrange a time. You can also complete your placement testing at HCC Pontiac. You do not need to study for this test! Once the orientation and testing is complete, you'll be ready to attend the online classes. 

    Phone: 815-842-6777


    Facebook: Pontiac Facebook

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

    Testing times are available from 8:30am-6:00pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, excluding holidays and other days HCCP may be closed. 

In order to particpate in the Adult Education program, you will first need to complete an Online Orientation.

Orientation will give you a better understanding of the Adult Education/ HSE program and resources we offer.  Once the orientation is completed, you will be able to sign up for placement testing and register for classes.


Monday: 8am to 8pm
Tuesday: 8am to 8pm
Wednesday: 8am to 8pm
Thursday: 8am to 8pm
Friday: 8am to 4pm
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Contact Us

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

Stacey Shrewsbury

Director, HCC Pontiac
Phone:  309-268-8952

John Salzer

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

Dawn Shay

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