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GED® High School Equivalency Program

Adult Education helps you:

  • Improve basic skills in reading, writing, math and problem solving
  • Prepare for the GED or other high school equivalency exams 
  • Achieve success with your academic and career goals
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Participate in GED classes and take the GED tests at Heartland Community College Pontiac.

  • Adult Education Registration Night

    Thursday, September 30th
    6:00 PM

    • Review program information
    • Register for class
    • Complete placement testing

    *Registration is encouraged, but not required.

    Call or email to have your name added to the roster!

  • Fall 2021

    Evening classes are Monday and Wednesday, 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. 


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