GED (General Education Development)

We can help you register and prepare for your high school equivalency certificate. Classes offered in English and Spanish.

Registering for GED preparation courses at MCC:

  • Call (815) 455-8752 or come to Building A, Room 362 on Mondays or Thursdays at 9 a.m. or at 5 p.m.
  • Se habla espaƱol.

GED Prep Course

The GED examination preparation course covers:

  • language arts including grammar and fundamentals of written English
  • reading techniques for comprehension, evaluation and application interpretations
  • mathematics including problem solving, basic math review, geometry and algebra

The subject matter we review in class depends upon your skills and needs. Your completion time depends on your skills and your personal effort.

You'll be assessed and be placed in the appropriate classes to meet your needs.

Interested in studying for your GED online?

Answer a few questions about yourself and we'll help you decide if online learning fits your needs.

Prepare for your GED while taking college courses and advancing your career

Ask about the I-CAPS program!