GED Classes

The Adult Education department offers FREE GED test preparation classes at its Belleville, Granite City and Red Bud campuses and at many extension sites. These classes prepare students for the GED, a high school equivalency examination, which is administered by the GED Testing Service.

Classes start monthly and usually last four or eight weeks. Day and evening classes are available.
Pre-registration is required to enroll for all locations.
Pre-registrations are held at the Belleville, Granite City and East St. Louis campuses.

For information or to pre-register for a class, call 618-235-2700, ext. 5525, or toll free in Illinois at
866-942-SWIC (7942), ext. 5525.

DAYTIME GED CLASSES
Location Dates Days Times
Cahokia - Holy Family School*

Aug. 14 - Sep. 5
Sep. 8 - Oct. 2
Oct. 6-30
Nov. 3 - Dec. 4

M-F
M-Th
M-Th
M-Th
9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Belleville Campus

Aug. 14 - Sep. 5
Sep. 8 - Oct. 2
Oct. 6-30
Nov. 3 - Dec. 4

M-F
M-Th
M-Th
M-Th

9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.*
or
11 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.*

Sam Wolf Granite City Campus

Aug. 14 - Sep. 5
Sep. 8 - Oct. 2
Oct. 6-30
Nov. 3 - Dec. 4

M-F
M-Th
M-Th
M-Th

9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.*
or
11 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.*

East St. Louis Community College Center

Aug. 14 - Sep. 5
Sep. 8 - Oct. 2
Oct. 6-30
Nov. 3 - Dec. 4

M-F
M-Th
M-Th
M-Th
9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.*
or
11 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.*
East St. Louis - Christian Activity Center* Sep. 2 - Oct. 9
Oct. 20 - Nov. 25

M, T, Th
M, T, Th

9-11:50 a.m.
Red Bud Campus Sep. 2 - Oct. 9
Oct. 20 - Nov. 25
M, T, Th
M, T, Th
9-11:50 a.m.
Healthcare Bridge GED Program**
(Belleville Campus)
Aug. 18 - Oct. 9
Oct. 13 - Dec. 11
M-Th 11 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.
Manufacturing Bridge GED Program**
(Sam Wolf Granite City Campus)
Aug. 18 - Oct. 9
Oct. 20 - Dec. 12
TBD TBD

*Class locations/times are assigned based on students' availability and reading & math placement scores.

**The Bridge GED Programs are designed to not only prepare students for the GED test, but also transition GED students into specific career studies. If you are interested in this program, call Carol Gaa at 618-235-2700, ext. 5352, or email carol.gaa@swic.edu to set up an appointment that will determine eligibility.   

Online GED Classes
 ONLINE GED Class Oct. 6 - Dec. 4  TBD  TBD 
Evening GED Classes
Location Dates Days Times
Belleville Campus Aug. 14 - Oct. 9
Oct. 14 - Dec. 9
T, Th
T, Th
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Sam Wolf Granite City Campus Aug. 14 - Oct. 9
Oct. 14 - Dec. 9
T, Th
T, Th
5:30-8:30 p.m.
 Sam Wolf Granite City Campus - Spanish version Aug. 18 - Oct. 8
Oct. 15 - Dec. 10
M, W
M, W
5:30-8:50 p.m.
5:30-8:40 p.m.
ESL Community College Center Aug. 14 - Oct. 9
Oct. 14 - Dec. 9
T, Th
T, Th
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Collinsville High School* Aug. 14 - Oct. 9
Oct. 14 - Dec. 9
T, Th
T, Th
5:30-8:30 p.m.
 Dupo High School* Sep. 4 - Nov. 25  T, Th 

5:30-8:20 p.m.