High School Equivalency Testing Information

For Illinois residents, High School Equivalency tests are administered at various testing locations throughout the state including the Belleville campus.

Southwestern Illinois College offers two brands of HSE tests (GED and HiSET).  Students may decide which test brand to take.

An online registration and testing fee payment is required to take the test.  More information can be found at the following links:

GED   http://www.ged.com

HiSET   http://hiset.ets.org/test_takers

Belleville Campus

Testing Center
Language Arts Building, Room 1331
2500 Carlyle Ave.
Belleville, IL 62221

In addition to achieving the minimum score in each of the subject areas, proof of passing the Illinois & U.S. Constitution will be required to obtain a high school equivalency certificate.  Upon passing the GED or HiSET, this proof will have to be shown to the Regional Office of Education in the passer’s county of residence along with their $20 certificate and official transcript fee.

Regional Offices of Education

Madison Co. R.O.E.

157 N. Main St.
Edwardsville, IL 62025
618-692-6200, ext. 4636

Monroe & Randolph  Co. R.O.E.

107 E. Mill St.
Waterloo, IL 62298

St Clair Co. R.O.E.

1000 S. Illinois St.
Belleville, IL 62220
618-825-3900, ext. 110