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How to Prepare

If you are planning to take the GED test, use these resources to prepare.

KCC GED preparation program

GED prep classes are offered on a continuous basis at six sites throughout the KCC district. You can begin after attending an orientation session. The classes and study materials are free.

Take the predictive practice tests available through KCC's GED preparation program to identify which subjects you need to study.

Phone 815-802-8304 or 815-802-8300; or email mwolf@kcc.edu to make arrangements for the pre-test or to ask about classes.

MyGED portal

MyGED™ is an online portal to register, study and schedule the GED test, check scores, and learn about jobs and college.

Sign up for MyGED™ and click on “Study” to find tools, free practice test questions, and GED Ready™: The Official Practice Test, which can tell you if you're likely to pass. 

Constitution requirements

In Illinois, GED test takers who did not pass the Constitution test in high school must also pass a Constitution exam [Illinois Compiled Statutes - School Code (105 ILCS 5/27-3)]. 

This study guide (English) (Spanish), is written for GED test takers in Illinois who must take the Constitution exam. 

If you passed the Constitution test while in high school, send your high school transcripts to your local Regional Office of Education.

Contact your local Regional Office of Education for more information. For Kankakee and Iroquois counties:

Iroquois-Kankakee Regional Office of Education
189 E. Court St., Suite 600, Kankakee, IL 60901
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
815-937-2950

To locate another Regional Office of Education, go to the Illinois Community College Board’s website and search by city on the "ROE locator" or phone 217-558-5668.