St. Augustine College offers intensive 10 week GED courses in both English and Spanish with the goal of preparing the student for college, workforce programs or jobs. St. Augustine College provides free GED or HiSET test preparation with a strong college and career readiness component. We offer the state of Illinois required Constitution testing, paid practice tests, and many other support services to assist students in completing the program and earn their Illinois High School Equivalency Certificate.

Classes StartClasses End
Monday, July 31, 2017Friday, October 06, 2017
Monday, October 16, 2017Friday, December 15, 2017
Monday, January 22, 2018Friday, March 30, 2018
Monday, April 09, 2018Friday, June 15, 2018

*Courses run every 10 weeks.

Call now to make an appointment to attend our High School Equivalency program orientation where you will learn about the program, take an assessment test and fill out our application to attend. Courses are offered at St. Augustine College locations conveniently located throughout Chicago and in Aurora, IL.

The state of Illinois now offers three options to complete your high school equivalency:
Our courses will prepare you for any of these exams.
There has never been a better time to get your GED and St Augustine College is ready to help! The GED Testing Service has announced that the GED passing score is now 145 instead of 150. This score change is effective immediately and all official GED test scores from January 1, 2014 with a 145 or higher will be considered passing. For questions on your test scores please contact Transition Specialist Lou Ramos at 773-878-4593 or

 Disclaimer: The GED Program at St. Augustine College is partially financed by the generous support of the United States Department of Education.