Registration

Adult Education classes are non-credit and are provided at no cost to learners who qualify. Because eligibility requirements and class locations vary by program, we encourage interested students to contact the Outreach Center or one of our other locations to get started.

  • Outreach Center (East Moline) – 309-796-8216
  • Adult Learning Center (Rock Island) – 309-794-1072
  • Community Education Center (Kewanee) – 309-854-1875

Registration/testing and fees
Convenient registration occurs throughout the semester. An assessment during registration ensures accurate class placement within the program. Qualifying students attend classes without cost. GED students should note that there is a fee to take the GED test.

Registration qualifications
Students must reside in the Black Hawk College District and must be at least 17 years old and not enrolled in a K-12 school district (16-year-old students may enroll only with parental and K-12 school district permission). Optional Education/Youth GED classes are designed for students ages 16-18.

Class times and locations are subject to change based on enrollments.


Black Hawk College will make all educational and personnel decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran, except as specifically exempted by law.

For the purpose of compliance with Section 511 of Public Law 101-166 (Stevens Amendment), approximately 22% ($241,229) of FY 14 Black Hawk College Adult Education and Family Literacy funding comes from federal resources.