Turn your possibilities into opportunities today. There are no limits to an ECC education when coupled with your determination and imagination.
With ECC's first-rate academics, comprehensive offerings, guaranteed degrees, convenient locations, affordable tuition, small classes and a caring staff and faculty, you can go anywhere you want to go!
ECC was founded January 10, 1949 by the District U-46 Board of Education. In July, 1965, the Illinois General Assembly passed the Junior College Act and later that fall, Community College
District 509 was born.
- Accredited by the
Higher Learning Commission
- Recognized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education and
Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) |
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- One of every 12 in-district adults takes at least one course at ECC every year
- Three of every 10 in-district graduating high school seniors makes this college their first choice every year
- Average class size is under 20
- Accessible to students and visitors with disabilities.
- Certain programs accredited or approved by professional organizations. For listing contact office of Curriculum and Compliance, 847-214-7485.
You don't have to be a student to enjoy benefits of the college.
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