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If you want to learn skills to move ahead in the workplace, earn a new job, prepare for national certification in high demand career fields like healthcare, improve your computer skills, or just have fun learning something new like dance or culinary workshops, Continuing Education at Elgin Community College has a class for you!"

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Kids' College 2016 summer registration is now open!

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ECC's Continuing Education department is pleased to announce that registration for its Kids' College 2016 summer program is now open.  Please click on the direct link below to view the course titles and register.  Click on a title to view the course description.

Questions?  Please contact Karin Quist, program coordinator at 847-214-7123



ACT Test Preparation Classes Start February 6 at ECC

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Every single point matters!  Using the Cambridge "Six-Step Approach", students receive diagnostic testing and assessment through pre- and post-testing.  Students participate in basic skills review, in-class problem solving, concepts and strategies.  Also included is practice test reinforcement to identify subject matters that students need to improve.  Reading, English, Science and Math subjects are taught by experienced teachers.  This course is designed to help students achieve test scores that reflect their potential by helping them focus on key areas.  Books and practice tests are included in the course tuition.  Morning and afternoon sessions start on Saturday, February 6, 2016.  Course codes are CEB 903 100 or CEB 903 101.  Please register by February 1 to assure receipt of books and materials provided at the beginning of class.  Access this link for complete details and 24/7 online registration:


Questions?  Please call Karin Quist, course developer at 847-214-7123 or email us at  


Kids' College 2016 spring classes and summer dates

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ECC Kids' College summer program is starting up earlier this year! 

Classes held June 13 through June 30 then resuming July 11 through July 28.

The summer program features a variety of subjects including STEM, cooking, art, sewing, theater, and much more! 

If you are interested and would like more information - give us a call or email us at and we will send you a schedule as soon as it's ready! 

Spring Kids' College classes are now open for registration! Please click below to view course descriptions about Chess, LEGO Robotics, Engineering and Programming!