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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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College Night October 1st!

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When: Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Time: 6 to 8 pm, presentations begin promptly
Location: Building H, ECC Campus
Parking: Park in the red lot marked H. Enter the college through the lobby of Building H.

See which colleges will attend! The College Night program has the list plus additional information. Download brochure

  • Attend special presentations that will help prepare you for college (English and Spanish)
  • Meet with representatives from over 100 colleges and universities
  • ECC representatives will also be available to discuss program options such as nursing, engineering, automotive, etc.

 

Beginning Salsa Dance starts next Friday, 10/4!

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 CEC-206-300 Beginning Salsa Dance

Eight weeks of fun learning and practicing popular Puerto Rican and Mexican Latin dance styles. Our students are introduced to the basic steps of the salsa, merengue, and cumbia. Get a workout the fun way and experience the joy of salsa and the lively steps of the other Latin dances that are so popular in club dancing. This class fills quickly, so register early! Sign up with or without a partner. Our instructor, Celia Lopez, is bilingual (Spanish/English). Course fee is per person.

Friday, 10/4 - 11/22     6 PM - 7:15 PM     $139

To register call 847-622-3036 or register online at www.elgin.edu/cereg

For more info visit http://elgin.edu/noncreditclassesdetail.aspx?strPrefix=CED&strNumber=206&strTerm=2013FAN&strCategoryCode=DNCE

 

Intro & Intermed Digital Photography

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INTRIGUED BY THE CREATIVE WORLD OF PHOTOGRAPHY? NOW YOU CAN LEARN THE SKILLS TO MAKE A CAREER IN PHOTOGRAPHY!

CED-913 Intro to Digital Photography

    starts Mon, 9/30-10/28   6:30pm-9:30pm     $249 

(Please note the start date for Intro to Digital Photography has been moved to 9/30/13. If you have received a hard-copy brochure the date listed (9/16-10/14 is incorrect.)

CED-928 Intermediate Digital Photography

      starts Sat, 10/19-11/16     9am-11am     $229

For more info or to register call 847-622-3036

or visit www.elgin.edu/ce (Select >2013 >Photography from the dropdown menu)

or follow this direct link: http://elgin.edu/noncreditclasses.aspx?Term=2013FAN&Category=PHOTO

Scholarships for Continuing Education Students

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Scholarship assistance for students interested in ECC continuing education courses is available through the ECC Foundation via the Meritus Scholarship Fund. Established in July 2006 by the Meritus Financial Group in Elgin, the scholarship is the first-ever bestowed to the college for continuing education courses. It is awarded to students with financial need who seek a non-traditional career path to success.

For more information about the Meritus Scholarship Fund and to receive an application, please call 847-214-7596 or email eccfoundation@elgin.edu.

 

Medical Coding Professional Class

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FYI- CEB 415 Medical Coding Professional will be begin:

Section 300 Mon & Thurs 9/23-12/16   6PM-9:30PM

Section 301 Saturday 9/21-12/14   8:30AM-4PM.

Seats are available for both sections!

For more info visit http://elgin.edu/noncreditclasses.aspx?Term=2013FAN&Category=HLTHC

Intro Digital Photography Seats Still Available!

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Attention! Are you looking to improve your digital photography skills?

There is still a few seats left for CED-913 Intro to Digital Photography!

Intro to Digital Photography starts this Monday, September 16th!

 CED-913-300 Intro Digital Photography   M, 9/16-10/7  6:30PM - 9:30 PM

To register visit www.elgin.edu/cereg (type CED 913 300 in the course code search box)

For more info visit http://elgin.edu/noncreditclasses.aspx?Term=2013FAN&Category=PHOTO

Get Up-to-Speed with Word 2010

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There are seats available for CEC-043 Up-to-Speed with Word 2010!

Up-to-Speed with Word meets next Wednesday, Sept. 18th 8AM-12PM

    Register online at elgin.edu/cereg (type CEC 043 300 in the course code number box)             

 or register over the phone 847-622-3036  For more info read the course description at www.elgin.edu/ce (Select > Fall2013> Computers)

Are you already up-to-speed with Word 2010? Register for

CEC-076 Intermediate Word 2010     W, 9/25     8 AM-12PM

Mark Your Calendars! ACT Test Prep

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Mark your calendars for ACT Test Preparation

CEB-903-300 ACT Test Preparation ($349)

Saturday, 10/12 & 11/16 9AM - 1PM

Saturday, 10/19 - 11/9    9 AM - 12:30 PM

For class info visit www.elgin.edu/ce (Select >Fall 2013 >Test Preparation from the dropdown menu) or call Joan Arnal at 847-214-7123.

Ready to register? Go to www.elgin.edu/cereg (type CEB 903 300 in the "course code number" box)

 

Salsa Dance

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For those who want to have fun while learning something new there is the opportunity to learn to Salsa dance!

There is still space available in Beginning Salsa Dance starting this Friday, September 6, 2013.

CED-206-300 Beginning Salsa Dance:

Enjoy eight weeks of fun learning and practicing popular Puerto Rican and Mexican Latin dance styles. Our students are introduced to the basic steps of the salsa, merengue, and cumbia. Get a workout the fun way and experience the joy of salsa and the lively steps of the other Latin dances that are so popular in club dancing. Sign-up with or without a partner. Our instructor, Celia Lopez, is bilingual (Spanish/English). Course fee is per person.

Friday's, 9/6 - 10/25     6 PM - 7:15 PM

 For more info visit www.elgin.edu/ce  (Select >Fall 2013 > Dance)

or to register on-line go to www.elgin.edu/cereg (enter CED 206 300 in the "course code number" box)