Adult Basic Education

Adult Basic Education

Develop English skills or prepare for a High School Equivalency exam with our free classes.

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Spartan Drive Campus

Located between Chicago and Rockford, ECC is accessible from U.S. 20 and I-90 in southwest Elgin.

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Borrowing privileges and use of the Renner Academic Library are open to any resident of District 509.

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Adult Basic Education Center

Offering classes in High School Equivalency (HSE/GED), ESL, and Basic Citizenship.

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Workforce Development

ECC offers free programs and services available to youth and adults who qualify.

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Arts Center

Intimate theatres, dining through our award-winning culinary arts program, easy accommodations, plus free parking.

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ECC student-athletes compete in regional and national tournaments.

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Additional Locations

ECC holds classes throughout the northwest suburbs at off-campus locations.

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Small Business Development Center

Advising and support for small business owners.

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