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Elgin Community College partners with local experts passionate about sharing their knowledge with the community in an informative, engaging, and affordable way. Whether you're interested in improving your gardening skills, being a better cook, or learning about new languages and cultures, our community education programs will enrich your free time!

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Popular personal interest classes include:

  • Zumba
  • Yoga
  • Beekeeping
  • American Sign Language
  • Self Defense
  • Family cooking classes

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Spring 2024 Course Offerings

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online career training

Elgin Community College has partnered with ed2go to offer hundreds of online skills and training classes. Our instructor-led online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive.

Popular courses include:

  • A to Z Grant Writing
  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Creating Web Pages
  • Nutrition and Health

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Spring 2024 Continuing Education Opportunities

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