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Elgin Community College prepares students well for transfer or a career with 130+ programs of study and services like academic advising, career development, and tutoring. Apply now! elgin.edu/apply
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Start at Elgin Community College (ECC) and we’ll prepare you to transfer to a four-year school. With dozens of transfer agreements, the courses you need, and individualized academic advising, ECC is the perfect place to start college. The first step to becoming a student is to complete our free online application at elgin.edu/apply.
International students at Elgin Community College in Elgin, IL (just outside of Chicago, IL) talk about why they came to study in the U.S., why they chose ECC, and how their education has been enhanced by studying at one of the premier comprehensive community colleges in the U.S. Learn why ECC is one of the best colleges to begin your education abroad! Find out more at elgin.edu/international.
The histotechnology program at ECC provides a quality education which integrates general education and professional courses with hands-on experience to prepare graduates with the technical skills needed to work in a variety of histology laboratories.
Elgin Community College Men's Basketball, it's the Spartans vs. Loraine County CC Commodores, District 2 finals, LIVE from the campus of Elgin Community College Spartan Events Center. It's Jeff Myers alongside Jim Hinkle with all the play-by-play action!
The 71,000 square foot classroom facility is comprised of offices for three departments, four state-of-the-art computer labs, 26 smart classrooms and several individual and group study areas. The two existing buildings will be connected by administrative and entrance additions, enhancing the relationship to the main Elgin Community College Campus.
We’ve had our quad-copter drone out at the Burlington, Illinois site of the new Elgin Community College Public Safety Training Center several times this summer. Take a look at the footage from one of the visits. You can see a great deal of progress at the 75-acre site. The new building structures at the Public Safety Training Center include: • an 18,000 SF Academic Building, • a 10,000 SF Apparatus Building to accommodate training on fire and police equipment, • a 3-story Fire Training Tower (or Burn Tower) to simulate both residential and commercial fire scenarios, • and a Pump House/Grounds Storage Facility. The site itself will offer some unique features such as: • a driving pad that includes a wet-weather skid pad to provide firsthand experience with advanced vehicle maneuver training...
The radiography program prepares students to produce quality diagnostic images that will assist the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases. Upon completion of the associate degree, students are eligible to take the national certifying examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and licensed by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency-Division of Nuclear Safety (IEMA-DNS). Accreditation: The radiography program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education Radiologic Technology. For more information, visit elgin.edu/radiography
LIVE from the Spartan Events Center on the campus of Elgin Community College (Elgin, IL) ECC Men's basketball play host to the Harper College Hawks.. Elgin Sports Hall of Famer, Jeff Myers and IBCA Hall of Famer, Jim Hinkle for the play-by-play.
Physical therapist assistants (PTA) are educated health care providers who assist the physical therapist (PT) in providing physical therapy services. They work closely with patients of all ages, as directed by a supervising PT, helping them manage movement difficulties caused by injury or disease, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disability. ECC's program of study for PTAs includes classroom instruction, theory and laboratory practice. In addition to PTA classes, students must take communications courses and science courses to assure a complete education. Although the associate of applied science degree (AAS) to become a physical therapist assistant is designed for immediate employment; many opportunities exist to include these courses in a bachelor'...
Overview of Elgin Community College's Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Program. Students in all options in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program learn in modern, well equipped labs, including an electronics lab and one of the largest pneumatic control labs with computerized building automation systems in the Midwest. The commercial air conditioning lab is equipped with variable air volume and features two, 20-ton dual duct systems and two, 18.5-ton dual duct systems along with other air conditioning and heat pump roof-top units. All students receive a great deal of hands-on experiences and enjoy personalized attention. Faculty includes veteran teachers and industry professionals. For more information, visit elgin.edu/hvac