Register now for Spring Semester! Classes begin Jan. 20.
CLC receives a state gold-level award for campus sustainability.
CLC offers more than 50 transfer majors.
Programs in emerging technologies lead to jobs with a future.
Cheer on CLC’s competitive sports teams.
CLC’s average class size is 18 students.
CLC offers programs in sustainable agriculture, sustainable design and construction and alternative energy technologies.
CLC helps provide a skilled workforce in Lake County, and employers work with us to support educational programs and scholarships.
These students were among the many recipients of CLC Foundation scholarships this year.
To reduce costs and be more environmentally friendly, we are no longer mailing a printed class schedule to households.
Instead, for the Spring 2015 Semester, you will receive a new 16-page booklet with important information about CLC academic programs and how to get started in classes. Access class schedule information online, or get a printer-friendly listing of classes.
Visit our Spring page for more information.
No classes will be held Nov. 26-29. Offices will be closed Nov. 27-30. Have a safe and fun break!
Do you want to learn more about the career preparation options at CLC? Several of our academic programs are sponsoring information sessions this fall about the career outlook in their fields and the academic preparation needed to qualify.
Register today for New Student Orientation (NSO)! Recent high school graduates who plan to earn an associate degree or certificate or to transfer to a four-year college must attend an NSO before meeting with an academic advisor and registering for classes. Register at www.clcillinois.edu/nso.
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“I gained some much needed confidence when I learned that I had been accepted in to CLC’s National Science Foundation program and the CLC Scholars. I was accepted to transfer to the Illinois Institute of Technology and was awarded the Presidential Scholarship there, both of which encouraged me to keep moving forward and to not give up.”
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“I rediscovered my love of chemistry at CLC. My professor was such a great teacher and passionate about chemistry that it was easy to go to class and learn.”
“CLC offers so much more than cost savings. I’ve received an excellent education that’s a good stepping stone to my goal of becoming a clinical psychologist.”
“CLC is such a welcoming environment for international students. Within my first year here, I was helping other international students as a student ambassador.”
“CLC has absolutely played a role in changing my educational and career goals. I had space to explore different fields and talk to many knowledgeable people about careers and opportunities.”
“I loved my education courses. The professors bring a lot of experiences into their classrooms, and everything we learn builds from class to class.”
“I have enjoyed all the instructors in the horticulture department, especially their expertise and practical work experiences. All the classes that I have taken are pertinent to my career choice.”
“Even if money hadn’t been an issue for me, I think CLC still would have been the right decision for me because of the wonderful things that I took with me from the college.”
“Really get to know your professors; they are the ones who will write you a letter of recommendation in a few years, so keep in touch with them.”
“College is the best decision I ever made. As a senior at Zion-Benton High School, I received a scholarship to CLC. I thought, “This is an opportunity.””
“I traveled to Peru for a two-week trip with five other CLC students as part of CLC’s first service-learning trip abroad. We were able to do good and experienced Peru’s breath-taking eco-systems.”
“The Truck Driver Training course built my confidence and really prepared me well for a successful career in this field.”
“I chose CLC’s Small Business Development Center for guidance and help meeting people who have already gone through the process of starting a business. They are a great team of experts to have on my side.”
“I became the first community college student accepted as an intern at a newsroom in Erie, Penn., thanks to my experiences on The CLC Chronicle and working with Professor Kupetz. That first internship opened many doors for me.”
“I am currently working part-time as a paralegal while enrolled as a full-time student in Roosevelt University’s Paralegal Studies program. If I had not received the education I had from CLC, I would not have the part-time job.”
“CLC was great preparation for transfer to a four-year school. I got comfortable with my abilities, and I was confident when I transferred to NIU. At CLC, I was also able to explore different courses and my interests.”
“There is something about CLC’s environment and the professors that makes your experience very enjoyable and helps you to do well academically.”
“The course prepared me for a veterinary assistant job and the externship was a great part of the reason I felt prepared.”
“CLC is a melting pot; a microcosm of America. The students come from so many different backgrounds and contexts, that you learn almost as much from your classmates as you do from your courses.”
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