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Accelerating Opportunity

About Accelerating Opportunity

What is the program about?

CLC’s Accelerating Opportunity program helps connects you to a better life by building your knowledge and skills in a new career. Earn a certificate or degree any way you can—in class or online, day or night, working part-time or full-time to reach your goal.

The Accelerating Opportunity Program at CLC provides ESL and GED students Adult Education assistance while taking classes toward earning a career certificate in one of the following programs:

How does the program work?

  • An Adult Education instructor provides extra Adult Education support in math, reading, writing and study skills at no cost.
  • Students have two instructors for each class — the career certificate instructor and an Adult Education instructor.

Benefits of Accelerating Opportunity

Why should I enroll in the Accelerating Opportunity Program?

Get the education you need for a good job in today's economy.

By 2020, 66 percent of jobs in Illinois will require education beyond a high school diploma or GED certificate. CLC's Adult Education Accelerating Opportunity Program can help you get the education you need to earn a certificate and land a good job in today's job market.

Attend an information session to learn more.

Eligibility Requirements

How do I get started in the Accelerating Opportunity Program?

Leticia Muñoz-Swift can guide you through the application and testing process.

Leticia Swift
Student Services Specialist
Adult Education