Elgin Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

1700 Spartan Drive

Elgin, IL 60123-7193

(847) 214-7385

Fax: (847) 608-5458

Contact: Mary Perkins

Associate Dean of Enrollment Management
Main Address

1700 Spartan Drive

Elgin, IL 60123-7193

(847) 697-1000


Total undergrads: 9,821

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,234

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,746


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Additional requirements for nursing and some health professions programs.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Design/Visual Communications A,C
Fine/Studio Arts C
Graphic Design A
Music – General C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting/Business Management C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business Administration/Management A
Entrepreneurial Studies A,C
Executive Assistant A
Hospitality Administration/Management C
Hotel/Motel Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Marketing Management A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management C
Retailing A,C
Small Business Administration C

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects C
Desktop Publishing C
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Data Entry Applications A
Web/Multimedia Design C
Word Processing C


Education – General A
Physical Education A
Teacher Assistance C


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Plastics C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Office Assistant C
Mental Health Services Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences C

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts A,C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Food Prep/Professional Cooking C
Restaurant/Catering Management A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Tool/Die Technology C
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A,C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Services Administration A,C
Police Science A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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