Continuing Education

Where community members, agencies, and institutions become active partners in education.

Designing Relevant Timely Courses

Continuing Education (CE) focuses on lifelong learning with diverse education programs that meet the needs of our local communities. We offer professional development courses and non-credit certificate programs. We provide both occupational and professional opportunities to businesses, industries, individuals, and health and government agencies throughout the region.

Contact Information

For general questions or inquiries, please email

Michele Bolden
Dean, Workforce Development & Continuing Education
815-825-2086, ext. 5880

Denise Fry
Administrative Assistant, Continuing Education
815-825-2086, ext. 2040

Special events are programmed throughout the year that enhance offers available through Continuing Education.

View our current schedule of courses through our online course schedule book.

Once you find a class or program, you can register by telephone, online, mail, or simply walk in.

Continuing Education offers a variety of online courses for personal development, career training, and continuing professional development.

Non-Credit Certificates & Training programs offer a quick, non-credit, professional training to jump start a career in a variety of fields, including Truck Driver Training, Pharmacy Tech, and V