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ECC and the Elgin location will be closed the week of March 26th. In-seat classes will meet at the Streamwood Village Hall. There will be no proctoring available in Elgin that week. +


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Next session begins: April 30

Class sessions last eight weeks and six sessions are available each year.

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Complete the application and arrange for your high school or college transcripts (if applicable) to be sent to the Office of the Registrar at 1001 Rogers St., Columbia, MO 65216.

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at Elgin Community College
1700 Spartan Dr. E205
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
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Phone: (847) 214-7197
Fax: (847) 214-7003

Office hours

Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 6:30 pm; Closed Fridays through August 4th. Fridays 9:30 am-5pm starting August 11.


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