Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Elgin Community College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Elgin Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Elgin Community College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Elgin Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Elgin Community College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with Elgin Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Elgin Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Elgin Community College.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Double Majoring at Elgin Community College
Elgin Community College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
✅ Elgin Community College does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Elgin Community College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Elgin Community College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ Elgin Community College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
❌ Elgin Community College does not require an internship for any students.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Renner Academic Library & Learning Resources and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
For more information on possible dual degree options at Elgin Community College, contact the university directly.
Does Elgin Community College have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Elgin Community College does not have any ROTC programs.
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