The U.S. needs tradespeople

Here is a great piece about the need for more people to work in the trades: After decades of pushing bachelor’s degrees, the U.S. needs tradespeople. ECC has many programs that provide both short-term and  longer term (2 years) training for many different trades. Check out our list of career programs here.  if you’re interested in these... Continue Reading →


Pharmacy Schools

I went to a Pre-Pharmacy college fair last week and learned a few things.... There are seven pharmacy schools in or very close to Illinois: Chicago State University (Chicago) Midwestern University (Downers Grove) Roosevelt University (Schaumburg) Rosalind Franklin University (Waukegan) Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (Edwardsville) St. Louis College of Pharmacy (St. Louis, Missouri) University of Illinois... Continue Reading →

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