Things to know about your GPA


Illinois’s Public Universities

Check out two great resources on Illinois's public universities by visiting this site.  See which majors they have, compare the cost of attending various schools, get contact information, admission deadlines, and more!

Sorting through transfer schools

There will be 150 colleges at College Night from 6-8pm on October 3rd, but how do you sort through them and figure out which ones you want to be sure to check out?  Conduct a college search!  You can search by several aspects including location, cost, major, sports, and clubs.  Or you can look at... Continue Reading →

Sample Plans for Majors

Do you want to transfer to a university and have a major in mind, but no particular school yet?  Or are you wondering what kinds of courses are required for various majors?  On our website we have sample transfer plans to give you a better idea of what courses are normally required for different transfer... Continue Reading →

ECC’s first HBCU College Fair

ECC's Historically Black Colleges and Universities Fair will feature  Live step show, HBCU Alumni panel, Morgan University, Alcorn University, Xavier University of Louisiana, and more! Check out some quick facts about HBCU's: HBCU's produce 50% of Black Lawyers; 50% of professors at predominantly white institutions; and 80% of Black Judges in the nation (Source: Thurgood Marshall... Continue Reading →

Campus Tours to ISU, UIC and UIUC

This fall our Transfer Director Sean Jensen will take groups of interested students to visit various colleges in Illinois.  So far we have confirmed dates for visits to: Illinois State University on Friday, October 13th, University of Illinois-Chicago on Friday, October 27th University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign on Friday, November 3rd. These visits typically include a... Continue Reading →

Trip to University of Illinois

Transfer services took six ECC students to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign today for a talk by Admissions representative Ms. Casey McFadden and a cold but sunny tour of the campus by a student guide. Our students got to see a typical day on campus, classes in progress, and a dorm room and residence hall.... Continue Reading →

Arts or Science Degree?

Are you planning to transfer to a university but don't know whether to get an Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) degree at ECC?  If you are undecided about a major we recommend you follow the requirements for the AA degree. This is because it fits the needs of most majors and... Continue Reading →

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