Evening College

Smart Choices for Working Adults or night owls!

Looking to get a certificate or degree, but can’t fit it into your day? You can now with more options for degree and certificate programs designed for those who need, or prefer, evening classes.

You now have the choice of a variety of programs that you can complete at the same campus, on the same day, at the same time — all in the evening! Each is designed to provide you with a timeline of coursework to complete your degree or certificate by attending evening classes one or two times a week. Some programs offer Hybrid classes, which means you attend class in-person once a week and complete the rest of your coursework online. So you get the best of both worlds; a real, live instructor who can guide you and answer your questions face-to-face and the convenience of doing online coursework around your schedule.

Evening College Programs Offered at East Peoria Campus

Accounting Bookkeeper

Certificate|32 Total Hours

The Accounting Bookkeeper Certificate prepares students for possible employment as a bookkeeper, payroll clerk, or similar positions in other areas of accounting, such as manufacturers, service industries, accounting firms, financial institutions, insurance companies, and not-for-profit and governmental organizations.

Fall Semester schedule

Class Times Days Duration
COMM 110 – Introduction to Communication 6:00-8:50 pm Mon Full Semester
ACCTG 105 – Bookkeeping/Accounting 6:00-8:50 pm Wed Full Semester

Business

Associate in Applied Science Degree|61 Total Hours

The mission of the Associate in Applied Science Business degree is to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge in fundamental business concepts including accounting, business math, management, customer service, finance, and marketing to gain entry-level employment in a variety of business enterprises.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
BUS 100 – Introduction to Business 6:00-8:50 pm Mon 1st 8 Weeks
ENGL 110 – Composition 6:00-8:50 pm Mon 2nd 8 Weeks

Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA)

Certificate|16 Total Hours

The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certificate is designed to provide students with hands-on networking experience in associate-level technologies that focus on core routing and switching. The certificate is career-focused and certification aligned aimed at helping students prepare for entry-level networking opportunities.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
CMCIS 151 – Network Fundamentals 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks
CMCIS 152 – Routing and Switching Essentials 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 2nd 8 Weeks
CMCIS 147 – Fundamentals of Voice & Data Cabling 5:00-9:30 pm Thu 1st 8 Weeks

Cisco Networking Specialist

Associate in Applied Science Degree|63 Total Hours

ICC’s Cisco networking courses are aligned to all Cisco certifications beginning with the Entry-level CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician) and Associate-level CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) certifications. Certification training for the Professional-level or Enterprise-level CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) that aims to further develop networking skills in core routing and switching are also available.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
CMNET 140 – Windows Administration 6:00-9:30 pm Mon 1st 8 Weeks
CMNET 210 – Windows Server Administration 5:30-9:20 pm Mon 2nd 8 Weeks
CMCIS 151 – Network Fundamentals 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks
CMCIS 152 – Routing and Switching Essentials 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 2nd 8 Weeks
ENGL 110 – Composition 6:00-8:50 pm Wed Full Semester

Truck Driver Training Program

Certificate|160 Total Hours

This course is designed to prepare individuals for a career as a commercial driver and leads to a Tractor Trailer Driver Certificate. Students will develop proficiency in operating a vehicle and will study trucking regulations, reporting requirements, map reading and trip planning. Upon successful completion of coursework, students will take the Secretary of State Class A Skills Test. Daytime classes begin monthly, and evening classes begin every two months. Usually taught with forty hours of classroom lecture and 120 hours of yard work and behind-the-wheel practice.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
PPTTD 110 – Truck Driving 6:00-10:00 pm Mon-Fri 8 Weeks

Network Administrator

Associate in Applied Science Degree|65 Total Hours

The Associate in Applied Science Network Administrator program of study prepares students for employment as network administrators, through training to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot network operating systems as well as how to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot network connectivity devices, in Windows and Unix operating systems, as well as Cisco switches and routers.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
CMNET 140 – Windows Administration 6:00-9:30 pm Mon 1st 8 Weeks
CMNET 210 – Windows Server Administration 5:30-9:20 pm Mon 2nd 8 Weeks
CMCIS 151 – Network Fundamentals 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks
CMCIS 152 – Routing and Switching Essentials 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks
ENGL 110 – Composition 6:00-8:50 pm Wed Full Semester

Networking

Certificate|28 Total Hours

The mission of the Networking Certificate is to offer students a working knowledge of the principles, techniques, and skills required to set up and maintain a networking environment so that individuals following this sequence of courses are prepared for employment or enhancement of their skills as a network technician or network administrator.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
CMNET 140 – Windows Administration 6:00-9:30 pm Mon 1st 8 Weeks
CMNET 210 – Windows Server Administration 5:30-9:20 pm Mon 2nd 8 Weeks
CMCIS 151 – Network Fundamentals 5:00-9:30 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks

Production Welder

Certificate|7 Total Hours

The mission of the Production Welder certificate program is to prepare students with the knowledge and skills pertaining to gas metal arc welding processes for employment as an entry-level welder. This certificate program provides minimum coursework and laboratory practice for individuals gaining MIG (GMAW) welding skills required by local employers for entry-level production welding skills.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
WELD 113 – Welding Theory GMAW 5:30-6:20 pm Mon/Wed 1st 8 Weeks
WELD 131 – Semi-Automatic Arc Welding 6:30-9:20 pm Mon/Wed 1st 8 Weeks
WELD 135 – Advanced Industrial Semi-Automatic Arc Welding GMAW 6:30-9:20 pm Mon/Wed 2nd 8 Weeks
WELD 111 – Welding Blueprint Reading 6:30-9:20 pm Tue/Thu 1st 8 Weeks
WELD 150 – Weld Certification Preparation and Testing 6:30-9:20 pm Tue/Thu 2nd 8 Weeks

Evening College Programs Offered at Peoria Campus

Business

Associate in Applied Science Degree|61 Total Hours

The mission of the Associate in Applied Science Business degree is to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge in fundamental business concepts including accounting, business math, management, customer service, finance, and marketing to gain entry-level employment in a variety of business enterprises.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
BUS 100 – Professional Development for Employees 6:00-8:50 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks
ENGL 110 – Composition 6:00-8:50 pm Thu 1st 8 Weeks
CMPSC 120 – Business Computer Systems 6:00-9:20 pm Tue 2nd 8 Weeks
MGMT 113 – Principles of Management 6:00-8:50 pm Thu 2nd 8 Weeks

Culinary Arts

Associate in Applied Science Degree|67 Total Hours

If you love to cook and want to turn your passion for food into a career that you always wanted, then now is the time to get started. At ICC, we will take your passion for cooking and teach you the skills you need to work in a professional kitchen.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
BUS 120 – Business Mathematics 6:00-8:50 pm Tue 1st 8 Weeks
ENGL 110 – Composition 6:00-8:50 pm Thu 1st 8 Weeks
CA 151 – Advanced Sanitation and Safety 5:00-7:50 pm Tue/Thu 2nd 8 Weeks

Medical Assistant

Certificate|32 Total Hours

The practice of medical assisting directly influences the public’s health and well-being, and requires mastery of a complex body of knowledge and specialized skills requiring both formal education and practical experience.

Medical assistants are multi-skilled health professionals specifically educated to work in ambulatory settings performing administrative and clinical duties such as assessing patient’s vital signs and histories, preparing patients for procedures, assisting the physician with examinations and treatments, collecting and processing specimens, performing selected diagnostic tests, performing electrocardiograms, and administration of medications as directed by the physician.

Fall Semester schedule

Class Times Days Duration
BIOL 140 Lecture – Human Anatomy and Physiology 5:45-7:00 pm Mon/Wed Full Semester
BIOL 140 Lab – Human Anatomy and Physiology 7:10-9:00 pm Mon/Wed Full Semester
MEDO 110 – Medical Assistant Administrative Skills 5:00-6:50 pm Tue/Thu Full Semester
ENGL 125 – Business Communications 7:00-9:00 pm Tue Hybrid
MEDO 112 – Medical Office Computer Skills 7:00-8:30 pm Thu Full Semester

Medical Coder

Certificate|22 Total Hours

A patient’s record contains information about a patient’s diagnosis, treatments and services. Coding is more than attaching numbers and letters or medical “codes” to each symptom, diagnosis, disease, operation or procedure that appears in a patient’s chart. As a medical coder, you’ll abstract information from the patient record and combine it with your knowledge of reimbursement and coding guidelines to make sure reimbursement is correct.

Fall Semester schedule

Class Times Days Duration
BIOL 140 Lecture – Human Anatomy and Physiology 5:45-7:00 pm Mon/Wed Full Semester
BIOL 140 Lab – Human Anatomy and Physiology 7:10-9:00 pm Mon/Wed Full Semester
MEDO 115 – Introduction to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Coding 5:30-8:10 pm Tue Full Semester
MEDO 112 – Medical Office Computer Skills 7:00-8:30 pm Thu Full Semester
HLTH 121 – Medical Terminology Online Full Semester

Medical Office Administrative Assistant

Certificate|20 Total Hours

The medical office assistant usually works in a physician’s office, but job opportunities are available in hospitals, pharmacies, insurance companies, long-term care facilities or other healthcare organizations. As a medical office assistant, you are often the office’s “face to the public.”

Fall Semester schedule

Class Times Days Duration
MEDO 110 – Medical Assistant Administrative Skills 5:00-6:50 pm Tue/Thu Full Semester
ENGL 125 – Business Communications 7:00-9:00 pm Tue Hybrid
MEDO 112 – Medical Office Computer Skills 7:00-8:30 pm Thu Full Semester

Paralegal

Certificate|37 Total Hours

A bachelor’s degree (4 years/undergraduate) or associate degree from an accredited college or university is required for admission to the program. The mission of the Paralegal certificate is to produce competent, well-rounded individuals who are able to work under the supervision of an attorney in the many areas of the practice of law. The student will be prepared to perform such tasks as legal research, client interviews, investigations, preparation of legal documents, and other legal work as delegated by an attorney.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
PRLGL 116 – Legal Research II 6:00-8:45 pm Mon Full Semester
PRLGL 112 – Legal Research I 6:00-8:45 pm Tue Full Semester
PRLGL 215 – Business Organization and Practice 6:00-8:45 pm Wed Full Semester
PRLGL 110 – Introduction to Paralegal Online Full Semester
PRLGL 117 – Administrative Law Online Full Semester
PRLGL 159 – Paralegal Pre-Internship Online Full Semester

Pharmacy Technician Program

Certificate|50 Total Hours

This course will give you a solid foundation in the skills necessary for employment as a pharmacy technician and will prepare you for the PTCB (Pharmacy Technician Certification Board) exam.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
September 10, 2018 – December 3 6:00-10:00 pm Mon

Phlebotomist

Certificate|9 Total Hours

Phlebotomists are employed in hospital laboratories, physician clinics, and other healthcare institutions to perform the collection of blood specimens by venipuncture and micropuncture techniques. Theory and practice in phlebotomy skills are studied in addition to ethical and legal responsibilities, effective communication skills, and safe practices. Successful completion of the program will allow the graduate to seek employment as a phlebotomist and be eligible to take an appropriate phlebotomy certification examination.

Fall Semester Schedule

Class Times Days Duration
BIOL 140 Lecture – Human Anatomy and Physiology 5:45-7:00 pm Mon/Wed Full Semester
BIOL 140 Lab – Human Anatomy and Physiology 7:10-9:00 pm Mon/Wed Full Semester
MEDO 110 – Medical Assistant Administrative Skills 5:00-6:50 pm Tue/Thu Full Semester
or MLT 110 – Introduction to the Medical Laboratory and Phlebotomy 6:00-8:00 pm Tue/Thu Full Semester