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Elgin community college is located in the greater Chicago area northwest of el gold (Elgin), about 40 miles (64 kilometers) from the downtown Chicago, it was founded in 1949, currently has a student enrollment of nearly twenty thousand people, more than one hundred professional. Elgin community college has library, student counseling center, academic planning consulting, vocational center and other student service facilities. For example, if students have difficulty in learning, or want to improve their grades further, the counseling center provides students with free tutoring for each subject. Due to the outstanding teaching records and the attention to students' education, Elgin community college was rated as one of the American college of leader, is first award-winning school, Illinois, at the same time also won the education of the Bellwether national awards.
Elgin community college full-time professor treatment very profitable, more than most of the American public two-year and four-year university, that's a job vacancies, often appear from all over the country more than one hundred teachers to apply for a teaching situation, Elgin community colleges also have the opportunity to choose the best teacher in the country. Each teacher at the school must have a master's degree, and a sizable percentage of them have a PhD. Each semester, the school will carry out teaching evaluation to teachers, make Suggestions and carry out reform. College has more than one hundred degrees, professional, and the certificate, we have dedicated course consultant, they will according to each student's target schools and professional specialized course plan alone, convenient and targeted learning, to meet the demand of the target schools.
ECC has international students from many countries and regions around the world. Currently Chinese students only 10 or so, scattered in the school of the different courses, students the opportunity to communicate between Chinese is very limited, this will help Chinese students in a short period of time to adapt to the English language environment, improve listening and speaking skills.
In 2014 school year, for example, ECC student credit courses is the number of students in 17000, the number of students in non credit courses is 3700, proportion is as follows: white and Hispanic students 84.2%, 6.4% Asian students, black students 5.6%, 0.4% Indian or African students in Alaska.
Within the school, the school district, three high school graduates will have a choice in ECC, have one every 10 adults have ever attended the ECC, more than half of the students after graduation to enter other four-year universities continue to learn.
ECC full professors treatment very profitable, more than most of the American public two-year and four-year university, that’s a job vacancies, often appear from all over the country more than one hundred teachers to apply for a teaching situation, ECC and so have the opportunity to choose the best teacher in the country. In ECC, every teacher who teaches a college course must have a master’s degree, and a sizable percentage of them have a PhD. Each semester, the school will carry out teaching evaluation to teachers, make Suggestions and carry out reform.
ECC take the small class teaching, most of the number of students in courses at about 18 people, in the teaching environment, the professor can focus on to each student’s learning progress and status, can also provide one-on-one tutoring alone after class.
ECC Located in the city of Elgin, the campus covers 209 acres and is filled with grass, trees, lakes and picturesque scenery. ECC surrounding living facilities complete, the transportation is convenient, the campus for buses to reach the large shopping center and railway station, park, the cinema, students can easily take the train to downtown Chicago.
ECC It has 13 modern teaching buildings and equipped with the most advanced teaching equipment. Campus design is very compact, with integrated design, students can easily walk from one building to another in the room.
ECC has all kinds of professional outdoor indoor sports venues, set up the men’s and women’s football team, men’s and women’s basketball team, men’s and women’s tennis team, men’s and women’s hiking team, men’s baseball team, and women’s volleyball team, team, open to all students to sign up. The school also has self-service restaurants, dinner restaurants, coffee shops, theatres, bookstores, free fitness centers and free piano rooms, all of which are open to students.
ECC and its security, campus in the United States ranked at the top of safe campus, the school has a professional team of campus police, these workers are trained system of formal police, equipped with advanced equipment and vehicles, patrols in the area in school all day.
ECC professional, and there are more than one hundred to degree certificate, we have dedicated course consultant, they will according to each student’s target schools and professional specialized course plan alone, convenient and targeted learning, to meet the demand of the target schools.
Transfer to a four-year university
ECC and the university of Illinois, many have signed the memorandum of transfer cooperation, so we suggest you choose the university of Illinois school as the preferred transfer, because the school will give priority to with associate degree at the university of Illinois student application. The credits and classes in ECC are recognized by many excellent four-year colleges and universities in the United States. Every year, ECC students transfer to the ivy league schools in the United States.
ECC Two of the only deans are from China. Mao Ruixuan dean (Dr. Rick Mao) and Hu Mi dean (Dr. Mi Hu) finish university education in China and in the university, master’s and doctoral degree in the United States in the United States, they have very rich experience in teaching and management, the forms of education and the education system in China and the United States is very understanding. Chinese students in ECC will seek help from the dean’s office if they have any doubts. The deans will warmly welcome and solve the problem together. In particular, President hu mi is responsible for the recruitment and management of international students, and is often communicating with Chinese students.
ECC There are more than a dozen faculty members from China, departments are scattered around the school and department, they are very keen to provide help and service for Chinese students, to students as the warmth of home.
ECC (2002) established the Chinese student association, the member is mainly composed of Chinese students, the students’ union held regular meetings and activities, such as in the campus to celebrate the Chinese traditional festivals, to participate in community public welfare activities, the students in group activities and also give yourself a chance to make exercise leadership abroad, help to a four-year university application in the future.
ECC International students will be arranged to host families, help students adapt to the American environment, improve their English skills quickly, and truly experience American family life. For the management of the host family, the school will do detailed background checks, interviews, and home visits, more information all family members, gender, age, and ensure the host family provides students with a clean, safe and warm living environment. At present, a large number of host families come from ECC staff. The current monthly fee for homestay families is $800, which includes accommodation, breakfast, dinner and driving to and from school.
ECC the toefl or ielts score requires international students to apply for the second year of high school if they have reached the age of 17. After every international students must take the English test, if test scores up to standard or can provide English level compliance certificates (toefl 79 or more, the ielts 6.5 or above), students can directly for admission (Compass) the placement test, test contents include writing, reading and math, the school will be according to the test results, the students assigned to the corresponding university courses. If the English test scores are not up to standard, the school will assign students to the corresponding intensive English courses according to the test scores.
2016年ECC $498 per credit tuition fees for international students, to students a semester 12 divided into example, school year’s tuition is about $12000, plus 10 months each year host family, the total cost is about $21000 a year, ECC required to show proof of not less than $21000 in bank deposits. The ECC application fee is $50.