Busy adults can find out how to earn Eastern Illinois University bachelor’s degrees in elementary education and other majors through courses taken at the Parkland College campus.
EIU’s College of Education and Professional Studies will hold two information sessions on its BS. in Elementary Education cohort, anticipated to begin spring 2014 at Parkland. Sessions will be held in Room D105 on Aug. 10 at 10 a.m. and Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. This top-ranked teacher candidate education program emphasizes the teaching of grades K-6. Those planning to attend are asked to reserve a spot by calling 217/581-5114.
In addition, EIU’s School of Continuing Education will have program representatives on hand in August to meet with students interested in obtaining other advanced degrees through courses at Parkland and online. These sessions will be held in Room X107 (Parkland’s EIU Center, near the Parkland Bookstore) on the following days/times. Please call 217/351-2543 to schedule an appointment.
Monday, Aug. 5 and Wednesday, Aug. 14
Dr. Luke Steinke, BS in Organizational and Professional Development
Tuesdays and Thursdays
9–11 a.m. and 3–5 p.m.
University representative, BA in General Studies
Wednesdays, Aug. 7 and 21
Dr. Melody Wollan, MBA and BS in Business Administration
Parkland College and Eastern Illinois University have partnered since 1989 to meet the needs of busy adult students. A majority of the students working on bachelor’s or master’s degrees through EIU at Parkland work full time. Evening, weekend, and online classes offer flexibility to adults who work full time and have other responsibilities.