Personal Interest

Ready to add some spice to your life by taking a cooking class? Wouldn’t it be fun to learn how to speak a foreign language? You can! Love drawing? Take one of our art classes, just for fun. Learn how to take great digital photos, feel more confident using your computer, and make exercise enjoyable with one of many fitness classes.


In-person     

Hybrid

Flexible Formats

Online

Live Online

Meet at set dates and times in a classroom     

Meet in the classroom and online. Online components may be scheduled at set dates and times or may be unscheduled, allowing students to engage with the course on their own time.

Meet on in-person at set dates and times but allow students the option to join online at that time if they are unable to be in-person.

Totally online. Students can typically choose the time of day they work on the course, but will be required to meet posted deadlines for work.

Totally online. Students meet at set dates and times with real-time instruction.

Arts & Crafts

Computers

Culinary

Health & Wellness

History

Home  & Garden

Language & Writing

Money Matters

Recreation


Are you a current Parkland student? You are eligible for a student discount on select fitness classes!

Use the code FIT10 to get $10 off eligible Community Education fitness classes!


Why Parkland and not a gym?

    • no membership required
    • convenient campus access
    • cut costs
    • class times that fit your schedule
    • class format options (in-person, hybrid, online)

With the FIT10 discount, a typical 6-8 week course averages out to less than $10 a session—and it’s effective for the entire Fall 2021-Summer 2022 academic year, so you can use it for multiple classes, even at the same time!

Choose from Zumba Gold (11420)Core and More (11422)Low Impact with Bands (11455)Vinyasa Flow Yoga (11434), and Boot Camp (11432)


How to Enroll Using Code:

  1. Go to parkland.edu/ceRegister. 
  2. Search for the class title.
    1. To browse, use the left-hand menu to select Personal Development Health & Wellness.
  3. Select add to cart.
    1. Log in. If you have not taken a Community Education class before, select Create New Profile.
  4. Go to checkout.
  5. In the discount code box enter “FIT10” and click Apply Promo.
  6. Finish checkout.
    1. You will receive a confirmation email.


Do you want to teach for us?

We are looking for talented instructors. If you have an area of expertise and a passion for teaching and learning, we want to talk to you. Click here to submit your idea so someone can connect with you.

 

View our current brochure of community classes, visit our class registration page, call us at 217/351-2235 or email communityeducation@parkland.edu.