Continuing Education

Carl Sandburg College is an approved continuing education sponsor through the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) to offer continuing education credit to the following professions:

Athletic Trainers



Dental Hygienists



Hair Braiders


Nail Technicians

Nursing Home Administrators

Occupational Therapists

Physical Therapists

Respiratory Care Practitioners


Social Workers

Speech Language Pathologists & Audiologists

To be added to our contact list regarding future continuing education events, email or phone 309.345.3501.


ESL Classes

Sandburg's Corporate & Leisure College is offering an English as a Second Language (ESL) course during the 2019 summer semester.

The class will meet from 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays from June10-July 31 on Sandburg's Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd. This is a beginning/intermediate-level course for adults whose native language is not English.

Students will be given instruction and practice in speaking, writing and reading in English on a variety of topics. Topics covered will include:

Housing - Rent/Buying

Health - Medical Forms/Insurance/Questions to Ask

Employment - Applications/Resumes/Interviews

Transportation - Commuting in Town/Traveling

Cost of the class is $50. Preregistration is required, and early enrollment is preferred to ensure minimum enrollment numbers are met in order to avoid unnecessary class cancellation.

The instructor for the class is Jessica Jones, who has more than 10 years of teaching experience. She is employed as an ESL teacher and has worked as an adult ESL volunteer.

For more information or to register, call 309.345.3501, email or visit Sandburg's Center for Manufacturing Excellence (CME) Building, 2051 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Galesburg, IL 61401; Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

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