Students from any college may enroll in summer credit courses at North Central College

Feb 26, 2013

Students attending any college or university can enroll in summer credit courses at North Central College.

Registration is underway for a variety of academic courses that most often can be applied toward graduation requirements at a student’s home institution. Details on the various programs and applications can be found online at or by contacting the Office of Graduate and Continuing Education Admission at 630-637-5840.

Applications can be sent with a $25 nonrefundable fee by mail or delivered in person to Office of Admission on the second floor of Old Main, 30 N. Brainard St., Naperville.

North Central College offers a wide range of summer courses in various fields, including business, the arts and sciences. The Education Department offers several courses, including Teaching Children with Special Needs and Philosophy of Education and Teaching, among others. Science offerings include Organic Chemistry and Principles of Biology.

Other fields offering summer coursework include psychology, philosophy, speech, art, sociology, finance, marketing and management. Class sessions begin June 10.

“Summer school serves many purposes,” says Peter Barger, North Central’s dean of graduate and continuing education. “Whether it is time or money, exploration or meeting requirements—summer school offers many different options for undergraduates.”