Remote instruction will be extended through the first two weeks of the semester. On-campus offices are closed and student services are being provided virtually through January 29. In-person classes and services will resume January 31. The Health and Recreation Center remains open. Learn more

Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights

NOTICE: Due to increasing COVID-19 cases, our building is closed and will open again on January 31st. All LCC services will be virtual or by phone until then.

Career certificate programs, foundational English classes (ELA), and High School Equivalency (HSE) courses will begin online the week of January 18th. The first two weeks of classes will be virtual and students will return to the Prospect Heights campus for class the week of January 31st.

Jump start your career with these short programs that give you hands-on experience. Classes are offered during the day and evening. Scholarships and other financial aid options are available. Students have free use of computers, library, WiFi and more.

All classes are held at the Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights. Easily accessible from Prospect Heights, Wheeling and surrounding areas.

At LCC Fall Semester:

Advance in the lodging industry and participate in front desk activities, sales and supervision.

Learn basic care skills for patient well-being in health care facilities.

  • $15.72 hourly average*
  • Course includes mandatory 40-hour supervised clinical experience
  • View CNA program (pdf)

Learn skills and techniques involved in the collection of blood from patients or donors for diagnostic testing.

  • $17.73 local hourly average*
  • Certificate requires a 3 week, full-time clinical internship
  • View Phlebotomy program (pdf)

Learn everything you need to prepare for Illinois CDL A Licensure in either the 160 hour or 240 hour Commercial Truck Driving course.

  • The 160 hour course includes all of the minimum Illinois CDL A licensure requirements.
  • The 240 hour course includes minimum licensure requirements and additional instruction, yard, and road skill training.
  • View more information on CDL Training (pdf)

Take free foundational English classes during the day or the evening to fit your busy schedule.

Attend free HSE courses during the day or evening and work to obtain your HSE Diploma.


Questions? Free application code? We can help.

Ready to apply?

For personalized assistance, call 847.925.6212 or email


LCC Hawks Care in Prospect Heights

The LCC Hawks Care food pantry is currently closed due to COVID-19. Our Snack Shack is now open to students who need a quick bite to eat before or after class. Ask at the front desk for assistance.


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Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights
1375 Wolf Road, Prospect Heights
Phone: 847.925.6212
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Due to rising COVID-19 cases, our building is currently closed. However, our staff is available by phone and email during the Winter Break hours listed here. Starting on January 18th, phone services will be available during our regular hours (8am to 10pm, Monday-Thursday). The LCC building is currently due to reopen on January 24th.

* All earnings statistics from O'Net and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Last Updated: 1/14/22