Community Education

A Division of C3 (Department of Continuing, Corporate, and Community Education)

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The Office of Community Education of South Suburban College offers a wide variety of classes and opportunities for everyone from tots to senior citizens throughout the academic years, with a primary focus on lifelong learning. Our convenient class times and locations allow students to work their class schedule around work and family time. The Community Education Department creates three schedules a year; summer, fall and spring.

Please take a moment and view the Continuing Education schedule.

Community Education Programs

  • Arts
  • CCW (Conceal Carry Weapon) NEW
  • College for Kids
    (available in the summer)
  • Computer Skills
  • Cooking
  • Crafts
  • Dance
  • Event Planning
  • Floral Design
  • Health & Wellness NEW
  • International Languages
  • Music
  • Music Performance Organizations
  • Music Private Applied
  • Photography
  • Physical Fitness
  • Sports


You can register for as many classes as you like on-line, please remember payment is due at the time you register. When registering online, be sure to have the following:

  1. Your ID and password;
  2. Your Discover Card, Master Card, or Visa;
  3. The course information; Course Number, Course Title, dates and times of class, and cost of class.

Forgot your ID or password number? You need to visit the Office of Admissions (main campus), with a valid, government issued, photo ID to retrieve your information. Fist time students to SSC should stop by the Admissions Office- Main Campus Room 2348, or call the Continuing Education Office at 708-596-2000 ext. 2231.


Failure to attend the class does not represent a drop class or refund. Students must completely drop their class 48 hours in advance of class time to either obtain a refund or to avoid future billing. The college will refund 100% of tuition and fees if a course or workshop is canceled due to insufficient class enrollment. Refund Checks will be processed three to four weeks after the cancellation class date.