Prairie State College Spring Registration Underway

Chicago Heights, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Registration for spring 2010 classes at Prairie State College (PSC) is underway.

Hundreds of classes are available including art, biology, business, communications, computers, English, geography, graphic design, health and fitness, mathematics, music, photography, psychology, sociology, Spanish, and more. To accommodate busy schedules, classes are offered days, evenings, Fridays only, Saturdays and online.

Students are encouraged to register early to get the schedule to best accommodate their needs. New and continuing students can register in person at PSC, located at 202 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights. Registration hours are Monday through Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Current students also can register online at prairiestate.edu.

“PSC’s counselors and academic advisors will guide new students through the enrollment process,” said Shawn L. Govan, dean of counseling and academic advising. “When students register early, we are better positioned to give them the personalized attention they need, while helping them select the classes they want.”

Classes for the spring 2010 semester begin January 19. Students who register now have until December 5 to pay in full or set up an installment payment plan; contact the college’s Business Office at (708) 709-3577 for details. For those who can’t start in January, PSC offers dozens of Late Start classes that begin February 12. The schedule can be viewed online at prairiestate.edu. Print copies of the schedule will be mailed to district households in November.

In addition to career and technical programs, PSC offers more than 40 majors leading to associate’s degrees in the arts, sciences, teaching, or fine arts that enable a student to transfer as a junior to a four-year college or university.

For more information about programs or course offerings, call the Office of Counseling & Academic Advising Center at (708) 709-3506.