2015-2017 Catalog

President’s Message

Welcome to Moraine Valley Community College.

We are honored that you have chosen to join our campus community. By furthering your education, you are empowering yourself to pursue options that may not have been available to you in the past.

You have made a wise decision to come to Moraine Valley. With our focus on exceptional teaching and learning, we know that our students gain the knowledge and skills they will need to begin new careers and enrich their lives. Our academic standards, small classes and commitment to providing the most up-to-date technology ensure you will be well prepared to transfer to a four-year institution or get a job in your chosen field.

The college also offers programs and resources for individuals wishing to improve their English, prepare for the General Educational Development (GED) test, gain technical skills, or pursue personal development. Our support services, such as academic advising, personal and career counseling, tutoring, and job search assistance will aid you during your educational journey.

Our catalog gives you information about Moraine Valley’s outstanding programs and services. I encourage you to carefully review it so you can discover all that we offer. All of us at Moraine Valley are committed to helping you achieve your goals.

On behalf of our Board of Trustees, faculty and staff, I wish you the best as you pursue your education.


Sylvia M. Jenkins, Ph.D.