Moraine Valley Community College is offering an assortment of courses and formats for the summer 2023 semester. In addition to in-person classes, other formats include online and hybrid, which is a combination of online and face-to-face instruction.

The summer semester starts with a three-week pre-session on May 22 before the four- and eight-week sessions start the week of June 12. The second four-week session begins the week of July 10.

Some classes offered this summer include CPR for Health Professionals, Arabic, American Sign Language, General Biology I and II, Introduction to Business, Computer Graphics, Composition I and II, Criminology, Western Civilization I and II, Introduction to Massage, Intro to Medical Terminology, Finite Mathematics, Music Appreciation, Environmental Science I, Nutrition for Today, Physical Science, Introduction to Sociology and Individual Welding Problems I and II.

Noncredit classes include Pottery: Best of Both, Drawing for Beginners, Creating Latte Art, Basics of Grilling, Plants and Ecological Restoration, Chicago’s Midway and Movies, Podcasting, World of Art for Teens and Anime Drawing.

Moraine Valley offers more than 130 degree and certificate programs. Students interested in transferring to four-year colleges or universities can earn associate degrees in Arts, Fine Arts, General Studies, Engineering Science, Applied Science or Science. Students also can choose from several career certificate programs, including Allied Health and Nursing, Business and Computer Sciences, Industrial Technology and Public Service.

Moraine Valley also offers several classes at its two extension sites – the Education Center at Blue Island (12940 S. Western Ave.) and the Southwest Education Center in Tinley Park (17900 S. 94th Ave.).

Tuition at Moraine Valley costs $468 per three-credit-hour course compared to more than $1,250 per class for private colleges or universities.

A complete list of credit and noncredit classes can be found in the summer 2023 class schedule online at Registration is ongoing. Tuition is $134 per credit hour plus fees and books. New students must complete an admission application at, and can register in the Registration Office, located in the Student Services Center (Building S), 9000 W. College Parkway in Palos Hills; by phone at (708) 974-2110 (TTY 711), email or online.


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