City Colleges Of Chicago And Chicago State University Support Transfer Students with Admission Agreement

May 17, 2024

A new partnership between the City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago State University aims to remove the barriers students may experience when it comes to...

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During Youth Apprenticeship Week, City Colleges’ Career Launch Chicago Program Highlights Benefits of Youth Apprenticeships for Students and Employers Alike

May 9, 2024

As a senior at North-Grand High School, Lanya Scott leaves campus after fifth period three days per week and heads to work. She signs in...

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City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago State University Sign Guaranteed Admissions Agreement to Support Transfer Students

May 6, 2024

CHICAGO— (May 6, 2024) — Chicago State University (CSU) and City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) are partnering to better support students and increase access to...

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Alumni Reflect on Malcolm X College's Impact During Nurses Week and Beyond

May 6, 2024

Nurses Week, from May 6 to May 12, celebrates nurses' invaluable contributions to our communities. At City Colleges, we're honored to be the home of...

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Opinion: Here's what you may not know about City Colleges

May 2, 2024

Over the years, I have been very fortunate to impact issues of global importance from my perch in Hyde Park, from the 2008 U.S. banking...

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BOMA Chicago Partners With City Colleges for First-Ever Registered Apprenticeship in Property Management

April 23, 2024

A new apprenticeship program will allow City Colleges of Chicago students to gain real-world experience in the lucrative real estate industry. At the Building Owners...

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Rolling Out reports: Olive-Harvey College honors 1-Year criminal justice graduates

April 10, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago are providing a path to an impactful career in half the time Chicago’s Olive-Harvey College reverberated with applause and pride on...

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Northwest Side Job Training Program Helps Students With Developmental Disabilities Succeed After High School

April 9, 2024

The program provides hands-on training and connects students with jobs — and independence. “He immediately came home and felt like he was really a part...

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CBS 2 Reports: Students prepare to become Chicago police officer in 1-year City Colleges Criminal Justice program

April 4, 2024

CHICAGO (CBS) – Some students at Olive-Harvey College are on the pathway to become Chicago police officers. They're graduating on Thursday and will soon take a...

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Gov. Pritzker Celebrates Quantum Technology Leadership with The Bloch Tech Hub

April 1, 2024

The Bloch Quantum Tech Hub projected to generate $60 billion in economic impact CHICAGO — Today, Governor JB Pritzker and Innovate Illinois announced a multi-year...

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Illinois Tech, City Colleges, and CPS Launch Runway 606 to Fast Track Chicago Students from High School to STEM Master’s Degrees

March 20, 2024

New Runway 606 initiative from Illinois Institute of Technology, City Colleges of Chicago, and Chicago Public Schools will reduce the time it takes to earn...

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Chicago Tribune Reports: High schoolers can fast-track into careers in cybersecurity through new partnership by CPS, Illinois Tech, City Colleges

March 20, 2024

In May, Armando Rodriguez will graduate from Sarah E. Goode STEM Academy. By August, he will be a junior at Illinois Tech, made possible by...

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Chicago Sun-Times Reports: CPS launches fast track to STEM master’s degrees

March 20, 2024

The Runway 606 program, starting this fall, will allow any CPS student with a 2.5 GPA to apply for dual enrollment with City Colleges of...

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Why Work-Based Learning Works: Chancellor Salgado Shares Insights in Washington, D.C.

March 11, 2024

“Apprenticeship programs work” was the key sentiment shared by the four panelists who took part in the “Postsecondary Pathways Reimagined” discussion at Business Roundtable’s CEO...

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Urban Institute and City Colleges of Chicago Collaborate to Improve Data Collection on Parenting Students

March 6, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago joins a cohort of nine grantee colleges, universities, and college systems that will create new or refine existing efforts to collect...

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Mayor Johnson, Chicago Public Schools, Labor and Corporate Partners Welcome Thousands of CPS Students to the 2024 Skilled Trades Career Fair

February 28, 2024

Student participates in a hands-on learning experience with City Colleges at the third annual event. Photo credit: Chicago Public Schools Students Explore Careers in Architecture,...

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