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A

About the College

Academic Advising/Educational Planning  

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar Definition  

Academic Forgiveness Policy  

Academic Policies & Procedures  

Academic Standing  

Acceptance of Transfer Credit   (Located under Transfering to Kishwaukee College from Another School on the Admissions Requirements page)

Accounting Course Descriptions   

Add/Drop  

Addendum  

Administrative Withdrawal  

Admission for High School Students and Students 16 years of age and younger  

Admission to Health Science Programs   

Admission Requirements  

Admissions/Registration Checklist  

Adult Basic Education (ABE)   

Adult Basic Education Course Descriptions  

Adult Education  

Adult Secondary Education   

Adult Secondary Education Course Descriptions  

Advance and Academic ESL   

Advance Placement (AP) Program College Entrance Examination Board  

AGR 342 Agribusiness, A.A.S.  

AGR 425 Foundations of Agribusiness Certificate  

AGR 447 Precision Agriculture Certificate  

Agriculture Course Descriptions  

Agriculture Transfer Course Descriptions  

AMT - Automotive Technology Course Descriptions   

AMT 230 Automotive Technology, A.A.S.  

AMT 416 Basic Automotive Technology Certificate  

AMT 417 Advanced Automotive Technology Certificate   

Alcohol and/or Substance Abuse  

Anthropology Course Descriptions  

Appeals  

Area of Interest - Agriculture & Horticulture

Area of Interest - Applied Technologies & Professional Trades

Area of Interest - Arts, Communication & Humanities

Area of Interest - Business & Computer Technologies

Area of Interest - Education

Area of Interest - Health Sciences

Area of Interest - Public, Social & Behavioral Sciences

Area of Interest - Science, Engineering & Mathematics

Areas of Interest  

Art Course Descriptions  

Assessment  

Associate Degrees  

Associate in Applied Science Degree  

Associate in Arts  

Associate in Arts Requirements  

Associate in Engineering Science Degree  

Associate in Engineering Science Degree Requirements  

Associate in Fine Arts   

Associate in Fine Arts Degree (Art Option) Requirements   

Associate in Fine Arts Degree (Art Education Option) Requirements    

Associate in General Studies Degree  

Associate in Science  

Associate in Science Requirements  

Athletic Eligibility  

Auditing a Course  

 

B 

Biology Course Descriptions  

Bridge & Transition Career Pathways   

Business Course Descriptions  

 

C

Campus Security  

Campus Security Authorities (CSA)  

CAREER Agreements  

CAREER Agreement Guidelines  

Certificates  

Change a Grade  

Chemistry Course Descriptions  

CIS 411 Google IT Support Certificate  

CIS 412 Networking Fundamentals - Certificate  

CIS 437 Computer Information Systems, A.A.S.  

CIS 451 Computer Programming Certificate  

CIS 454 Web Development Certificate  

CIS 460 Networking and Systems Administration, A.A.S.   

CIS 467 Network Administration Certificate  

CIS 480 Network Security Specialist Certificate  

CIS 484 Cybersecurity Specialist Certificate  

CIS - Computer Information Systems Course Descriptions   

Citizens of Foreign Countries   (Located on Admission Requirements page)

Class Attendance  

Classification  

Code of Student Conduct and Discipline  

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)  

College Policies and Procedures  

Communication Course Descriptions   

Computer-Aided Design Technology Course Descriptions   

Community Education (CE) and Short-term Training   

Concealed Carry  

Concurrent Enrollment for Courses  

Continuing Education  

Continuing Education Course Descriptions  

Continuing Professional Development Units   

Corequisite for Courses  

Course Descriptions  

Course Load  

Course Overload  

Credit Hour Determination  

CRJ 208 Traffic Investigations Certificate  

CRJ 214 Criminal Investigations Certificate  

CRJ 217 Law for Policing Certificate  

CRJ 218 Crime Scene Processing Certificate  

CRJ 223 Criminal Justice Management Certificate  

CRJ 224 Social Role of Law Enforcement Certificate  

CRJ 228 Criminal Justice - General, A.A.S.   

CRJ 350 Criminal Justice - Forensic Tech, A.A.S.  

Criminal Justice Course Descriptions  

CSD Course Descriptions  

Customized Training    

 

D

Dean’s List  

Departmental Proficiency Evaluation  

Determining Placement  

DPT426 Diesel Power Technology, A.A.S.  

DPT429 Diesel Power/Equipment Repair Certificate  

Diesel Power Technology Course Descriptions  

Dual Credit  

 

E

ECE 259 Early Childhood Education A.A.S.  

ECE 475 Gateways ECE Level 2 Certificate  

ECE 477 Gateways ECE Level 3 Certificate  

Early Childhood Education Course Descriptions  

Economics Course Descriptions  

Ed2Go Online Classes  

Education Course Descriptions  

Electronics Technology Course Descriptions  

Employment  

EMS - Emergency Medical Services Course Descriptions   

EMS 456 EMS Paramedic, A.A.S.  

EMS 457 Paramedic Certificate  

EMS 458 EMT Certificate  

Engineering Course Descriptions  

English as a Second Language (ESL)   

English as a Second Language Course Descriptions  

English Course Descriptions  

EST 450 Esthetics Certificate  

Esthetics Course Descriptions  

 

F

Faculty  

Fair and Equal Evaluation of Students  

Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)   

Federal Pell Grant  (located under Federal Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant   (FSEOG) (located under Federal Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Federal Veterans Educational Benefit  (located under Federal Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Federal Work Study Program   (FWS)

Final Exams  

Financial Aid  

Financial Information  

Financial Aid Standards of Academics Progress   (SAP)

Financial Aid Warning Status  

Firearms and Weapons Policy  

Forfeiture of Transfer Credit   (Located under Transfering to Kishwaukee College from Another School on the Admissions Requirements page)

French - Modern Language Course Descriptions  

 

G

Gateway ECE Level 2 Certificate  

Gateway ECE Level 3 Certificate  

GECC 110 General Education Core Curriculum Credential  (GECC)

Geography Course Description  

Grade Description Explanation   (chart)

Grade Discrepancy Resolution  

Grade Point Average (GPA)   

Grade Symbols   (chart)

Graduation  

 

H

Health Course Descriptions  

Health Information Technology Course Descriptions  

History Course Descriptions  

HIT 274 Medical Billing and Coding Certificate  

HOR 401 Horticulture, A.A.S.  

HOR 227 Floral Horticulture Certificate  

HOR 238 Landscape Design/Construction Certificate  

HOR 290 Foundations in Horticulture Certificate  

HOR 420 Cannabis & Hemp Cultivation Certificate  

HOR 241 Greenhouse/Garden Center Certificate  

HOR 430 Turf & Grounds Management  

Horticulture Course Descriptions  

HOS 325 Hospitality Management, A.A.S.  

HOS 420 Foundations of Culinary Arts Certificate  

Hospitality & Culinary Course Descriptions  

Humanities Course Descriptions  

 

I

Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI)  

Illinois Grant Program for Dependents of Correctional Officers  (located under State of Illinois Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Illinois Grant Program for Dependents of Police of Fire Officers  (located under State of Illinois Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Illinois High School Diploma (IHSD) Testing   

Illinois MIA/POW Scholarship  (located under State of Illinois Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Illinois Monetary Award Program   (MAP) (located under State of Illinois Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Illinois National Gard Scholarship  (located under State of Illinois Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Illinois Veteran Grant  (located under State of Illinois Benefits on the Financial Information page)

Incomplete Grade Policy  

Independent Study   (definition)

Independent Study Course Description  

In-district Resident   (Residency Requirements)

Institutional Student Employment  

International Baccalaureate Exam (IB)  

 

J

 

K

Kishwaukee College Annual Security Report  

Kishwaukee College Comprehensive Policy Relating to Gender-based or Sexual Misconduct, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking  

Kishwaukee College Foundation  

 

L

Linguistics - Modern Languages Course Description  

Loans  

 

M

MA 408 Medical Assistant Certificate  

MA - Medical Assistant Course Descriptions   

Mathematics Course Descriptions  

Military Science Course Descriptions   

Minimum Competency  

MM 218 Marketing and Management, A.A.S.  

MM 293 Retailing Certificate  

MM 409 Supervision Basics Certificate  

MM 411 Organizational Leadership Certificate  

MM - Marketing and Management Course Descriptions   

MT 283 Automated Industrial Tech Certificate  

MT - Manufacturing Tech Course Descriptions    

Music Course Descriptions  

 

N 

New, Transfer Student Registration Checklist   

NUR 310 Basic Nurse Assisting Certificate  

NUR 366 Registered Nursing Degree, A.A.S.   

Nursing Course Descriptions   

 

O

OS 213 Administrative Assistant Certificate   

OS 406 Administrative Professionals, A.A.S.   

OS 445 Application Specialist Certificate  

Office Systems Course Descriptons  

Online Course Attendance   (Located under Online Student Information on Academic Policies & Procedures page)

Online Student Information  

Open Door Policy   

Orientation Information for Online Students   (Located under Online Student Information on Academic Policies & Procedures page)

Out-of-District Resident   (Residency Requirement)

Out-of-District Residents   (Admission Requirement Overview)

Out-of-State/Foreign Country Resident  (Residency Requirement)

 

P

Parking  

Part-time   (Course Load)

Part-Time Student Honors List  

Pass/Fail Transfer Credit  (Located under Transfering to Kishwaukee College from Another School on the Admissions Requirements page)

Philosophy Course Descriptions  

Physical Education Course Descriptions  

Physics Course Descriptions  

Placement  

Political Science Course Descriptions  

Prerequisites for Courses  (definition)

Prior Learning Assessment  

Procedures for the Resolution of Student Complaints  

Psychology Course Descriptions  

 

Q

 

R

RA 222 Radiologic Technology, A.A.S.  

Radiologic Technology Course Descriptions  

Readmission   

Registration for Courses  

Registration Requirements for Online Students   (Located under Online Student Information on Academic Policies & Procedures page)

Repeating a Course  

Residency Requirements  

Returning Student Registration Checklist  

Reverse Transfer   (Located under Transfering to Kishwaukee College from Another School on the Admissions Requirements page)

 

S

SARA State Agreement - Online Learning  

Scholarships  

Security and Miscellaneous Regulations  

Security Programs for Students  

Smoking Policy  

Sociology Course Descriptions  

Spanish ASE  

Spanish - Modern Language Course Descriptions  

State of Illinois Benefits   

State of Illinois Campus Security Act  

State Seal of Biliteracy  

Student Identification Cards  

 

T

TM 370 Technology & Manufacturing, A.A.S.  

Technical Mathematics Course Description  

Theatre Course Descriptions  

TPM 444 Therapeutic Massage Certificate  

Therapeutic Massage Course Descriptions  

Threat Assessment  

Title IX Compliance  

Transcript of Educational Record  

Transfer Agreements  

Transfer of Credit to Other Institutions  

Transfer Physical Education Activity   (Located under Transfering to Kishwaukee College from Another School on the Admissions Requirements page)

Transfer Planning  

Transfering to Kishwaukee College from Another School  

Truck Driver Training Course Description    

Truck Driver Training Information  

Tuition  

Tuition Hardship Appeal   

Types of Courses at Kish  

Types of Assistance   (Financial Assistance)

 

U

 

V

Veteran Eligibility   (Financial Assistance)

Visiting Student Registration Checklist  

 

W

 

Welding Technology Course Descriptions  

WT 252 Basic Welding Technology Certificate  

WT 449 Advanced Welding Technology Certificate  

Withdrawal  

Workforce Development    

Workforce Transition Services   

X

 

Y

 

Z