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Trenton Center

Trenton Education Center (618)224-2666 - Local Phone
520 E Broadway (618)545-3475 - Phone
Trenton, IL 62293 (618)224-2667 - Fax


Laura Vahlkamp Anderson
Director
landerson@kaskaskia.edu


Michelle Hrebec
Education Center Support Specialist
mhrebec@kaskaskia.edu

Hours
Monday - Thursday 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
For Weekend Hours Contact the Education Center

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About Us
The Trenton Education Center offers courses that meet certificate and degree requirements for associate of arts and associate of sciences. We offer diverse courses at flexible times to meet the needs of all students. The Trenton Center provides compass testing, online testing, academic advisement, and assistance with financial aid. The Trenton Education Center is equipped with a state of the art computer lab that is open to the public. The center offers GED classes, tutoring, community education courses, business and industry training and seminars.

There are several initiatives being planned to expand services at the Trenton Education Center. Kaskaskia College is committed to providing excellent, comprehensive education services to its district residents.

Services
Kaskaskia College prides itself in “bringing education to the people”. The Trenton Education Center provides many of the same student services as the main campus located near Centralia, Illinois. Students can:
  • Academic Advising
  • Tutoring
  • Scholarship Information
  • FAFSA Applications
  • ID Cards
  • Purchase Textbooks
  • Computer Lab with Internet Access
  • Payments
  • Associate of Arts and Sciences Classes
  • General Study Classes
  • Program Applications
  • Compass Testing
  • KICK (Kids in College at Kaskaskia) Classes
  • Non-Credit Classes
  • Transcript Requests
  • Library Card Requests (Photo ID Required)
  • Application for Admission
  • Registration for on-campus and education center courses
  • Add/Drop Classes
  • Distance Learning Classes
  • GED Classes
  • Graduation Applications
  • Honor’s Program Applications
  • General KC Information
  • University Affiliations Opportunities


Students have a variety of learning platforms to choose from. The College offers traditional classroom classes, online classes, distance learning classes (live television from site to site or multiple sites) and hybrid classes (classes that are part traditional classroom with an online component). The Center also offers Community education classes which provide credit as well as non-credit classes. Some examples are Computer Understanding classes; these are very basic classes for the novice computer user; floral arranging, water color painting, charcoal drawing, photography and many more.

The Kaskaskia College Trenton Education Center staff is dedicated to serving our students to ensure their academic success. It has been noted that life-long learning is imperative to one’s personal health and intellectual growth. It is part of the Kaskaskia College mission to provide such learning opportunities and experiences for our students.
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