Options / Community Education

The Options Program at Chicago State University meets the educational, vocational, self-developmental, enrichment, and recreational needs of community residents through non-credit programming. This is accomplished by providing short-term courses of study, workshops, seminars, high school and college readiness courses, and trips or tours in which residents of all ages can participate.

The Program of Choice for Life-Long Learning Options

  • Fall 2018 - Winter 2019 Session (pdf)
  • Registration for the eight week Fall Session begins Monday, August 20, 2018
  • Registration for the six week Winter Session begins Thursday, January 3, 2019(pdf)

Fall classes begin Monday, September 17, 2018

Winter Classes begin Saturday, January 19, 2019

For additional information, and to register, call 773 995-4466. 

Try one of our more popular courses today

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  • Aqua Fitness
  • Hair Braiding Techniques
  • Basic Nursing Aide
  • Retail Pharmacy Tech
  • Makeup by GorgeousKev
  • Swimming

If you are interested in any of our Options Programs, please contact us.

Stop by... 9501 S. Martin Luther King Drive
Jacoby Dickens Athletic Center, Room 201
Chicago, IL 60628
Phone: 773-995-4466
Office hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
Call today! 773-995-4466
E-mail: options@csu.edu