Our philosophy and curriculums are geared towards creating lifelong Martial Artists. We believe in teaching students how to resolve conflicts without violence. We demonstrate to our students that it is better to walk away if possible and only use martial art techniques as a last resort when there is a real harmful threat to yourself or family. The training provides our students with more confidence, self-esteem, self-control and awareness to help avoid bad situations.
About Elgin Campus Columbia College of Missouri-Elgin was established in 1997 on the campus of Elgin Community College (ECC). The campus offers high-tech classrooms, qualified academic advisors and faculty, the ECC library and computer labs, and high-speed, online access to library resources.
The Freeport campus provides a unique educational opportunity to working adults through its degree offerings and eight-week course format. As part of a network of campuses across the country and a robust online program, the college offers convenient courses to civilians as well as military adult learners.
Columbia College of Missouri-Elgin has an agreement with Elgin Community College, which allows students a seamless transition from an associate degree through a bachelor?s degree, and beyond, at Columbia College.
Judson University is a fully accredited, private Christian university of the liberal arts, science and professions. Judson offers degrees in more than 50 different majors/minors for traditional, graduate, and adult students. Judson University ranks consistently among the Top-Tier of Regional Colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report. With an academically challenging environment and encouraging spiritual community, Judson shapes lives that shape the world. Judson is home to more than 1,200 students from 30 states and 25 countries and has two campus: a 90-acre campus in Elgin at State Road 31 and I-90 and a satellite campus in Rockford. An active ''citizen'' of the City of Elgin, Judson is committed to serving the city's needs through strong partnerships with businesses, schools and non-profit agencies. Judson is also home to the annual World Leaders Forum, whcih has brought George W. Bush, Mikhail S. Gorbachev, Tony Blair and Condoleezza Rice to Judson's campus. The World Leaders Forum offers our students and area professionals the opportunity to be in the presence of and inspired by World Leaders. It is also a catalyst to raise the captial necessary to begin and Entrepreneurial Studies Program at Judson University. http://www.judsonu.edu
Summit School has an award winning track record of providing alternative education to children in northwest suburbs of Chicago; inlcuding Elgin, Barrington, West Dundee, Lake in the Hills, Schaumburg, Algonquin, Carpentersville and St. Charles. If your child is struggling with their current school or educational environment, Summit may be the answer.
The instructional programs at Westminster are traditional, teacher-directed, Christ -centered, core academic that use materials selected to reach goals and objectives developed by teachers and board committees through proper needs assessments.