Founded in 1967, Moraine Valley Community College has a tradition of providing quality education at an affordable cost. Its education is focused on a learning-centered environment, while maintaining sensitivity to its role in a multicultural and global community. Courses offered include Baking and Pastry, Early Childhood Education, Sports and Recreation Management, and Sleep Technology. Students can later progress into any university offering 4-year programs and complete degrees in Sciences, Arts, or General Studies.

Concordia University Chicago welcomes to its campus liberal arts education-seeking students from all over the world. Classes are individualized due to the small number of students per classroom, and degrees offered include Journalism, Art Therapy, and Animation. At Concordia University Chicago, expect to be given help and advice and be accepted as part of the community.