The Cresco Center offers year-round, day, evening, credit and professional development classes. The center also supports training opportunities for local businesses. Class instruction is offered face-to-face and via ICN.
Upcoming Non Credit Course Offerings
|August 17th, 2015||Football: Get In The Game|
|September, 15th||The "I's" Have It: iPod, iPhone, iPad|
|September 16th, 2015||Corks and Canvas In Cresco|
|September 23rd, 2015||Staying Connected Through 'Video Chat'|
|October 6th, 2015||Social Dance: Country Western Couples Dancing|
|October 7th, 2015||Welding Yard Art|
The Cresco Center offers a variety of services to Cresco and the surrounding communities including:
- Course registration (for all credit and non-credit classes), placement testing and intake advising for enrollment at NICC
- Specialized business training and professional development classes
- Career Pathway Certificate programs and Career Events
- High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) testing preparation and brush-up courses on Mondays, 10:30 am -7 pm and Fridays, 8 am - 4 pm.
- English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes
- Adult Education and Literacy programs on Tuesdays, 3 pm - 5:15 pm and Thursdays, 1 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
- Year-round Driver's Education courses
- Programs designed for adult learners returning to college
The Cresco Center also hosts the Be Your Own Boss summer camp for children entering 5th and 6th grades. This week-long, STEM-based entrepreneurial camp runs the second week of June during the summer. Campers experience field trips, face-to-face meetings with business owners and will develop their business plans with the help of professionals. Visit the 2015 Be Your Own Boss Camp website to view examples of what our campers learn!
Cresco Center Annual Report
Learn more about the Cresco Center's community impact by viewing its 2014 Annual Report.