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Online Career Programs

Gatlin Education Services (GES) is the country’s largest and most successful provider of online career training programs. These open enrollment, instructor-led programs are designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire entry-level positions for many occupations, all within a three month delivery window. Instructors are involved in the student’s online learning experience. Each program has a set of lessons and tests; grades are a combination of computer-graded tests and the instructor’s evaluation of the student’s work. Additional information is available at www.gatlineducation.com. Cost of books and materials are included in the tuition fee.

To register, contact the Continuing Education Center at (815) 224-0427. Over 100 Online Career Programs available at www.gatlineducation.com. Classes start monthly. REFUND POLICY for Gatlin Education Services Online Classes: There will be NO refunds granted once GES provides the student with an access
code. There will be NO exceptions.

Paralegal [225 hours]
This course prepares students for an entry-level paralegal position. Course includes free access to Westlaw, an online legal research service, and official NALA prep courses. In order to meet the eligibility requirements to sit for the CP/CLA credentialing exam using this course, you must also hold a Bachelor's Degree in any field, or you must have seven years of experience as a legal assistant. Course fee does NOT include National Exam.
Course number: CPD-5101 Course fee: $1,595

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2010 Master [380 hours]
Start your career as an administrative professional with this online training program. Learn administrative skills, travel and event planning techniques, effective communication skills, and more. This unique program will give you the skills you need to be a successful administrative professional, as well as a master of Microsoft's suite of programs. The Microsoft Office 2010 Master program is the only performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to validate business
computer skills using Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Course number: CPD-5305 Course fee: $1,995

CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training [150 hours]
CompTIA A+ certification is the industry standard for validating the skills of entry-level computer technicians. It opens the door to an exciting career in computer technology, and Gatlins’s online program makes training convenient and interactive. Course fee does NOT include National Exam.
Course Number: CPD-5304 Course Fee: $1,695