IU Northwest Opens 2015 Spring Enrollment for Adult Education Classes

rot1Indiana University Northwest offers courses for lifestyle enrichment and career enhancement through its Adult Education program. Courses are taught on campus, and at multiple locations in Northwest Indiana.

IU Northwest students and the community are encouraged to register for courses that will prepare them for a job promotion or may even spark an interest in completing a degree program.

Upcoming courses offered at IU Northwest include:

Career Development
Certified Nursing Assistant: Three-week course offered at Healthcare Training Center in Merrillville on a rolling basis beginning Jan. 26; $830 (daytime), $880 (evening). For additional dates visit http://www.iun.edu/adult-education/index.htm.
Dental Office Administration: Wednesdays, March 18 – May 20, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., $275 (includes book).
Health Insurance Billing: Mondays, March 23 – May 18; Wednesdays, April 29, May 6, 13; 6 to 8:30 p.m., $450.
Medical Terminology: Wednesdays, March 4 – April 22, 6 to 8:30 p.m., $260 (includes book).
Pharmacy Technician Training: Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 2 - April 22, 9 to 11:30 a.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 3 – May 21, 7 to 9:30 p.m., $1,050 (includes book and workbook).

Creative Arts Entrepreneurship: Mondays, March 2 – April 6; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; $300 (includes book).
Grant Proposals Overview: Mondays and Wednesdays, March 16, 18, 23, 25; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; $145.
Grant Writing Workshop: Wednesdays, April 8 – 29; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; $175.
How to Start a Not-For-Profit Organization: Tuesday and Thursday, March 3 and 5; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; $150.
Introduction to Public Relations: Mondays, March 9 and 16; 7 to 9 p.m.; $95.
Event Planning: Mondays, March 23 – April 20; 7 to 9 p.m.; $150.

Social Media
Introduction to Facebook: Saturdays, Feb. 28 and March 7; 9 a.m. to Noon; $95.

Microsoft Word—Microsoft Office 2013: Saturday, March 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., $160 (includes book). The course is offered again from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 18.
Microsoft Excel—Microsoft Office 2013: Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., $160 (includes book) / ($130 if you have book from WORD class). The course is offered again from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 25.
Basic Computers: Fridays, March 6 – May 1; 9 a.m. to Noon; $160.
Introduction to Adobe InDesign: Saturdays, March 21 – April 18; 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.; $160.

Personal Development
Stepping Line Dancing: Saturdays, March 7 – May 9; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; $125.

Interested participants may register online at http://www.iun.edu/adult-education/registration/index.htm. For more information, call (219) 980-6978 or toll free 1-888-968-7486 ext. 6978. Or email Dimar Brown at dibrown@iun.edu.

Online Instruction
Those interested in taking classes online have the option to choose courses in a variety of disciplines, such as Design and Composition; Law and Legal; and Writing and Publishing. Instructor-led courses run for six weeks and includes lessons, quizzes and online discussions. To register and view a complete course schedule, visit IU Northwest courses at Ed2Go.

About Indiana University Northwest
As one of seven Indiana University campuses, IU Northwest leads the region as the premier, urban campus dedicated to serving the needs of more than 6,000 students from the state’s most diverse and industrialized region. Committed to helping its local Northwest Indiana communities thrive, IU Northwest is best-known for providing a personal, quality and affordable education close to home. IU Northwest positions its students to be leaders with more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and pre-professional degree options available from the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, the School of Business and Economics, and the School of Education. The campus is also host to IU School of Medicine-Northwest, which actively involves students in research and local healthcare needs through its four-year medical doctorate program. For more information, please visit www.iun.edu.