Enroll in an Online Course focused on Workplace Essential Skills

Obtain Microcredentials that Employers are looking for!


What is it and Who is it for?

Eureka College is launching a series of online courses focused on Workplace Essential Skills. Individuals will have the opportunity to obtain key professional skills that employers are looking for when hiring and promoting their staff. 


The courses are 8 weeks in length, fully remote, and taught by Eureka College Professors. Learners will earn a microcredential in the form of a digital badge that can be displayed on social media. 


For questions, please contact Stephanie Loconsole at (309) 467-6896.


Spring 2024 Courses: Classes begin on March 18 and run through May 4


Creating Effective Leadership

What makes an effective leader? This introductory course addresses this question through an exploration of leadership theories and practices. Specifically, this course will introduce learners to the importance of diversity and digital media as core components of leadership in modern society. Learners will be assessed through a combination of quizzes, writing, and class engagement. 


Writing for the Workplace

This course will explore the complex act of writing to people from different areas of specialization, generations, and cultural backgrounds in the workplace and beyond. Learners will analyze conflict and discuss how it should be addressed. This course will combine exercises, concrete examples, and scenarios to help be clear, professional, and thoughtful in communication.


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Once registered, students will be provided with log-in information so they can access their Eureka College student email account and the Learning Management System, Brightspace. Brightspace allows students to access course content for their courses, submit assignments, participate in discussions, communicate with the instructor and classmates, take quizzes and exams, and more.