Lifelong Learning

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For information about course fees, class times, and location, please visit the Career and Community Education Non-Credit Course Schedule.


Cecil College has fun and educational offerings for all ages! Treat yourself or your family to something new. Expand your knowledge, enjoy health and fitness activities, or learn a new hobby! Enhance your life, and enjoy your free time throughout the year with many of our popular courses.

Personal Enrichment for Adults & Seniors

Whether you are looking for a class to expand your learning or just for fun, we have what you are looking for.

The Arts

All art classes are designed for both beginners and advanced.

Visual Arts include classes such as painting, ceramics and sculpting, drawing, graphic design, mixed media, portfolio production, and photography.

Performing Arts include music (piano and individualized lesson on all instruments).

Fitness classes include hatha yoga, SHiNE dance fitness, Pilates fusion, 30-minute circuit, cardio stretch, body movement, Total Barre, plus Tai Chi and Qigong.

Dance classes include beginner ballet, beginner tap, dance sport, Latin SharQui, and social dance.

Healthy Living

We offer a variety of holistic and wellness classes. Join us to expand your learning or just have fun. Beginners to advanced are welcome!

Hobbies

Creative Craft workshops include Floral and Nature décor and designs for holidays and seasons.

Glass/Jewelry Design classes include basic jewelry, glass fusing, crochet wire beaded jewelry, and stained glass studio.

Quilting and Sewing classes include beginner sewing and machine quilting; sewing machines are provided.

Humanities

History classes include local history (including adjacent counties and states), tours of local sites and establishments, historical markers, American history, foreign history, religion, and genealogy classes.

Language classes include French, German, Russian, Spanish, American Sign Language, and foreign culture courses.

Science & Technology

Computer classes include introduction to the personal computer, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word and Excel.

Individualized Classes

If you would like to learn something new, expand on your own knowledge, develop new art skills or techniques, or really would like to take one of the classes we offer but just don’t have the time, we are offering a new course option for you to enjoy those same classes with the instructor on your own time! This is a great opportunity for anyone wishing to take that one class they always wanted to but were limited on time.

Senior Network

If you are age 60 or better, you have the choice to sign up for classes inside and outside of our Senior Network.

  • MD Residents 60+ qualify for tuition waiver on eligible classes. Be sure to check for those classes that are clearly marked for the waiver.
  • Or, you can join the Senior Network and enjoy the tuition waiver and even more reduced course fees. Membership fees are dependent on where you reside:
    • $70.00 per semester for in county residents
    • $80.00 per semester for out of county residents
    • $90.00 per semester for out of state residents
  • If you plan to take 5 or more classes per term, your best deal may be to join the Senior Network.