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Fast-path courses help students and residents earn credits faster, explore passions at SC4

Earn credits faster with a Fast Path course at SC4 logo

Registration is open for fast-path fall semester classes at St. Clair County Community College. Seats are available in 12-week classes starting the week of Sept. 19 and eight-week classes starting the week of Oct. 17.

Fast-path classes allow students to earn credits that count toward general education or degree requirements at a quicker pace. Sections are available for classes in topics that include biology, business, English, earth science, French, history, math, political science, psychology, sociology, statistics and more.

Offerings this fall also include an array of exciting and innovative courses to help students and community members expand their knowledge base and uncover passions.

Examples of some specific courses offered this fall include:

  • HIS-233 61 — African-American History to 1877
  • ART-120 67 or 68 — Art Appreciation
  • AST-104 66 — Astronomy of the Solar System
  • BUS-153 65 — Business Law
  • MUS-100 2 — Class Piano I
  • CIS-105 65 — Cybersecurity Essentials
  • BUS-181 66 — Professional Selling
  • GEO-176 62 — Viewing the Earth From Space
  • GEO-233 60 — World Regional Geography

“Whether you’re a student interested in earning credits toward your degree or transfer pathway faster, or you’re a community member interested in taking a course of interest to learn and grow, our fast-path courses are a fantastic option,” said Jessica Brown, executive director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Student Recruitment, Advising and Admissions.

A full list of courses and sections is available at, and new students can learn how to apply and register at Current students can register via the SC4 Portal at

For more information, contact the SC4 Admissions team at (810) 989-5571 or