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CTE Success Center

Located in Learning Resource Center Room 142, the CTE Success Center is a place where students majoring in healthcare and technical education programs find a variety of services that ensure students are successful in their vocational and educational goals, while keeping them up to date with industry needs and demands. TITLE III funds assisted Rend Lake College in establishing the CTE Success Center on campus.

Services provided in the Center include:

  • One-On-One Tutoring Assistance
  • Nurse Skills Lab
  • Computer Usage Areas for Online Coursework
  • Human Anatomy Models
  • Textbooks and Study Materials
  • Group Study Space
  • Quiet Study Space
  • Career Exploration
  • Job Search Assistance
  • Professional and Educational Workshops and Presentations

Appointments are not necessary for face-to-face tutoring services but are recommended. 

Contact Dr. Kirk Rhodes 618-437-5321 ext. 1204 or 1769 to schedule an appointment. 

CTE Success Center Schedule

CTE Tutoring is currently only available on an appointment basis. Contact Dr. Kirk Rhodes 618-437-5321 ext. 1204 or 1769 to schedule an appointment. 

Scheduled hours are subject to change. Any changes will be posted outside the CTE Success Center as well as listed on the Rend Lake College CTE Success Center Facebook page.

Faculty & Staff

Learning Enhancement and CTE Success Centers Coordinator
Phone Extension: 1769
Building: Learning Resource Center
Office: 143
Ph.D., Walden University | M.P.A. Southern Illinois University Carbondale | B.S. University of Central Missouri
Communications Lab Supervisor
Phone Extension: 1311
Building: North Oasis
Office: 125
Brandon Padget graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelor's degree in history focused on American War. He is currently attending SIUC and working towards his Master's degree. With numerous years in the telecommunications field, he has adopted an adaptive approach to education, putting the student first. 04/27- 8:30AM-5PM 05/02-8:30AM-5PM 05/03-8:30AM-5PM 05/09-8:30AM-5PM 05/12-8:30AM-5PM

CTE Success Center
Learning Resource Center Room 142
Phone: (618) 437-5321 Ext. 1769
Toll-free (In-District): 1-800-369-5321 Ext. 1769
Email the CTE Success Center
Address: 468 N. Ken Gray Parkway, Ina, IL 62846
Fax Number: (618) 437-5677 Attn: HSSSC

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