What is Sangamon CEO?

It is a one year study of entrepreneurship.


Who can be apply for Sangamon CEO?

Sangamon CEO is a high school program for high school seniors. Students apply in their junior year of high school, and if admitted, they complete the program during their senior year.


Do I get credit for completing the program?

Yes. Sangamon CEO is an academic program. It is accredited in Sangamon County High School. Students receive High School credit in addition to dual credits through Lincoln Land Community College.


How many credits do I receive from my school?

It varies by school. Please check with your counselor.


What is the tuition for Sangamon CEO?

Sangamon CEO is fully funded by private donors from the community. There is no tuition charge for schools, students or tax payers.


When does Sangamon CEO start?

We follow Springfield District 186 calendar. Please visit the District's website for schedule information.


When does the class meet?

Sangamon CEO meets every school day from 7:30 am to 9:00 am. Attendance is mandatory and follows District 186 attendance policies.


How many high schools participate in the program?

Currently, 13 Sangamon County High Schools participate in the Sangamon CEO program.


If I'm interested, how do I apply?

The application is open all year long. The deadline is March 30 and admission decisions are made by April 30.

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