Summer Non-Credit Courses

 

Exercise and Fitness

 

Dance - Master's Workshops

Join Veronica Ayala for an intensive dance workshop. She will be covering all of the dance basics (from various dance styles) as well as more advanced movements. These classes are for ages 3 and up (all experience levels). This class will allow your child experience different styles of dance to see what he/she likes best as well as improve his/her dance skills.

When:

  • Workshop 1: Saturday May 31, 8am-12pm
  • Workshop 2: Saturday July 26, 8am-12pm

Where: Greyhound Arena, Room 11
Fee: $50 per workshop
Materials required: workout attire, good shoes (dance or tennis shoes), and a pony tail (if applicable).
Ages: 3 and up (minors will need parental consent)
Enrollment: minimum 6, maximum 30

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Swimming Lessons

Dive into the summer with these four convenient rotations of swimming lessons. Sabrina Michael will be on hand to assist swimmers of all comfort levels. The beginning level is for younger/less experienced swimmers. This rotation will focus on breathing, floating, arm, and leg techniques. The intermediate level is for swimmers who can float, execute the basics of the front crawl and swim half way across the width of the pool unassisted. The advanced level is for older swimmers who know how to swim and need to develop strokes, proper kick movements, and diving skills. To join the advanced class, swimmers must be able to swim the entire width of the pool unassisted. Swimmers can only be signed up for one level, per rotation. The instructor will evaluate swimmers at the first lesson and move swimmers up or down a level depending on the child's swimming ability. Spots are limited, so sign up soon.
Register by: Friday at noon prior to each rotation

When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 3- 3:50 p.m. (Beginners); 4-4:50 p.m. (Intermediate/Advanced)
Rotation 1: June 2 - 12
Rotation 2: June 16 - 26
Rotation 3: July 7 - July 17
Rotation 4: July 21 - 31
Where: ENMU Natatorium (Behind the Golden Library)
Fee: $50 per rotation
Materials required: swimsuit and towel
Ages: 4 years and up (minors will need parental consent)
Enrollment: minimum 4, maximum 10

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Morning Aqua Aerobics

Jump into the pool this summer with Sabrina Michael for a wonderful morning aqua aerobics course! The water is a great alternative for those who suffer from back pain or other ailments, and the resistance provided by the pool will improve cardiovascular endurance as well as muscle tone and flexibility. These classes will keep you active and fit throughout the summer. Come dive in and enjoy the wonderful benefits of aqua aerobics!

When: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, June 2 – July 31, 7:00-8:00 a.m.
Where: ENMU Natatorium (Behind the Golden Library)
Fee: $60 for semester
Materials: Swimsuit and Towel
Ages: 16 and up (minors will need parental consent)
Enrollment: minimum 4 

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Shakti Flow Yoga

Join Lucy Carrillo as she leads you through on hour of fun and invigorating yoga. Shakti flow yoga is a dynamic vinyasa flow, in which students focus on breathing in alignment with physical movement, and focus on achieving balance, both on and off the mat.  Shakti flow yoga builds strength, flexibility, stamina, and assists in stress reduction and in gaining an overall sense of well-being.  Everyone is welcome, and beginners will find the class is led in a very instructive way, with all movements fully explained.  While class includes a vigorous workout, it ends in a pose of total relaxation, and students will leave class feeling rejuvenated and peaceful. 

When: Mondays and Wednesdays, June 2 – June 25, 5:30 – 6:45 p.m.
Where: University Theatre Center, Room 161
Fee: $50
Materials required: Workout clothes and mat. A water bottle is also recommended.
Ages: 12 years and older (minors will need parental consent)
Enrollment: minimum 6, maximum 20 

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Boot Camp

Boot Camp will get you in shape without going into the military. You will feel good and look great! Jane Hamann will lead you though basic exercises including calisthenics, body weight training, and core work. Work at your own pace and push yourself to be the best you can be.

When: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:45 – 6:30 p.m., June 9 – July 30
Where: Baptist Student Union, Main Meeting Room
Fee: $60
Materials required: Workout clothes, comfortable shoes, and mat. A water bottle is also recommended.
Ages: 18 years and older
Enrollment: minimum 4, maximum 12

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Activities for Children

 

Kids' College

IIt’s about that time again for another summer of fun at Kids’ College! We are currently planning a variety of activities for children ages 6-12 years. 

Kids’ College combines fun, fellowship, and learning, while keeping kids’ minds active during their summer break from school. The Leadership Team is comprised of a lead teacher and college-age counselors. The Team provides daily activities to stimulate young minds such as science, reading, history and computers. Intellectual activities are mixed with physical and creative activities like art, music, physical education, swimming, and more! 

Attendance is flexible. Parents may bring their children for the entire eight weeks or one week at a time. Space is limited however, pre-payment confirms a place. Groups are divided by age: 6-7, 8-10, and 10-12.

When: Mondays-Fridays, June 2- July 25, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.                  
Week 1: June 2-6     
Week 2: June 9-13  
Week 3: June 16-20
Week 4: June 23-27  
Week 5: June 30-July 3
Week 6: July 7-11      
Week 7: July 14-18
Week 8: July 21-25
Where: Family and Consumer Sciences Building                  
Ages: 6-12 years (minors will need parental consent)                                                                       
Enrollment limits for each age group: minimum 6, maximum 30                                                                  
Fee: $75 per week for first child; $60 per week for each additional child. (A discounted rate of $500 for all 8 weeks for the first child and $400 for all 8 weeks for each additional child is available if the 8 weeks is paid all at once or through payroll deduction for ENMU employees.) The admission costs for field trips are additional.

Registration fees include the cost of all regular activities and classroom supplies, forty-five hours of supervision per week, daily lunch and afternoon snacks. Field trips will again highlight the summer. Kids' College will not meet on the 4th of July.

All payments must be received in the Distance Education and Outreach office before a child will be accepted into the program. No payments can be accepted by Teachers, Counselors or the Coordinator. 

Registration Process:
A registration form must be completed for each child and may be obtained in the Distance Education and Outreach office located in the Education Building, Room 102. Regular registration will begin on Monday, April 14. Register no later than the 5:00 p.m. the Friday before each scheduled week of classes (space permitting).

Materials required: Children need to wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes. Also, a daily backpack filled with swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, and refillable water bottle (all labeled with your child's name) is required.

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Trainings and Certifications

The Center for Legal Studies

 

Paralegal Certification Course

This intensive, nationally acclaimed program is designed for beginning as well as advanced legal workers. This course will teach students how to work as a full-time or part-time paralegal, and how to open a free-lance business. Students will be trained to assist trial attorneys, interview witnesses,

investigate complex fact patterns, research the law and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation.

The instruction is practice-oriented and related to those areas of the law in which paralegals are most in demand. This program will help students learn new marketable job skills and increase their office’s efficiency, productivity and billable hours. There are no prerequisites other than a high school diploma (or GED), but students will be expected to complete a significant amount of homework, and must pass numerous quizzes and successfully complete several legal document writing assignments.

Students have 14 weeks to complete the online course. Students have a maximum of 12 months to complete the two-part course in the online, DVD, or text-only format, for which enrollment is open and ongoing. Students who successfully complete both Paralegal 1 and Paralegal II will receive a Certification of Completion from ENMU. Registration and textbook orders can be placed by calling 800.522.PREP (same as 800.522.7737), or visit www.legalstudies.com.

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $1189 ($1229 for DVD format; $1189 for text-only)
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course

Students should have successfully completed the Paralegal Course above, or the equivalent, before enrolling in these Advanced Paralegal Courses. These courses (fourteen different advanced topics) are available in online format lasting seven weeks each. Students will receive 4.5 CEUs upon successful completion of each advanced course, and CLE units (generally seven per topic) may also be awarded to attorneys and other legal professionals who successfully complete an advanced course. More than one course may be taken during any given session, and the topics can be taken in any order; however, it is recommended that students should not take more than three courses per session due to significant homework requirements. Students who successfully complete at least six advanced course topics will receive a Certificate of Completion from ENMU. Registration and textbook orders can be placed by calling 800.522.PREP (same as 800.522.7737), or you may visit www.legalstudies.com for information and registration.

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $1650 ($275 per topic)
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Law School Preparation Course

This course, is offered in an online format, and is designed to help pre-law students excel in their first year of law school. Its objective is to teach a proven approach for attacking the burdensome casebook method of instruction so that dedicated students can enter law school prepared and maximize their studies on the very first day. Students can complete the online course in just seven weeks.

Tuition is $300 with extensive materials (including any first-year course outlines) provided. You may register by calling 800.522.PREP (same as 800.522.7737), or visit www.legalstudies.com for more information or registration. Students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion from ENMU.

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $300
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Legal Nurse Consultant Training Course

This course is available in a seven-week online format. The course is open to any RN or other medical professional interested in the field of forensic testimony and medical-legal issues, and the curriculum is specifically designed to prepare participants for a career as legal nurse consultant. Building on students’ medical education and possible clinical experience, this course prepares participants to testify in court as expert witnesses and to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medical issues.

The course teaches legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, products liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers’ compensation. CEUs for nurses will be available to successful graduates if needed, for an additional small fee. Legal Nurse Consultant Certification (LNCC) Examination eligibility requirements are discussed during this training course; however, students who successfully complete this course need not take the LNCC test in order to practice as legal nurse consultants.
Students receive 42 hours of instruction and will be required to prepare assignments and pass weekly quizzes. Students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion from ENMU. Two repeating sessions are scheduled for this spring. Registration and textbook orders can be placed by calling 800.522.PREP (same as 800.522.7737), or you may visit www.legalstudies.com for more information or registration.

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $849
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Preparing for the LSAT

This course will provide you with comprehensive knowledge of the American judicial system. It will also teach you practical skills including how to assist trial attorneys, interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation.

After successfully completing the tests and assignments for this seven week course, you will know:

  • the origins and history of the American legal system
  • the meaning and application of important legal terminology
  • attorney and paralegal ethics
  • techniques of jury selection and the jury selection process
  • how to prepare legal documents including demand letters, pleadings, discovery documents, motions and memos
  • significant elements of the substantive law of torts, contracts
  • the important rules of civil procedure and evidence
  • how to conduct a legal interview
  • how to conduct legal investigation
  • how to conduct legal analysis and perform legal problem solving

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $250
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Preparing for the GRE

Applying to Graduate school usually means taking the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) General Test. Our GRE Preparation Course is a must! We have been preparing students around the world for graduate school since 1980, and this unique online format combines the convenience of independent study with the camaraderie of a classroom environment.
The GRE has two different sections—verbal and quantitative. Our live lecture course will go over both sections, whereas our online course is divided into two separate courses, one to prepare you for the verbal sections of the GRE and one to prepare you for the quantitative sections.

  • The quantitative portion of the course features a math review and techniques for tackling the quantitative comparison, discrete quantitative, and data interpretation questions that make up the math sections of the GRE.
  • During the verbal and analytical sections of the course we will discuss how to do your best on reading comprehension, analogies, sentence completions, antonyms, and logical and analytical reasoning questions.
  • You will practice on actual GRE tests from previous years, and we will cover specific time saving techniques for the computer administrations of the test.

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $250
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Preparing for the GMAT

Most MBA programs across the country and internationally require a Graduate Management Admission Test score for program admission. Our GMAT Preparation Course is a must! We have been preparing students around the world for graduate school since 1980, and this unique online format combines the convenience of independent study with the camaraderie of a classroom environment.

The GMAT has four different sections — analytical writing, integrated reasoning, verbal, and quantitative. Our online course is divided into two separate courses, one to prepare you for the verbal and analytical writing sections of the GMAT and one to prepare you for the integrated reasoning and quantitative sections.

  • The quantitative section of the course features a math review and techniques for tackling the problem solving and data sufficiency questions that make up the math section of the GMAT. Test-taking techniques and a thorough review of questions types on the Integrated Reasoning section are also included.
  • The verbal section of the course covers all question types on the verbal sections of the GMAT. We will explain how to do your best on reading comprehension, sentence corrections, critical reasoning questions, and the analytical writing assessment.
  • You will practice on actual GMAT tests from previous years, and specific time saving techniques will be covered for the computer administrations of the test.

 

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $250
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Victim Advocacy Certificate Course

Victim Advocacy Certificate Course
The course will prepare participants to work in victim advocacy with domestic violence shelters, crisis centers, crisis hotlines and state and county governments. Course topics include legal terminology, legal process, jurisdiction and venue, ethics, guardianships, crisis intervention, sexual assault, domestic violence, grief counseling, temporary restraining orders, and community counseling. There are no prerequisites; however, students will be expected to complete homework. Students who successfully complete this non-credit course will receive a Certificate of Completion from ENMU. Registration and textbook orders can be placed by calling 800.522.PREP (same as 800.522.7737), or you may visit www.legalstudies.com for more information or registration.

Online format: 7 week course, www.legalstudies.com
When: May 5 – June 20; June 30 – Aug. 15
Required and recommended textbooks: variable costs
Fee: $575 ($615 for DVD format; $575 for text-only)
Register by: see www.legalstudies.com

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Other

 

Candle Design

Join Fawn Hinton for this fun and creative class in candle making. In this class you will learn the craft of candle making. This class will open you up to the amazing array of possibilities that exist in your pursuit to create decorative, functional, and sweet smelling candles. From the basics of molding to the creativity of container design, you will learn the easiest and safest way to work with wax, wicks, and molds. 
When: Thursdays, 6 – 7:30 p.m., June 5 – June 26
Where: FCS, Room 99
Fee: $140
Materials required: An additional fee of $60 will be paid to the instructor at the first class.
Ages: 13 years and older (minors will need parental consent)
Enrollment: minimum 6, maximum 12

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