Classes resume at City Colleges of Chicago

August 20, 2012 5:08:50 AM PDT
Monday was back-to-school day for thousands of college students in Chicago as fall classes at the City Colleges of Chicago began.

The seven colleges make up one of the nation's largest community college districts and the largest in Illinois.

The colleges serve approximately 120,000 students each year to prepare them for the workforce, pursuing higher education and advancing their careers.