Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Business Employment Skills Team (BEST, Inc.)

Address: Administrative Offices: 3691 Cougar Drive, Unit B Peru, IL 61354/Program Offices: 3691 Cougar Drive, Unit B, Peru, IL 61354/315 B First Avenue Sterling, IL 61081/Old Lee County Courthouse, 112 E. Second Street, 3rd Floor, Dixon, IL 61021/225 E. Backbone Road, Princeton, IL 61356/NCI Works One Stop Center, 1550 First Avenue, Ottawa, IL 61350/IL Valley Community College, 815 N. Orlando Smith Avenue, Oglesby, IL 61348/NCI Works One Stop Center 2323 E. Lincolnway, Sterling, IL 61081/810 S. 10th Street,Oregon, IL 61061/301 N. Main, Mt. Carroll, IL 61053/Sauk Valley Community College 173 IL Route #2,Dixon, IL 61021

Phone: Administrative Phone: Peru, (815) 224-7930/Program Phone: Peru, (815) 224-1586/Sterling, (815) 625-3623/Dixon, (815) 288-1260/Princeton, (815) 872-0255/Ottawa, (815) 433-4550/Oglesby, (815) 224-0370/Sterling, (815) 625-9648/ Oregon, (815) 732-0148/Mt. Carroll, (815) 244-2522/Dixon, (815) 835-6371

Fax: Administrative Fax: Peru, (815) 224-7933/Program Fax: Peru, (815) 224-7933/Sterling, (815) 625-3664/Dixon, (815) 288-5475/Princeton, (815) 875-2116/Ottawa, (815) 433-6645 /Oglesby, (815) 223-1385/Sterling, (815) 625-9649/Oregon, (815) 732-0149


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  • Bureau
  • Carroll
  • Lee
  • Ogle
  • Whiteside
  • Other (See Remarks)


Universal Services to Everyone, Youth Programs: Mentoring, Tutoring, Work Experiences, Job Shadowing, Career Exploration, Leadership, Internship, Workshops, and many more programs. Adult & Dislocated Worker Programs: Assistance with college, On-the-job-training, Job Search, Workshops, and many more programs.


Also serves the counties of: Jo Daviess, LaSalle, and Putnam.

Services Provided

  • Employment/Vocational Training

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