South Suburban College has been operational for more than 90 years. Located in South Holland, Ill., SSC is one of the leading providers of higher education in the United States. South Suburban offers bachelor's, master's, specialist and doctoral degrees in a wide variety of courses. The college serves more than 5,000 students annually, and offers over 40 intercollegiate, intramural and recreational sports programs for men and women. Its curriculum includes liberal arts education, vocational and instrumental music, professional studies and teacher education, elementary and secondary education, reading and instructional technology, media management, English and mathematics, and business management. The college also offers courses in economics, world history, neuroscience, childhood education, mass communication, agricultural and industrial arts, and foreign languages and literature. Its library houses more than more than 1 million items, including bound volumes, microforms, nonbook materials, federal and state documents, and periodicals and journals.