Career, Independent Living & Learning Studies (CILLS) is a Non-Degree University Program for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities sponsored by East Stroudsburg University. The program is designed to provide individuals with intellectual disabilities with a learning experience in an inclusive campus environment where life and work skills are accelerated by daily encouragement in the life of a university.
The program includes living off campus and acquiring proficiency to function among others without disabilities on campus.
In addition, the program provides personal development activities combined with classes designed to develop essential skills for independent living and future employment.
The Career, Independent Living & Learning Studies (CILLS) program will help young adults with intellectual disabilities prepare to lead productive lives in their communities.