This program is limited to fifty participants, selected by a faculty-staff committee. Honors students receive a waiver of tuition (not including books or fees) for up to 64 credit hours in which they are enrolled and receive recognition on his/her academic transcript and at our commencement ceremony.
Acceptance into the program is competitive and based on ACT or SAT scores and other factors including but not limited to: high school GPA, extra-curricular involvement, a letter of interest and recommendations.
Minimum Score Requirements
Candidates must be an in-district student who has not yet earned an associate or bachelor degree.
To remain in the program, Honors students must maintain a full-time course load, a GPA of cumulative 3.35 or better and must enroll in two Honors sections of general education courses per semester.
To be considered for the program, complete the application process below and submit, by mail, to:
Illinois Central College
Honors Program, 326D
1 College Drive East Peoria, IL 61635
Mailed application materials include:
* Your transcripts must be submitted directly to the Honors Program to complete your application to the Honors Program. Do not submit transcripts to ICC Admissions.
Deadline for Fall Semester enrollment is February 15 while the deadline for Spring Semester enrollment is November 1. East Peoria Campus Academic Building 326D (309) 694-8442
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East Peoria Campus Academic Building 326D