Merit Enrollment Badge Awarded for Fall 2016

This week, ICC awarded Merit “Enrollment” Badges to all students enrolled for one or more classes for the fall 2016 semester. This is the first badge awarded each semester. Merit sends notification emails for badge achievements to students, as well as parents, guardians and additional email addresses as they are listed in the student’s official…  read more

ICC Concert Choir Presents Spring Performance May 2

Join us for an evening of song! The ICC Concert Choir will perform works by Mozart, Thompson, Childs, and tunes from Broadway and U2. Bring friends and family! Monday, May 2 7:30 p.m. Lecture/Recital Hall, Room 127F, East Peoria Campus This event is free and open to the public.

Congratulations to the ICC Physical Therapist Assistant Program!

ICC’s Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program recently completed a successful Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) accreditation site visit and a  recommendation for full accreditation from the peer review team. Full-time faculty include: Julie Feeny – Program Director Alice Gold-Pearce – Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education Adjunct faculty include: Karrie LaHaie Rosemarie Piper…  read more

ICC Hosts Informational Sessions on New Pharmacy Technician Course

Illinois Central College will host informational sessions on its new course to prepare people for employment as a pharmacy technician. The pharmacy technician course is 12 weeks of classroom instruction, which will give students a solid foundation in the skills necessary for employment as a pharmacy technician and will prepare students for the Pharmacy Technician…  read more

Celebration of Learning :: January 13, 2016

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 will offer learning for all faculty and staff during our annual January Celebration of Learning 2016.  The January 2016 Final Schedule is available now for your planning.  Several highlights include: New Faculty Orientation Conversations on Redesigning Community Colleges Conflict Management in the Classroom Classroom Strategies and Partnerships for Student Persistence FERPA:  Fun…  read more

ICC Curriculum Guide Receives Innovation Award

Congratulations to ICC Provost, Dr. Margaret Swanson, and her team for their recent recognition as innovators in the development of a new curriculum guide! Their project, Development and Deployment of a One-stop Guide Addressing Curriculum Planning, Development and Assessment Processes, was recently awarded one of three 2015 Illinois Council of Community College Administrators (ICCA) Innovation Awards. The guide…  read more

ICC and Washington High School Partner to Offer Students a Strong Start in College

Illinois Central College and Washington High School have partnered to launch a one-year pilot program aimed at giving high school students a head start when it comes to their college career. The program will begin this fall. The pilot program, named Strong Start, offers qualified Washington High School seniors the opportunity to be concurrently enrolled…  read more

ICC Pekin Campus Expanding Course Offerings, Changing Name

In response to community interest, Illinois Central College is expanding course offerings at its Pekin location to include additional core general education courses and an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) course. The campus will continue to offer classes in GED preparation, health careers, accounting and non-credit Adult Community Programs. ICC also officially changed the name of…  read more

GM Donates Vehicles to ICC’s Automotive Technical Training Program

General Motors recently donated a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and 2015 Cadillac Escalade to the GM-Automotive Service Educational Program (GM-ASEP) at Illinois Central College. The vehicles will be added to the ICC training facility on the East Peoria Campus, where students acquire the knowledge and skills to prepare for careers as GM automotive technicians. “Illinois Central…  read more

Applications now available for All-USA Community College Academic Team

Currently-enrolled ICC students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher are eligible to apply for the All-USA Academic Team. Students selected for the national team also receive a scholarship. What is The All-USA Community College Academic Team? The All-USA Community College Academic Team is presented by USA TODAY and Phi Theta Kappa and sponsored by Follett Higher…  read more