ICC Offers New Practical Nurse Certificate for Military Medical Corpsman Beginning Fall 2015

Illinois Central College will offer the new Practical Nurse Certificate for Military Medical Corpsman for the fall 2015 semester, which begins Monday, August 17. Registration for the fall semester opens Monday, April 6. The intensive, eight-week curriculum is available to veterans and active duty service members who have completed their medical corpsman training and wish…  read more

ICC Hosts Cover Crop Field Day March 27

Illinois Central College will host a Cover Crop Field Day on Friday, March 27, from 3-5 pm, on the East Peoria Campus. The field day will include a short presentation and plot tours for area farmers and agricultural businessmen. Pete Fandel, an Associate Professor in agriculture and Illinois Council on Best Management Practices Cover Crop…  read more


ICC’s College for Kids combines summer learning with fun

Illinois Central College again will offer area students an assortment of creative and educational classes during the 2015 session of its popular College for Kids program. The summer program features classes for students entering fourth through ninth grades. Session 1 runs Monday –Thursday, June 15– 25 and Session 2 runs Monday ─ Thursday, July 13…  read more

ICC Open House Caters to Alzheimer’s Disease Patients and Their Caregivers

Illinois Central College Occupational Therapy Assistant Program and the Educational Foundation will team up with community partners to host a “Caring for the Caregiver” open house dedicated to both patients with Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers. The “Caring for the Caregiver” open house will be held on Saturday, February 28, at the CougarPlex on the…  read more

ICC Readers’ Theatre Teams Up with Area Performing Arts Organizations, Northwoods Community Church to Honor Jim Maloof’s Legacy to the Arts, Raise Funds for St. Jude

The Illinois Central College Readers’ Theatre cast, along with the Peoria Ballet, ICC Vocal Jazz, Pulse of Peoria Drumline, the family of former Peoria Mayor, Jim Maloof, and others will join forces to showcase their talents and raise money for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Thursday, April 16, from 6:30-9:30 pm, at Northwoods Community…  read more

ICC Offers Summer-Only Scholarships to First-Time ICC Students

Illinois Central College again will offer its “Experience ICC” scholarships to anyone within the college’s district who has never taken a class at the college. The scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis and cover half of the cost of summer tuition, with a maximum of six credit hours and/or $375. Students may enroll…  read more

General Motors Donates Vehicles to ICC’s Automotive Technical Training Program

General Motors recently donated a 2014 Chevrolet Camaro, a Chevrolet Equinox and a 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe 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…  read more

ICC establishes cooperative agreement with Bradley to benefit international students

Bradley University and Illinois Central College have established a partnership that will open the doors for both institutions to a much wider international student pool. A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed allowing Bradley undergraduate and graduate international students who do not meet requirements on English proficiency, access to study English as a Second Language…  read more