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We serve all or parts of 10 Central Illinois counties: Peoria, Tazewell, Woodford, Bureau, Logan, Marshall, Livingston, McLean, Stark, and Mason.

Compared to Other Illinois Community College Districts

  • 7th largest (2,322 square miles)
  • 11th highest in assessed valuation ($6.7 billion)
  • 21st highest in operating tax rate (per $100 of assessed value)
  • 11th highest Fall headcount (9,705 Fall 2015, credit only)

Accreditation

Illinois Central College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission located at 30 North LaSalle, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504, (309) 263-0485

Program and Class Information

  • Associate, Arts: 27 programs of study
  • Associate, Science: 40 programs of study
  • Associate, Applied Science: 57 programs of study
  • Occupational Certificate: 71 certificates

About 1,900 classes offered each Fall. Average class size is 15.

Enrollment

Fall Enrollment Trends (as of Census Day)

Year Hours Students FTE
2016 79,773 9,290 5,310
2015 83,777 9,705 5,578
2014 87,937 10,296 5,851
2013 92,832 10,770 6,185
2012 96,763 11,125 6,431

Fall Enrollment by Type of Degree/Certificate

Type of Degree/Certificate Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016
Associate, Applied Science 16.0% 15.3% 17.3%
Associate, Arts 9.5% 9.4% 13.9%
Associate, Engineering Science 2.5% 2.5% 2.8%
Associate, General Education 16.5% 16.5% 13.7%
Associate, Science 28.3% 28.6% 25.1%
Certificate 4.4% 4.1% 5.1%
Undeclared 19.4% 19.8% 22.2%

Fall Enrollment by Location

Location Credit Hours
ICC (East Peoria Campus) 57,714
ICN (Peoria Campus) 8,667
ICP (Downtown Peoria Campus) 5,683
ICS (Pekin Campus) 975

Fall Student Profile (as of Census Day)

Race/Ethnicity

  • White: 78.4%
  • Black/African American: 11.0%
  • Hispanic (any race): 4.9%
  • Asian: 2.4%
  • American Indian/Alaskan Native: 0.4%
  • Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Non-resident Aliens: 0.0%
  • Two or More: 2.6%
  • Unknown: 0.2%

Enrollment Status

  • Full-time: 34.7%
  • Part-time: 65.3%

Gender

  • Male: 44.8%
  • Female: 55.2%

Residency

  • In-District: 89.2%
  • Foreign Students: 1.3%

Age

  • 16 and Under: 4.9%
  • 17-18: 27.8%
  • 19-24: 40.4%
  • 25-34: 14.8%
  • 35-44: 6.9%
  • 45-64: 4.5%
  • 65 and Over: 0.7%

Average Age: 24

Fall Enrollment by Academic Organization

Academic Organization # of Credit Hours & of Credit Hours
Agriculture and industrial Technology 5,932 7.4%
Arts and Communication 7,949 10.0%
Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems 7,179 9.0%
College and Career Readiness 942 1.2%
Corporate and Community Education 35 0.0%
English, Humanities, and Language Studies 15,443 19.4%
Health Careers 7,808 9.8%
Library 113 0.1%
Math, Science, and Engineering 20,511 25.7%
Physical Education 561 0.7%
Social Sciences and Public Services 13,300 16.7%

Annual Enrollment (Unduplicated)

  • FY 2012: 18,872
  • FY 2013: 17,333
  • FY 2014: 16,239
  • FY 2015: 15,318
  • FY 2016: 14,279

Fall Virtual Campus Enrollment

  • Hybrid Classes: 60  Sections Offered: 1,782 Credit Hours
  • Online Classes: 211  Sections Offered: 9,239 Credit Hours
  • Online Only Students: 685

Financial Aid

Types and Average Amounts of Aid Received (FY 2014)

  • Federal loans: $3,615
  • Institutional grants: $3,155
  • State/local grants: $1,258
  • Pell grants: $3,881
  • Federal grants: $3,638
  • Any grant aid: $4,061

Percent of Student Receiving Aid by Type of Aid (FY 2014)

  • Federal loans: 16%
  • Institutional grants: 26%
  • State/local grants: 16%
  • Pell grants: 39%
  • Federal grants: 42%
  • Any grant aid: 63%

Graduates

Graduates by Fiscal Year

Fiscal Year Degrees Certificates Total
FY 2012 1,419 346 1,765
FY 2013 1,387 458 1,845
FY 2014 1,293 577 1,870
FY 2015 1,252 547 1,799
FY 2016 1,238 573 1,811

Graduates by Type of Degree

Type of Degree FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016
Associate, Applied Science 24.9% 23.5% 22.6%
Associate, Arts and Science 0.9% - -
Associate, Arts 9.8% 8.8% 9.4%
Associate, Engineering Science 1.6% 1.6% 1.0%
Associate, General Education 6.3% 7.4% 6.2%
Associate, Science 25.7% 28.4% 29.2%
Certificate 30.9% 30.4% 31.6%

Top Five Transfer Institutions (Four-Year or Higher)

  • Bradley University
  • Illinois State University
  • University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Western Illinois University
  • Methodist College

Faculty & Staff

As of Oct 1, 2016 Full-time Part-time Total
Faculty 177 334 511
Administration 31 0 31
Professional/Support 124 68 192
Classified 109 99 208
Custodial/Maintenance 66 40 106
Total 507 541 1,048