Who We Are

At Illinois Central College, we believe everyone should have access to a college education. We are a community college making a big impact. Regardless of where you’ve been or where you’d like to go, ICC has the programs, the faculty, and the staff to help you achieve your dreams.


Through learning, minds change. We believe by changing minds, we can change the world. 


We provide an exceptional educational experience that delights our students and stakeholders. 

Core Values

The College is committed to its Core Values:

Quick Facts

  • ICC serves all or parts of ten Central Illinois counties: Peoria, Tazewell, Woodford, Bureau, Logan, Marshall, Livingston, McLean, Stark, Mason
  • Seventh largest community college district in Illinois in terms of square miles (2,322 square miles)
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
  • Average class size = 15
  • ICC Educational Foundation awards more than 600 scholarships each year
  • Lowest tuition rate of colleges and universities in Central Illinois


Office of the President

Meet Dr. Sheila Quirk-Bailey.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees sets policies for the institution and is responsible for the oversight of the College. 

Executive Leadership

The ICC Executive Leadership team oversees and maintains college programs and activities. 


ICC is located in the Greater Peoria area within driving distance of three major cities; Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis. The area hosts an international airport, charter coaches, and Amtrak services to make travel easy and accessible, and has a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment.

East Peoria