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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 ($7 billion)
  • 19th highest in operating tax rate (per $100 of assessed value)
  • 10th highest Fall headcount (8,945 Fall 2018, credit only)

Accreditation

Illinois Central College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges & Schools located at 230 S LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, (312) 263-0456.

Program and Class Information

  • Associate, Arts: 40 programs of study
  • Associate, Science: 15 programs of study
  • Associate, Applied Science: 52 programs of study
  • Occupational Certificate: 61 certificates

About 1,500 classes offered each Fall. Average class size is 16.

Enrollment

Fall Enrollment Trends (as of Census Day)

Year Hours Students FTE
2018 75,402 8,945 5,020
2017 78,625 9,266 5,232
2016 79,773 9,290 5,310
2015 83,777 9,705 5,578
2014 87,937 10,296 5,851

Fall Enrollment by Type of Degree/Certificate

Type of Degree/Certificate Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Associate in Applied Science 17.3% 15.9% 15.7%
Associate in Arts 13.9% 20.6% 23.5%
Associate in Engineering Science 2.8% 2.8% 2.6%
Associate in General Education 13.7% 14.5% 14.1%
Associate in Science 25.1% 17.4% 13.0%
Certificate 5.1% 4.7% 4.7%
Undeclared 22.1% 24.1% 26.4%

Fall Enrollment by Location

Location Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
ICC (East Peoria Campus) 49,253 46,773 43,006
ICN (Peoria Campus) 8,132 13,659 12,613
ICS (Pekin Campus) 833 770 461
ICC (Downtown Peoria) 5,049 - -

Fall Student Profile (as of Census Day)

Race/Ethnicity

  • White: 76.6%
  • Black/African American: 11.3%
  • Hispanic (any race): 4.4%
  • Asian: 1.9%
  • American Indian/Alaskan Native: 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Non-resident Aliens: 1.2%
  • Two or More: 4.1%
  • Unknown: 0.2%

Enrollment Status

  • Full-time: 33.6%
  • Part-time: 66.4%

Gender

  • Male: 42.4%
  • Female: 57.5%

Residency

  • In-District: 89.1%
  • Foreign Students: 1.0%

Age

  • 16 and Under: 6.0%
  • 17-18: 31.2%
  • 19-24: 38.1%
  • 25-34: 14.2%
  • 35-44: 6.2%
  • 45-64: 3.6%
  • 65 and Over: 0.7%

Average Age: 23

Fall Enrollment by Academic Organization

Academic Organization # of Credit Hours & of Credit Hours
Agriculture and industrial Technology 5,499 7.3%
Arts and Behavioral Science 14,626 19.4%
Business, Legal, and Information Systems 9,277 12.3%
College and Career Readiness 414 0.5%
Corporate and Community Education 98 0.1%
Health Careers 8,291 11.0%
Humanities 17,229 22.9%
Library 0 0%
Math, Science, and Engineering 19,576 26%
Physical Education 393 0.5%

Annual Enrollment (Unduplicated)

  • FY 2014: 16,239
  • FY 2015: 15,318
  • FY 2016: 14,279
  • FY 2017: 13,593
  • FY 2018: 13,132

Fall Virtual Campus Enrollment

  • Hybrid Classes: 64  Sections Offered: 2,272 Credit Hours
  • Online Classes: 208  Sections Offered: 11,256 Credit Hours
  • Online Only Students: 823

Financial Aid

Types and Average Amounts of Aid Received (FY 2016)

  • Federal loans: $4,091
  • Institutional grants: $3,931
  • State/local grants: $1,341
  • Pell grants: $4,177
  • Federal grants: $4,300
  • Any grant aid: $5,020

Percent of Student Receiving Aid by Type of Aid (FY 2016)

  • Federal loans: 17%
  • Institutional grants: 25%
  • State/local grants: 15%
  • Pell grants: 36%
  • Federal grants: 36%
  • Any grant aid: 54%

Graduates

Graduates by Fiscal Year

Fiscal Year Degrees Certificates Total
FY 2014 1,295 577 1,871
FY 2015 1,255 547 1,802
FY 2016 1,239 573 1,812
FY 2017 1,217 674 1,891
FY 2018 1,142 524 1,666

Graduates by Type of Degree

Type of Degree FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Associate in Applied Science 22.6% 20.3% 23.9%
Associate in Arts 9.4% 16.7% 25.5%
Associate in Engineering Science 1.0% 1.8% 1.4%
Associate in General Education 6.2% 5.7% 5.9%
Associate in Science 29.2% 19.9% 11.9%
Certificate 31.6% 35.7% 31.4%

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, 2018* Full-time Part-time Total
Faculty 168 332 500
Administration 30 0 30
Professional/Support 110 46 156
Classified 110 97 207
Custodial/Maintenance 65 33 98
Total 483 508 991