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Spring 2021

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ICC serves 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)
  • 12th highest in assessed valuation ($7.29 billion)
  • 14th highest in operating tx rate (per $100 of equalized assessed value)
  • 9th highest Fall headcount (8,749 Fall 2019, credit only)

Accreditation

Illinois Central College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges & Schools located at 30 North LaSalle, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504, (312) 263-0485.

Program and Class Information

  • Associate, Arts: 42 programs of study
  • Associate, Science: 14 programs of study
  • Associate, Applied Science: 43 programs of study
  • Occupational Certificate: 55 certificates

About 1,400 classes offered each Spring. Average class size is 15.

Enrollment

Fall Enrollment Trends (as of Census Day)

Year
Hours
Students
Full-time Equivalency
2017
74,014
8,873
4,934
2018
69,795
8,323
4,653
2019
67,415
8,263
4,944
2020
67,589
8,346
4,506
2021
57,623
7,217
3,842

Fall Enrollment by Type of Degree/Certificate

Type of Degree
Spring 2019
Spring 2020
Spring 2021
Associate in Applied Science
15.1%
14.3%
13.6%
Associate in Arts
23.7%
24.1%
24.1%
Associate in Engineering Science
2.4%
2.3%
1.5%
Associate in General Studies
12.9%
12.7%
13.2%
Associate in Science
11.7%
10.7%
9.5%
Certificate
4.1%
4.2%
3.9%
Undeclared
27.8%
28.4%
30.2%
Non-degree seeking/Personal Improvement
2.3%
3.3%
4.0%

Spring Student Profile (as of Census Day)

Race/Ethnicity

  • White: 74.3%
  • Black/African American: 11.4%
  • Two or More: 5.1%
  • Hispanic (any race): 5.0%
  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Non-resident Aliens: 1.6%
  • Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • American Indian/Alaskan Native: 0.1%
  • Unknown: 0.1%

Enrollment Status

  • Full-time: 27.5%
  • Part-time: 72.5%

Gender

  • Male: 39.2%
  • Female: 60.8%

Residency

  • In-District: 88.8%
  • Out-of-District: 8.4%
  • Out-of-State: 1.2%
  • Foreign Students: 1.6%

Age

  • 16 and Under: 4.0%
  • 17-18: 31.5%
  • 19-24: 38.5%
  • 25-34: 15.6%
  • 35-44: 6.6%
  • 45-64: 3.5%
  • 65 and Over: 0.3%

Average Age: 23

Fall Enrollment by Academic Organization

Academic Department
Number of Credit Hours
Percentage of Credit Hours
Agriculture & Industrial Technology
4,073
7.1%
Arts & Behavioral Science
11,160
19.4%
Business, Legal & Informational Systems
8,813
12%
College & Career Readiness
913
1.6%
Corporate & Community Education
98
0.2%
Health Careers
7,230
12.5%
Humanities
12,009
20.8%
Math, Science & Engineering
14,744
25.6%
Physical Education
312
0.5%

Annual Enrollment (Unduplicated)

  • FY 2016: 14,279
  • FY 2017: 13,593
  • FY 2018: 13,132
  • FY 2019: 12,633
  • FY 2020: 12,688

Spring Online Campus Enrollment*

Sections Offered
Credit Hours
Hybrid Classes
382
7,360.0
Online Anytime
561
28,545.0
Online Scheduled
331
12,611.5
Number of Students
Online Only
2,109

*Per ICCB A1

Financial Aid

Types and Average Amounts of Aid Received* (FY 2020)

  • Federal loans: $5,121
  • Institutional grants: $2,787
  • State/local grants: $1,465
  • Pell grants: $5,251
  • Federal grants: $5,194
  • Any grant aid: $5,829

* Full-time, first-time, degree-seeking students

Percent of Student Receiving Aid by Type of Aid* (FY 2020)

  • Federal loans: 15%
  • Institutional grants: 19%
  • State/local grants: 24%
  • Pell grants: 35%
  • Federal grants: 41%
  • Any grant aid: 52%

* Full-time, first-time, degree-seeking students

Graduates

Graduates by Fiscal Year**

Fiscal Year
Degrees
Certificates
Total
FY 2016
1,239
573
1,812
FY 2017
1,217
674
1,891
FY 2018
1,148
525
1,673
FY 2019
1,052
505
1,557
FY 2020
1,340
721
2,061

** For Completed Fiscal Years

Graduates by Type of Degree

Type of Degree
FY 2018
FY 2019
FY 2020
Associate in Applied Science
24.1%
24.2%
17.6%
Associate in Arts
25.3%
26.4%
28.7%
Associate in Engineering Science
1.4%
1.7%
0.6%
Associate in General Education
5.9%
6.0%
10.3%
Associate in Science
11.8%
9.3%
7.8%
Certificate
31.5%
32.4%
35.0%

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, 2020*
Full-time
Part-time
Total
Faculty
167
247
414
Administration
32
0
32
Professional/Support
105
31
136
Classified
96
29
125
Custodial/Maintenance
59
19
78
Total
459
326
785

*Per ICCB C1