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Illinois Central College

East Peoria, IL 2-Year Public
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About Illinois Central College

Illinois Central College Overview

Illinois Central College is a public, state school in a suburban setting in East Peoria, Illinois. Illinois Central College was founded in 1967 and presently has around 9,266 students per year year, including 9,266 undergraduate students. Illinois Central College offers housing for up to 328 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 1.6% of students spend their weekends on campus.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is August 22.

Student Involvement at Illinois Central College

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Illinois Central College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Illinois Central College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Illinois Central College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Illinois Central College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Illinois Central College on the Student Life page.

2022 Illinois Central College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $9,900
Out-of-State $11,700

Is Illinois Central College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" varies. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better idea of what Illinois Central College offers and if the school could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Illinois Central College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 66% of students who start at Illinois Central College come back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Illinois Central College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Illinois Central College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Illinois Central College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Illinois Central College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

For more information about Illinois Central College's endowment, check with the school directly. The school spends $5,381 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Illinois Central College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Illinois Central College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Illinois Central College.

Based on this information, how does Illinois Central College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Illinois Central College a good school for you?

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Where is Illinois Central College?

Illinois Central College is located in the suburban setting of East Peoria, Illinois.

If you are interested in seeing Illinois Central College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take I-74 to East Peoria, or book a flight to the nearest airport, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Illinois Central College and East Peoria are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1 College Drive East Peoria, IL 61635-0001

Campus Setting: Suburban

Illinois Central College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 22

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Illinois Central College is Aug 22.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Illinois Central College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Illinois Central College ACT Scores

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Illinois Central College SAT Scores

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Illinois Central College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$9,240

In State

$11,310

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$9,240
$11,310
Fees
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Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Illinois Central College is like? There are approximately 9,266 students enrolled at Illinois Central College. 34% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from IL and 1% percent of students are from other states.

34%

Full Time

66%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

9,266

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,240

Out-of-State

$11,310

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 22
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