There is no accelarated degree program at Kankakee Community College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Kankakee Community College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Kankakee Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Kankakee Community College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Kankakee Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Kankakee Community College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with Kankakee Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Kankakee Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Kankakee Community College.
Student Designed Majors
Kankakee Community College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.
Double Majoring at Kankakee Community College
At Kankakee Community College, students are not permitted to double major, and must choose just one area of study to focus on.
✅ Kankakee Community College does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Kankakee Community College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Kankakee Community College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ Kankakee Community College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
❌ Kankakee Community College studets are not required to complete an internship.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Kankakee Community College Learning Resource Center and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Kankakee Community College have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Kankakee Community College has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Kankakee Community College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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