Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761

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Main telephone 309-268-8000
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Educational system Illinois Community College Board
Public or private Public
Type of school 2-year college
Date founded 1990
Degrees offered Certificate or diploma, Associate
School accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Campus size 145 acres
County McLean
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Number of full time, freshmen men 271
Number of full time, freshmen women 239
Total number of full time freshmen 510
Number of part time, freshmen men 90
Number of part time, freshmen women 69
Total number of part time freshmen 159
Total number of freshmen men 361
Total number of freshmen women 308
Total number of freshmen 669
Number of full time, undergraduate men 851
Number of full time, undergraduate women 892
Total number of full time undergraduates 1,743
Number of part time, undergraduate men 1,182
Number of part time, undergraduate women 1,709
Total number of part time undergraduates 2,891
Total number of undergraduate males 2,033
Total number of undergraduate females 2,601
Total number of undergraduate students 4,634
Total enrollment 4,634
American Indian/Alaskan Native Less than 1%
Asian 1%
Black 13%
Hispanic 9%
White 68%
Race/ethnicity unknown 1%
These figures reflect responses of people who chose to indicate their racial-ethnic background. All categories except Hispanic represent non-Hispanic students. International students are not included in these figures so they may not add up to 100 percent.
Percentage of students from out of state 2%
Number of states and territories represented 24
Percentage of students from outside the US Less than 1%
Number of countries represented 15
Percentage of students 25 or older 25%
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Tuition year 2020-2021
In-state tuition $9,300
Out-of-state tuition $13,950
Fees $240
Books and supplies $900
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
School employees and their children Yes
Senior citizens Yes
Undergraduate costs are for ... (Costs are for the 2020-2021 academic year.)
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Financial aid contact person Todd Burns
Financial aid contact title Director of Financial Aid
Financial aid phone 309-268-8020
Financial aid office website Find more information on this website
Scholarship list website Find more information on this website
Submit these forms FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), school's financial aid form
Application deadline (for fall term) June 1
School year financial aid data is from 2019-2020
Federal PLUS loans (for parents) Yes
Federal Stafford loans (subsidized) Yes
Federal Stafford loans (unsubsidized) Yes
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Yes
Privately-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Merit-based scholarships and grants
School-sponsored scholarships in academics Yes
School-sponsored scholarships in special achievements Yes
School-sponsored scholarships for special characteristics Yes
Student employment
Work study Yes
Non-proprietary financial aid data are from ... (Financial aid data are for the 2019-2020 academic year.)
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Admissions contact person Amanda Garard
Admissions contact title Coordinator of Admissions
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Electronic application website Find more information on this website
For incoming students Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
Groups or programs with a different entrance difficulty level Nursing, Radiography, Physical Therapy, Medical Assistant
Entrance difficulty level for these groups Moderately difficult (about 85% of all applicants accepted)
Number of male applicants 689
Number of male applicants accepted 689
Number of male applicants who enrolled 361
Number of female applicants 796
Number of female applicants accepted 796
Number of female applicants who enrolled 308
Total number of applicants 1,485
Total number of applicants accepted 1,485
Total number of applicants who enrolled 669
High school education High school diploma or equivalent not required.
Fall* application deadline Continuous
Notification date for fall admission applicants Continuous
Fall transfer application deadline Continuous
Notification date for fall transfer applicants Continuous
* Application dates for winter, spring, or summer term admission are likely to be different.
Online application available Find more information on this website
Submit these items:
High school transcript or GED certificate Recommended, but not required
High school GPA Not considered
Difficulty of high school courses Not considered
Standardized test scores Not considered
High school class rank Not considered
Recommendations Not considered
Application essay Not considered
Character/personal qualities Not considered
Talent or ability Not considered
Extracurricular activities Not considered
Level of applicant's interest Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment Not considered
Work experience Not considered
Related to a school graduate Not considered
First generation college student Not considered
Racial/ethnic group Not considered
Accepted students can defer admission for a period of time Yes
American Council on Education (ACE) recommendations Yes
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) subject Yes
Age limit on courses to be transferred No limit
Percentage of freshmen who returned for their sophomore year 69%
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Associate Yes
Academic calendar Semesters
Number of faculty on campus 285
Student faculty ratio 18:1
Required number of credits for an associate degree 60
All students must meet:
Core curriculum or school-wide requirements Yes
Math or science requirement Yes
Evenings Yes
On-line/distance learning Yes
Part time Yes
Summer school Yes
Accelerated degree Yes
Double major Yes
Honors program Yes
Student-designed major Yes
Domestic exchange available Yes
Study abroad available Yes
Advanced Placement Yes
Independent study Yes
Computers on campus for student use Yes (75)
Computer lab available to students Yes
Online registration for classes Yes
Main library name Heartland Community College Library
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National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Yes
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Drama or theater groups Yes
Newspaper Yes
Number of student clubs and associations with open membership 27
Largest clubs and organizations on campus Student Government, PRIDE, Game Club, Black Student Union, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society
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English as a Second Language (ESL) program Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Psychological counseling Yes
Orientation Yes
Services for students with learning disabilities Yes
24-hour emergency phone and alarms on campus Yes
Campus patrolled by trained security personnel Yes
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Alumni networking and mentoring Yes
Career counseling Yes
Career interest testing Yes
Job fairs Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
On campus recruitment by employers Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security. If you have questions or concerns about the information displaying please contact Illinois Career Information System.