Lincoln Land Community College

5250 Shepherd Road
PO Box 19256
Springfield, IL 62794

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Main telephone 217-786-2200
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Educational system Illinois Community College Board
Public or private Public
Type of school 2-year college
Date founded 1967
Degrees offered Certificate or diploma, Associate
School accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Setting Suburban (within commuting distance of a large city)
Campus size 441 acres
County Sangamon
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Number of full time, freshmen men 505
Number of full time, freshmen women 519
Total number of full time freshmen 1,024
Number of part time, freshmen men 179
Number of part time, freshmen women 215
Total number of part time freshmen 394
Total number of freshmen men 684
Total number of freshmen women 734
Total number of freshmen 1,418
Number of full time, undergraduate men 1,422
Number of full time, undergraduate women 1,563
Total number of full time undergraduates 2,985
Number of part time, undergraduate men 1,533
Number of part time, undergraduate women 2,502
Total number of part time undergraduates 4,035
Total number of undergraduate males 2,955
Total number of undergraduate females 4,065
Total number of undergraduate students 7,020
Total enrollment 7,020
American Indian/Alaskan Native Less than 1%
Asian 1%
Black 10%
Hispanic 2%
White 81%
Race/ethnicity unknown 3%
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.
Number of states and territories represented 4
Percentage of students from outside the US Less than 1%
Percentage of students 25 or older 32%
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Tuition year 2019-2020
Full time costs are based on x units per year 24 credits
In-state tuition $6,312
Out-of-state tuition $9,468
Fees $264
Board and transportation (live with parents) $3,190
Academic program/major Yes
Deferment plan (you can pay part of your tuition at the start of the term and the rest at the end of the term) Yes
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 2019-2020 academic year. Full-time costs are based on 24 credits per year.)
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Submit these forms FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Yes
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Student employment
Work study Yes
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Admissions contact person Ron Gregoire
Admissions contact title Executive Director of Admissions and Records
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 800-727-4161
Electronic application website Find more information on this website
For incoming students Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
Open admissions policy applies to Except for allied health programs
Groups or programs with a different entrance difficulty level Allied health programs
Entrance difficulty level for these groups Moderately difficult (about 85% of all applicants accepted)
Number of male applicants who enrolled 684
Number of female applicants who enrolled 734
Total number of applicants who enrolled 1,418
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
Interview 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
Early admissions (select high school students can enroll for college credit) Yes
American Council on Education (ACE) recommendations Yes
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) general Yes
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) subject Yes
Age limit on courses to be transferred No limit
ACT score
Under 12 1%
12 - 17 42%
18 - 23 49%
24 - 29 7%
30 - 36 1%
Average ACT score 18
Percentage in top 50% of their high school class 48%
Percentage in top 25% 17%
Percentage in top 10% 5%
Percentage of freshmen who returned for their sophomore year 56%
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Associate Yes
Academic calendar Semesters
Number of faculty on campus 371
Student faculty ratio 21:1
Required number of credits for an associate degree 60 credit hours
All students must meet:
Core curriculum or school-wide requirements Yes
Internship requirement Depends on major
Math or science requirement Yes
Evenings Yes
On-line/distance learning Yes
Part time Yes
Summer school Yes
Weekends Yes
Accelerated degree Yes
Honors program Yes
Domestic exchange available Yes
At these US schools or through this program Foreign Language/International Studies Consortium
Study abroad available Yes
Advanced Placement Yes
External degree program (earn credits through options that require little or no classroom attendance) Yes
Independent study Yes
Internships Yes
Computers on campus for student use Yes (525)
Computer lab available to students Yes
Computer network can be accessed from off campus Yes
Online registration for classes Yes
Main library name Learning Resource Center
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National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Yes
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Choral groups Yes
Drama or theater groups Yes
Newspaper Yes
Number of student clubs and associations with open membership 34
Largest clubs and organizations on campus Student Government Association, Epicurean Club, Environmental Club, Chemistry Club, Agricultural Club
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English as a Second Language (ESL) program Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Health clinic 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
Late night transport service Yes
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Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 57%
Career counseling Yes
Career interest testing Yes
Career library Yes
Job bank Yes
Job fairs Yes
Job interviews Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
On campus recruitment by employers Yes
Placement assistance Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
Other career services Newsletter
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.