Kaskaskia College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

27210 College Road

Centralia, IL 62801

(618) 545-3040

Fax: (618) 532-1135

Contact: Denise Derrick

Director of Admissions and Registration
Main Address

27210 College Road

Centralia, IL 62801

(618) 545-3000


Total undergrads: 5,066


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health-related programs. ASSET test recommended for practical nursing, cosmetology, dental, radiologic technology, physical therapy assistant program applicants. Nelson-Denny Reading Test recommended and ASSET required for nursing assistant, diagnostic medical sonography, respiratory therapy applicants.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General A,C
Horticultural Services C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Accounting/Business Management C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Executive Assistant A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management C
Retailing C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Information Sciences/Systems A
System Administration A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Construction Trades – General C


Mathematics Education A
Teacher Assistance A,C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A,C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Electrical/Electronics Drafting C
Instrumentation Technology C
Mechanical Drafting C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Massage Therapy C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Fitness trainer C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Food Prep/Professional Cooking C
Food Service C
Manicure/Nails C
Restaurant/Catering Management C

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Juvenile Corrections A
Law Enforcement Administration A,C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Kaskaskia College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (618) 545-3000
Website: https://www.kaskaskia.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://apps.kaskaskia.edu/
Address: 27210 College Rd, Centralia, IL 62801
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,248
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,991 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $7,530
Out-of-state Tuition: $12,330
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,538

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Kaskaskia College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Kaskaskia College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 63
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 86
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 33
Construction Trades 41
Education 1
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 83
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 1411
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 32
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Library Science 11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 75
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 83
Precision Production 21
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 6746

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kaskaskia College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $7,530
Out-of-state $12,330
Books and supplies $1,473

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 146 78%
Grant or scholarship aid 123 66% $5,538
Student loan aid 8 4% $5,504

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,276 40% $5,370
Federal student loans 0 0% $0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kaskaskia College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Kaskaskia College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Kaskaskia College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,248
Undergraduate enrollment 3,248
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Kaskaskia College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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