Lake Land College

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General Information

Admission Office

5001 Lake Land Boulevard

Mattoon, IL 61938-9366

(217) 234-5434

Fax: (217) 234-5390

Contact: Jon VanDyke

Dean of Admission Services
Main Address

5001 Lake Land Boulevard

Mattoon, IL 61938-9366

(217) 234-5253

Total undergrads: 7,107

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,134


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 dental hygiene, nursing, physical therapist assistant, John Deere agricultural technology, massage therapy, and cosmetology programs.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business C
Agriculture – General A
Horticulture Science C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Human Resources Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Office Clerical Services C

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A
Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A
Web/Multimedia Design C


Education – General A
Mathematics Education A
Social Science Teacher Education A


Civil Engineering A
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology C

English Language & Literature

Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Hygiene A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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

Natural Resources & Conservation

Wildlife/Wilderness Management A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C


Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Police Science A

Social Sciences

Economics A
Social Sciences – General A

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.

Lake Land College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (217) 234-5253
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 5001 Lake Land Blvd, Mattoon, IL 61938
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,583
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,756 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $7,934
Out-of-state Tuition: $13,736
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 76%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,809

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

Lake Land College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lake Land College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 95
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 115
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 21
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 54
Construction Trades 4
Education 1
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 69
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 86
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 12
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 53
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 6
Precision Production 21
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 1
Grand total 6544

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lake Land 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 2018-2019
In-state $7,934
Out-of-state $13,736
Books and supplies $360

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 687 76%
Grant or scholarship aid 592 66% $4,809
Student loan aid 102 11% $3,348

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,173 44% $4,270
Federal student loans 495 10% $3,170

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lake Land 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 Lake Land 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

Lake Land College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 4,583
Undergraduate enrollment 4,583
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

Lake Land 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
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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. 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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