Lincoln Land Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

5250 Shepherd Road

Box 19256

Springfield, IL 62794-9256

(217) 786-2290

(800) 727-4161

Fax: (217) 786-2492

Contact: Ron Gregoire

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

5250 Shepherd Road

Springfield, IL 62794-9256

(217) 786-2200

Total undergrads: 6,659

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 817

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,937


Rural setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $4,620 $4,710 $5,070 $5,310 +4.73%
Books and Supplies $1,260 $1,260 $1,260 $1,332 +5.71%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $5,880 $5,970 $6,330 $6,642 +4.93%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 348 68%
Grant or scholarship aid 284 55% $1,055,474 $3,716
• Federal grants 252 49% $743,199 $2,949
• Pell grants 251 49% $727,889 $2,900
• Other federal grants 28 5% $15,310 $547
State/local government grant or scholarships 190 37% $242,142 $1,274
Institutional grants or scholarships 33 6% $70,133 $2,125
Student loan aid 114 22% $354,086 $3,106
• Federal student loans 114 22% $344,894 $3,025
• Other student loans 1 0% $9,192 $9,192

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOCTOR AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 710 1056
Agriculture 11 6
Agricultural Production Operations 8
Landscaping and Groundskeeping 3 6
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 20 11
Accounting 2
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science Programs 6
Business Administration and Management 1
Business/commerce 5
Business/office Automation/technology/data Entry 2 3
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services 6
Hospitality Administration/management 5
Hotel/motel Administration/management 1
Computing and Information Sciences 13 7
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 5
Computer Programming/programmer 3 3
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 5
Network and System Administration/administrator 2
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design 1
Word Processing 1
Construction Trades 1 2
Building/property Maintenance 1 2
Engineering 1
Engineering 1
Engineering Technology 6 7
Architectural Drafting and Architectural Cad/cadd 4
Cad/cadd Drafting and/or Design Technology/technician 4
Computer Engineering Technology/technician 2
Construction Engineering Technology/technician 1
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician 1 1
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 127 614
Emergency Care Attendant (emt Ambulance) 80
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 36
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training 28
Medical Administrative/executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 4
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/coder 4
Medical Transcription/transcriptionist 2
Nursing Assistant/aide and Patient Care Assistant/aide 460
Occupational Therapist Assistant 10
Radiologic Technology/science – Radiographer 13
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 104
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 8 172
Criminal Justice/police Science 4 3
Criminal Justice/safety Studies 3
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician 6
Fire Science/fire-fighting 4 29
Fire Services Administration 7
Security and Loss Prevention Services 124
Legal and Law Studies 3
Legal Administrative Assistant/secretary 3
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 323
General Studies 36
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 287
Mechanics and Repairers 18 60
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/technician 4
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/technician 1 6
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician 5 17
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 8 6
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician 20
Industrial Electronics Technology/technician 4 7
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies 172
Biological and Physical Sciences 172
Personal and Culinary Services 14
Baking and Pastry Arts/baker/pastry Chef 9
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/manager 5
Precision Production Trades 8
Welding Technology/welder 8
Transportation and Materials Moving 151
Truck and Bus Driver/commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor 151
Visual and Performing Arts 8
Fine/studio Arts 4
Graphic Design 1
Music 3
Work and Family Studies 2 1
Child Care Provider/assistant 2 1
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Required for Some: ACT

Nursing and allied health program applicants must rank in top half of high school class and have 20 ACT. Admissions assessment not required of students with 22 ACT or above.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Production A
Landscaping A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts A
Graphic Design A
Music – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management C
E-Commerce C
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Hotel/Motel Management C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Real Estate C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Systems Security C
System Administration C
Web/Multimedia Design C
Word Processing C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C


Teacher Assistance A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A,C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design C
Computer Engineering C
Computer Systems C
Construction/Building Technologies A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

EMT Ambulance Attendant C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Office Assistant A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Aircraft Powerplant Technology C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Electronics A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts C
Restaurant/Catering Management C

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies C
Fire Protection/Safety Technology C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Fire Services Administration C
Police Science A,C
Security/Loss Prevention C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Aviation Management A
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.

Lincoln Land Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (217) 786-2200
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 5250 Shepherd Rd, Springfield, IL 62794-9256
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 5,446
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,703 (68% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,576
Out-of-state Tuition: $9,732
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 74%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,411

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

Lincoln Land Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lincoln Land Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 42
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 44
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 42
Construction Trades 11
Engineering 11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 52
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 67
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 32
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 94
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 31
Precision Production 2
Transportation and Materials Moving 11
Visual and Performing Arts 23
Grand total 4634

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lincoln Land Community 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 $6,576
Out-of-state $9,732
Books and supplies $912

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 557 74%
Grant or scholarship aid 408 54% $5,411
Student loan aid 201 27% $4,461

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,693 48% $5,111
Federal student loans 1,201 22% $5,506

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lincoln Land Community 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 Lincoln Land Community 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

Lincoln Land Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 5,446
Undergraduate enrollment 5,446
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

Lincoln Land Community 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 Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • 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. 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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