Lincoln Land Community College

Tel: (217)786-2200
7,020 students
Public institution
Lincoln Land Community College serves residents of the largest community college district in the state of Illinois, with convenient campuses in Springfield (main campus, Springfield East Campus, Capital City Training Center) and regional centers in Taylorville, Jacksonville, Beardstown, Litchfield and Hillsboro. Excellence in teaching and student-centeredness are hallmarks of LLCC. Classes are offered days, nights and weekends as well as a growing number of online courses. With a 17-to-1 student/faculty ratio, LLCC professors know their students and work hard to help them succeed.
School Highlights:
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Lincoln Land Community College serves 7,020 students (42.52% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
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Lincoln Land Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Sangamon County, IL.
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The nearest community college is Springfield College in Illinois (6.83 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 210 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Lincoln Land Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 210 staff
61 staff
Lincoln Land Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 7,020 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,020 students 1,294 students
Lincoln Land Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
21:1
Lincoln Land Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,985 students
822 students
Lincoln Land Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,035 students
1,025 students
Lincoln Land Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Lincoln Land Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Lincoln Land Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Lincoln Land Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
11%
12%
Lincoln Land Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
82%
57%
Lincoln Land Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1% 2%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Lincoln Land Community College Unknown (2010-2013)
Lincoln Land Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.20 0.53
Lincoln Land Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,016 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,392 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,016 $5,694
Lincoln Land Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,392 $10,252
Lincoln Land Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
89%
Lincoln Land Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Now more than ever, Lincoln Land Community College is the perfect place to begin your college education or obtain excellent career training. Students may choose from more than 45 associate (two-year) transfer degree programs, more than 30 occupational associate degrees, more than 15 certificates of achievement and more than 50 certificates of completion. A growing number of short-term workforce offerings can provide job skills quickly to students seeking employment. Many individuals also attend LLCC Community Education (non-credit) classes to learn new skills or pursue new interests. Students can save thousands of dollars by starting at LLCC as compared to public and private universities or technical institutes. With a 17 to 1 student/faculty ratio, LLCC professors know their students and care about their success. Helpful advisors guide students in choosing classes, a major and career path.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Springfield
    Springfield College in Illinois
    Private not-for-profit
    1500 North Fifth Street
    SpringfieldIL 62702
    (217)525-1420
    6.83 Mi |  students
  • Lincoln
    Lincoln College
    Private not-for-profit
    300 Keokuk St
    LincolnIL 62656
    (217)732-3155
    32.52 Mi | 1,101 students
  • Decatur
    One College Park
    DecaturIL 62521
    2178757200
    39.73 Mi | 3,369 students
  • Canton
    23235 North County 22
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)647-4645
    60.83 Mi | 1,784 students
  • Godfrey
    5800 Godfrey Rd
    GodfreyIL 62035
    (618)468-7000
    61.87 Mi | 8,520 students
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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $8,129 per year for in-state students and $10,062 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,816 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Illinois is City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.