Lake Land College

5001 Lake Land Blvd, Mattoon
IL, 61938
Tel: (217)234-5253
6,818 students
Public institution

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Lake Land College creates and continuously improves an affordable, accessible, and effective learning environment for the lifelong educational needs of the diverse communities we serve.
School Highlights:
Lake Land College serves 6,818 students (44% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 38%.
Lake Land College is the only community colleges within Coles County, IL.
The nearest community college is Richland Community College (42.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Lake Land College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 6,818 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 126% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,818 students
1,303 students
Lake Land College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,970 students
834 students
Lake Land College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,848 students
1,040 students
Lake Land College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Lake Land College sch enrollment Lake Land College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
-
2%
Lake Land College Asian (2006-2008)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
8%
7%
Lake Land College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
27%
11%
Lake Land College Black (2006-2012)
% White
63%
66%
Lake Land College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
Lake Land College sch ethnicity Lake Land College sta ethnicity
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. 0.52 0.44
Lake Land College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $6,444 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,701 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,444 $5,890
Lake Land College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,701 $10,047
Lake Land College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Lake Land College is a public community college offering career programs that lead to immediate employment, transfer programs that lead to a baccalaureate degree, liberal arts, adult education, special job training and retraining programs. The 308 - acre campus hosts nine major buildings plus six supportive buildings, two campus ponds, a 160 acre agriculture land laboratory, computer labs, CAD lab, child care lab, cosmetology clinic and a dental clinic. The library provides access to books, magazines and several electronic databases. Classes are offered at the Effingham Kluthe Center, Workforce Development Center /IETC, on the Internet and at more than 25 off campus sites. Lake Land College is also committed to using technology in the learning process, allowing the College to reach beyond east central Illinois and afford you opportunities that surpass what anyone would have imagined just a few years ago. Degrees and certificates in Biotechnology, Massage Therapy, Cisco and GIS, are just a few examples of the new programs available to our students. One of the most comprehensive offerings of online and interactive distance learning courses among any higher education institution is available at Lake Land. The Higher Learning Commission; Member - North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Illinois State Board of Vocational Education, National League for Nursing, Council on Dental Education, American Dental Association and Commission for Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education. Approved as a Class I Community College by Illinois Community College Board and Illinois State Board of Higher Education.

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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,882 per year for in-state students and $9,815 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,672 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 76%. 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 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. 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.