Illinois Valley Community College

School Highlights

Illinois Valley Community College serves 2,841 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 239 teachers has grown by 45% over five years.
Illinois Valley Community College(IL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty239 staff239 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Illinois Valley Community College has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The Illinois Valley Community College diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,841 students3,107 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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# Full-Time Students1,099 students1,099 students
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# Part-Time Students1,742 students2,008 students
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% Asian
1%
5%
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% Hispanic
16%
27%
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% Black
2%
13%
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% White
75%
48%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.410.68
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College Completion Rate
28%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,800$32,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $9,733 is more than the state average of $8,158. The in-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $10,560 is less than the state average of $10,899. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$9,733$8,158
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Out-State Tuition Fees$10,560$10,899
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid66%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates$7,900$7,963
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$4,549
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Illinois Valley Community College is a comprehensive public community college located in Oglesby, IL. The College district covers all and parts of eight counties in North Central Illinois. There are 21 high schools, 24 public and 11 parochial elementary and junior high schools within the College's service area. The college was founded in 1924 as LaSalle-Peru-Oglesby Junior College; renamed Illinois Valley Community College in 1966. IVCC's comprehensive offerings include the following baccalaureate transfer degrees: Associate in arts (A.A.) Associate in Science (A.S.), and Associate in Engineering Science (A.E.S.). An Associate in General Studies (A.G.S.) is also available. IVCC has 24 Career Programs (Associate in Applied Science degrees) designed for employment after two years. A total of 42 certificate programs enable students to gain employment in two years of less. In addition to academic and technical programs, the College offers a comprehensive array of services designed to encourage students' success. Extracurricular activities include 27 clubs and organizations and eight intercollegiate athletic teams. Illinois Valley Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Illinois Valley Community College is Sauk Valley Community College (44.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,616 students | 44.20 Mi173 Illinois Rt 2
    Dixon, IL 61021
    (815) 288-5511
    44.201,616
  • 3,060 students | 45.50 Mi21193 Malta Rd
    Malta, IL 60150
    (815) 825-2086
    45.503,060
  • 8,749 students | 46.20 Mi1 College Drive
    East Peoria, IL 61635
    (309) 694-5422
    46.208,749
  • 8,665 students | 46.80 MiRte 47 at Waubonsee Drive
    Sugar Grove, IL 60554
    (630) 466-7900
    46.808,665
  • 14,318 students | 49.50 Mi1215 Houbolt Rd
    Joliet, IL 60431
    (815) 729-9020
    49.5014,318
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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $8,158 per year for in-state students and $10,899 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,031 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 89%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Illinois is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.