Quincy Community Colleges

  • There are 3 community colleges in Quincy, Illinois, serving 2,114 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 82% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 16:1.

Quincy, IL Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • Gem City College
    Private, for profit
    700 State St
    Quincy IL  62301
    (217)222-0391

    51 students
  • 1301 S 48th Street
    Quincy IL  62305
    (217)224-6500

    1,923 students
  • Vatterott College-Quincy
    Private, for profit
    3609 North Marx Drive
    Quincy IL  62305
    (217)224-0600

    140 students
Recent Articles
April 12, 2018
We take a closer look at the Upward Bound program, which is designed to prepare students for college whom might not otherwise succeed due to economic or family factors.
April 12, 2018
Does it make a difference whether you earn your high school diploma or a GED? Grace Chen looks at the issue in detail.
April 12, 2018
Who says college is just for the 18 - 22 year old crowd? In fact, more community colleges are recruiting students over the age of 50 - and for good reason!