Lincoln Land Community College

Tel: (800)727-4161
  • 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
  • Lincoln Land Community College serves 7,020 students (43% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Lincoln Land Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Sangamon County, IL.
  • The nearest community college is Springfield College in Illinois (6.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 210 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Lincoln Land Community College (IL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 210 staff 112 staff
Lincoln Land Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 7,020 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 24% over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,020 students 3,722 students
Lincoln Land Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1 36:1
Lincoln Land Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 2,985 students 1,118 students
Lincoln Land Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 4,035 students 2,604 students
Lincoln Land Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Lincoln Land Community College Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
4%
Lincoln Land Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
2%
15%
Lincoln Land Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
11%
14%
Lincoln Land Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
82%
61%
Lincoln Land Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Lincoln Land Community College More (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
3%
5%
Lincoln Land Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.31 0.58
Lincoln Land Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
24%
-
Lincoln Land Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $31,700 -
Lincoln Land Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $5,016 is less than the state average of $7,963. The in-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,392 is less than the state average of $10,732. The out-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,016 $7,963
Lincoln Land Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,392 $10,732
Lincoln Land Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84% 82%
Lincoln Land Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,255 -
Lincoln Land Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,091 -
Lincoln Land Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Soccer, Softball,
Volleyball
Source: 2016 (or 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.

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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,963 per year for in-state students and $10,732 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,479 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 78%. 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 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Illinois is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.