Lincoln Land Community College

Tel: 2177862200
  • Lincoln Land Community College serves residents of the largest community college district in the state of Illinois, with convenient campuses in Springfield (main campus); Capital City Training Center; Levi, Ray and Shoup, Inc. Aviation Center at LLCC,  and outreach 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 18-to-1 student/faculty ratio, LLCC professors know their students and work hard to help them succeed.
School Highlights
  • Lincoln Land Community College serves 5,744 students (42% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 40%.
  • Lincoln Land Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Sangamon County, IL.
  • The nearest community college to Lincoln Land Community College is Springfield College in Illinois (6.8 miles away).

Top Placements (Illinois)

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 210 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Lincoln Land Community College(IL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty210 staff123 staff
Lincoln Land Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Lincoln Land Community College has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five years.
  • The Lincoln Land Community College diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 92% over five years.
Total Enrollment5,744 students3,999 students
Lincoln Land Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:135:1
Lincoln Land Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,400 students1,386 students
Lincoln Land Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students3,344 students2,613 students
Lincoln Land Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Lincoln Land Community College Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Lincoln Land Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Lincoln Land Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Lincoln Land Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Lincoln Land Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Lincoln Land Community College More (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
Lincoln Land Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.390.59
Lincoln Land Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Lincoln Land Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,700$32,200
Lincoln Land Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,630 is less than the state average of $7,978. The in-state tuition has declined by 31% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,260 is less than the state average of $10,454. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,630$7,978
Lincoln Land Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$7,260$10,454
Lincoln Land Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Tuition NotesFees $11.00 per cred
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid84%81%
Lincoln Land Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,255$7,862
Lincoln Land Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,091$4,000
Lincoln Land Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%89%


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Soccer, Softball,
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Make an educated decision to attend Lincoln Land Community College, 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 an 18 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 $7,978 per year for in-state students and $10,454 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,527 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois community colleges have a diversity score of 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Illinois is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.