Lake Land College

Mattoon, IL
University Website: www.lakeland.cc.il.us
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Lake Land College is a community college in Mattoon in Coles County, Illinois. The college was founded in 1966. It serves 7,400 students, mainly from the east-central Illinois region, in various two-year programs. Lake Land students can earn a degree for immediate employment or use the training to prepare for further university education, often at Eastern Illinois University. The average age of the students is 25.75 years; 54% of the students are male, and 46% are female.

The 308 acre (1.2 km²) campus has seven major buildings plus eight supportive buildings, two campus ponds and a 160 acre (0.6 km²) agriculture land laboratory. There is also a child care lab, a cosmetology clinic, and a library. The campus is designed as a large circle; the major buildings are also circular. They are clustered in the center, with park areas and parking lots surrounding them.

Lake Land's creation was first approved in 1966 by a referendum in 13 public school districts centered on Mattoon. The first classes were held the following year in various buildings throughout the town. The first president of the college was Virgil H. Judge. Construction on the college began in 1971 and continued in phases throughout the 1970s.

Academic programs at Lake Land College include Agriculture; Allied Health; Business; Humanities; Math & Science; Technology and Social Science & Education. Other coursework programs include the Cisco Networking Academy, Computer Troubleshooting, Physical Therapist Assistant, Desktop Publishing Graphic Design, Radio-TV Broadcasting, Raster Geographic Information Systems, and Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Lake Land College also recently started an ROTC program. Over 150 courses are offered online.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $10,678.00 avg tuition

5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5253

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
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Lake Land College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 57%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Lake Land College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,325.00 $5,618.00 $10,678.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $579.00 $579.00 $579.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $78.00 $187.00 $356.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $4,000.00 $3,620.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $3,620.00 $3,620.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $388.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 92%
Percent receiving grant aid 77%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,107.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 28%
Avg amount of student loan aid $2,966.00

Lake Land College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Economics X
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology X
Agricultural Production Operations, General X
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Retailing and Retail Operations X
Selling Skills and Sales Operations X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Radio and Television X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Teacher Assistant/Aide X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, General X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD X
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician X
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care Provider/Assistant X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Fire Science/Fire-fighting X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology X
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X

Scholarships for Students in Illinois

Name Amount Deadline
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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