Graduates earn 1,880 degrees, certificates from Illinois Central College

About 39.2 percent of the 1,880 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois Central College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accor


About 39.2 percent of the 1,880 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois Central College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Peoria conferred 737 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. Data shows the school gave out 640 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, followed by 318 certificates in Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide and 97 associate's degrees in General Studies.

The college enrolled 9,290 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
640
-
640
General Studies
97
-
97
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
737
-
737
39.2
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
318
318
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
-
78
78
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
70
-
70
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
23
23
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
20
-
20
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
19
-
19
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
-
17
17
Surgical Technology/Technologist
6
10
16
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
9
5
14
Occupational Therapist Assistant
13
-
13
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
-
13
13
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
11
-
11
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
10
-
10
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
-
9
9
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
7
-
7
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
-
5
5
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
2
-
2
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
1
-
1
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
-
1
1
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
168
479
647
34.4
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
7
54
61
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
20
-
20
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
17
-
17
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
-
4
4
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
-
2
2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
44
60
104
5.5
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
22
45
67
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
1
5
6
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
2
-
2
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
25
50
75
4
Welding Technology/Welder
6
31
37
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
-
27
27
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
-
4
4
Precision Production total
6
62
68
3.6
Agricultural Business and Management, General
9
12
21
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology
20
-
20
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
16
-
16
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
-
3
3
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
2
-
2
Turf and Turfgrass Management
-
2
2
Crop Production
1
-
1
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
-
-
-
Agricultural Production Operations, General
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
48
17
65
3.5
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
12
12
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
-
8
8
Small Business Administration/Management
-
7
7
Business Administration and Management, General
5
-
5
Accounting
4
-
4
Retailing and Retail Operations
2
-
2
Banking and Financial Support Services
1
1
2
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
1
-
1
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
-
1
1
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
1
1
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
-
-
-
Office Management and Supervision
-
-
-
Real Estate
-
-
-
Tourism and Travel Services Management
-
-
-
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
13
30
43
2.3
Engineering, General
32
-
32
Engineering total
32
-
32
1.7
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
26
2
28
Personal and Culinary Services total
26
2
28
1.5
Robotics Technology/Technician
12
-
12
Industrial Technology/Technician
4
-
4
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
2
-
2
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
2
-
2
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
1
-
1
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
1
-
1
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
-
-
-
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
22
-
22
1.2
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
11
11
22
Legal Professions and Studies total
11
11
22
1.2
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
13
-
13
Criminal Justice/Police Science
2
1
3
Homeland Security
-
-
-
Security and Loss Prevention Services
-
-
-
Forensic Science and Technology
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
15
1
16
0.8
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
7
1
8
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
7
1
8
0.4
Library and Archives Assisting
2
3
5
Library Science total
2
3
5
0.3
Child Care Provider/Assistant
1
3
4
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
1
3
4
0.2
Platemaker/Imager
2
-
2
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
-
-
-
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
-
-
-
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
2
-
2
0.1
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
-
1
1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
-
1
1
0.1
Graphic Design
1
-
1
Visual and Performing Arts total
1
-
1
0.1
Geography, Other
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
-
-
-
-

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