Lake Land College
Mattoon, IL 61938

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 5,107
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 23:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Lake Land College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Lake Land College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $12,701 and in-state students paid $6,899.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$5,418
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$6,899
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$12,701
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Lake Land College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 51% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,061 (which is 7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lake Land College in 2016-2017, was 146, which is 16% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $2,089 (which is 54.2% below the national average.)

$4,061
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$2,089
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
88%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lake Land College has enrolled a total of 5,107 students (2,314 students full-time and 2,793 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,107 students, 171 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 45% men and 55% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 554 students for distance studies.

5,107
Total Enrollment
171
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 88%

Black/African American: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Hispanic: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lake Land College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Construction Trades 11% 1,110
Personal And Culinary Services 9% 947
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 9% 916
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 9% 916
Health Professions And Related Programs 8% 775 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 7% 680
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 6% 636
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 5% 549
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 4% 392
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 225

Graduation & Dropout Rates

40%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lake Land College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

7%
Still enrolled
35%
Dropout rate
18%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$24,100
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Lake Land College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,100. Last year, out of the total 1,577 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,388 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,915 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,628 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,100 $27,900
Employment Rate 88% 85%
Total Graduates 1,577 1,915

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Lake Land College.

Lincoln Trail College
46.1 mile away
Olney Central College
49.6 mile away
Parkland College
49.6 mile away
Kaskaskia College
73.3 mile away
Wabash Valley College
75.4 mile away