Carla DelVillaggio is “Simply Streisand” at ICC on August 22

How does one go from studying and performing as an accomplished opera singer to performing a tribute to “America’s greatest star” on stage in New York, Las Vegas and beyond? What began as a hobby has turned into success on stage for Carla DelVillaggio, who brings her show Simply Streisand to the Illinois Central College Performing Arts Center…  read more

TazWood Dance Company to host auditions

The TazWood Dance Company (TWDC), in residence at Illinois Central College (ICC), will hold auditions on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center of ICC for its final show, “One Last Time”, to be held on December 13, 2014. Those auditioning should be advanced dancers 14 years of age or…  read more


Illinois Central College Announces 2014-15 Guest Artists Series Line-up

Featuring a six-show season of professional music, comedy, dancing and more, the 2014-2015 season of Illinois Central College’s Guest Artists Series opens August 22 with a tribute to “America’s greatest star”. Simply Streisand, a tribute to entertainment legend Barbra Streisand, kicks off this season’s ICC Guest Artists Series featuring performances by nationally- and internationally-touring professional…  read more


Informational sessions on Highway Construction Careers training program

Illinois Central College will hold several informational sessions for its Highway Construction Careers Training Program, with program applications available at each session. Classes for the next training program begin August 11, 2014. The intensive 12-week program prepares participants for careers in the highway construction trades industry through classroom learning, skills labs, and real-world, jobsite experience. Training…  read more


Tim Elder named ICC Distinguished Alumnus

EAST PEORIA – Tim Elder, Bonita Springs, Florida, formerly of Peoria, was named the 2014 Illinois Central College Distinguished Alumnus by the ICC Alumni Association. The award was officially presented during the Illinois Central College May commencement ceremony held in the CougarPlex on the East Peoria Campus. Elder started at ICC when the college first…  read more

Illinois Central College’s Deconstruction certification program now accepting students for Summer and Fall 2014 Semesters

Registration is now open for Illinois Central College’s Deconstruction Certificate Program for summer and fall 2014 semesters. The summer semester begins June 9, and the fall semester begins August 18. Scholarships are also available. The program began in January 2014 as part of a statewide grant from the Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN) to promote…  read more


Fall 2014 openings still available for some Illinois Central College Health Careers programs

Illinois Central College is still accepting applications for some of its Health Careers Programs for the fall 2014 semester. For those students who meet the eligibility criteria and wish to apply, openings are still available for the following programs: Massage Therapist Medical Assistant Medical Coder Medical Laboratory Technician Medical Office Assistant The Medical Laboratory Technician…  read more


ICC Simplifies Summer Semester Registration and Adds Summer Semester Scholarships

Illinois Central College is now offering new ways for first-time students to enroll and pay for summer classes. Summer registration is available now, and classes begin June 9. The new “Rapid Registration” process makes enrolling in summer classes easier and faster than ever for students attending ICC for the first time. The new option allows…  read more

Complete your Degree Online!

Representatives from Illinois Central College will offer a session about online degree options on Wednesday, May 21, 6 – 7 pm, at the Fondulac District Library (across from Target), 400 Richland Street, in East Peoria. In addition to talking about various online degrees at ICC, online bachelor’s degree options offered by other colleges and universities…  read more