Illinois College


Since 1829, Illinois College has been a leader in innovation, academics and preparing students for success.  Our programs are designed so you will Graduate READY for tomorrow by making an impact today.  We invite you to visit our friendly campus and learn how an education from Illinois College will make you stand out.  

Graduate READY is more than just a catchy phrase – it’s a promise we make to you and your family.  Access to faculty experts and mentors, small class sizes, a multi-faceted approach to academics and hands-on learning will prepare you with the skills to succeed in any 21st century career.  

At Illinois College, you will test drive future careers with life changing opportunities to grow and learn.  We guarantee that you will participate in at least one of the following as a student at IC! 

  • :: Internships 
  • :: Student-faculty research
  • :: International travel


The Clay Target Program started in 2022 and continues to grow each year.  Illinois College is fully committed to turning our program into a regional and national powerhouse.  All shooting and team expenses are fully funded, and the Jacksonville Sportsman’s Club provides a beautiful home course just south of campus.  When you join our team, you will receive: 

  • :: Team shooting vests, eye protection, and team gear  
  • :: All shooting expenses covered 
  • :: Access to a secure safe to store firearms 
  • :: Coaching from accredited, certified coaches 
  • :: Access to top of the line technology to aid in more accurate shooting 
  • :: Travel to competitions