Curricular Purposes

Illinois Valley Community College sets forth the following curricular purposes consistent with its mission.

  1. We offer the successful completion of courses and degrees required for effective transfer to baccalaureate degree programs.
  2. We offer occupational/technical courses, certificates and degrees leading directly to successful employment or transfer into baccalaureate degree programs.
  3. We offer courses and academic support services designed to prepare students to succeed in college-level coursework.
  4. We offer continuing education courses and community activities that encourage lifelong learning and contribute to the growth and enrichment of students in our community.
  5. We offer student support services to assist in developing personal, social, academic and career goals.
  6. We offer academic and student support programs designed to supplement and enhance teaching and learning.