Illinois Valley Community College

Illinois Valley Community College

Illinois Valley Community College, also referred to as IVCC, is located near the Illinois River, Oglesby. The college was established in 1924 and was originally known as LaSalle-Peru-Oglesby (LPO) Junior College. The students of IVCC are offered associate degree and certificate programs through various academic divisions including:

  • Career and Technical Programs
  • English, Mathematics and Education
  • Health Professions Division
  • Humanities, Fine Arts and Social Sciences
  • Natural Sciences and Business

The athletic teams in the college are known as the Eagles. The male students take part in sports including basketball, tennis and baseball, while the female students are involved in sports which include volleyball, tennis, softball and basketball. The notable alumni of the college includes Dr. Robert Spetzler, world famous Arizona neurosurgeon; Ralph Bowermaster, talented singer in many college musicals; and Don Baker, Peru Mayor since 1965.

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Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications
Network And System Administration/Administrator
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide
Engineering, General
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
General Studies
Biological And Physical Sciences
Social Work
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation And Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics And Maintenance Technology
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist
Truck And Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator And Instructor
Graphic Design
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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