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Accounting

AA with concentration in Accounting

AS with concentration in Accounting

AAS with concentration in Accounting

Certificates: Accounting Specialist, Advanced Accounting, and Basic Accounting

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Administrative Assistant

AAS Administrative Assistant

Certificates: Advanced Administrative Assistant, Intermediate Administrative Assistant, Basic Administrative Assistant

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African-American Studies

AA with concentration in African-American Studies

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Agribusiness

AAS in Agribusiness

AS with concentration in Agriculture

Transfer Agreement with University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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American Sign Language

AAS in Sign Language/Interpreting

Certificates: ASL Interpreting Advanced, ASL Interpreting Intermediate, ASL Interpreting Basic, ASL Education Basic, and ASL Service Professional Basic

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Anthropology

AA with concentration in Anthropology

AS with concentration in Anthropology

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Art

AA with concentration in Art

AAS in Graphic Arts

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Automotive Technology

AAS in Automotive Technology

Certificates: Senior Automotive Repair Technician, Service Specialist, Performance Specialist, Brake, Steering & Suspension Specialist, HVAC Specialist, Engine Rebuilder, and Transmission & Driveline Specialist

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Biology

AS with concentration in Biology

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Business

AA with concentration in Business

AS with concentration in Business

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Business – International

AA with concentration in International Business

AS with concentration in International Business

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Business – Human Resources

AAS in Business

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Business Management

AAS in Business

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Business – Marketing

AAS in Business

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CDL Truck Driver Training

Class A CDL

Class B CDL

Certificates: Basic in Transportation

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Chemistry

AS with concentration in Chemistry

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Collision Repair Technology

AAS in Collision Repair Technology

Certificates: Damage Analysis Specialist, Structural Repair Specialist, Mechanical Electrical Specialist, Paint and Refinish Specialist, Nonstructural Repair Specialist, Collision Glass Specialist, and Preparation Detailer Specialist

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Communication

AA with concentration in Communications

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Computer Science

AS with concentration in Computer Science

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Criminal Justice - Corrections

AAS in Criminal Justice - Corrections

Certificates: Correctional Office Advanced, and Correctional Officer

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Criminal Justice

AAS - in Criminal Justice

Certificates: Patrol Office Advanced, Emergency Telecommunication Specialist Advanced, Emergency Telecommunication Specialist, Patrol Officer, and Probation and Parole Officer

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Culinary Arts

AAS in Culinary Arts

Certificates: Culinary Management, Chef Assistant, Baking and Pastry, and Food Preparation

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Dental Hygiene

Cooperative Agreement with
Lake Land College

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Desktop Support

AAS in Desktop Support Technician

Certificates: Desktop Support Specialist, Microsoft Office Specialist Prep, and Computer Literacy

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Diesel Medium/Heavy
Truck Technology

AAS in Diesel Medium/Heavy Truck Technology

Certificates: Senior Diesel Technology, Steering & Suspension, Diesel Drive Train Specialist, Diesel HVAC Specialist, Diesel Engine Rebuilder, Diesel Performance Specialist, Diesel Transmission Specialist, and Diesel Service Technician

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Drafting and Design Engineering

AAS in Drafting and Design Engineering

Certificates: Drafting and Design Intermediate, Microstation Specialist, and AutoCAD

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Early Childhood Education

AAS in Early Childhood Education

AA with concentration in Early Childhood Education

AS with concentration in Early Childhood Education

Certificates: Basic ECE, Intermediate ECE, Advanced ECE, and Nanny

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Earth Science

AS with concentration in Earth Science

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Economics

AA with concentration in Economics

AS with concentration in Economics

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Electrician

5-year Electrician’s Apprenticeship and Training program for the area’s Union Electrical Construction and Maintenance Industry

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Emergency Medical Services

AAS in Emergency Medical Services (Paramedic)

Certificates: EMS, Emergency Medical Technology, and Advanced EMT

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Energy Distribution

Restricted entry program that is intended for Ameren Illinois employees

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Engineering

Associate in Engineering Science

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Engineering Technology - Biofuels Technician

AAS in Engineering Technology with Biofuels Specialty

Certificates: Biofuel Technician and Biofuel Control Systems Technician

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Engineering Technology - BioProcess Operator

AAS in Engineering Technology with Bioprocess Operator Specialty

Certificate: Bioprocess Operator

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Engineering Technology - CNC Technology

AAS in Engineering Technology with CNC Technology Specialty

Certificates: CNC Technology, CNC Operator, and Certified Production Technology Prep

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Engineering Technology - Electrical Systems

AAS in Engineering Technology with Electrical Systems Specialty

Certificates: Electrical Systems and Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Facilities Maintenance

AAS in Engineering Technology with Facilities Maintenance Specialty

Certificates: Facilities Maintenance Technician and Building Maintenance


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Engineering Technology - Fluid Power Systems

AAS in Engineering Technology with Fluid Power Systems Specialty

Certificates: Fluid Power Systems and Industrial Maintenance


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Engineering Technology - Instrumentation Systems Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Instrumentation Systems Specialty

Certificates: Instrumentation and Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Machine Repair Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Machine Repair Specialty

Certificates: Machine Repair and Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Manufacturing Engineering

AAS in Engineering Technology with Manufacturing Engineering Technology Specialty

Certificates: Manufacturing Engineering Technology and Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Mechanical Systems Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Mechanical Systems Specialty

Certificates: Mechanical Systems and Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy

AAS in Engineering Technology with Renewable Energy Specialty

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Engineering Technology - Sequestration Specialty

AAS with Sequestration Specialty

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Engineering Technology - Wind Energy Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Wind Energy Systems Specialty

Certificate: Wind Energy Systems

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English

AA with concentration in English

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Fire Science

AAS in Fire Science

Certificates: Fire Inspector, Fireground Commander, Fire Technician, Fire Company Office, and Fire Science Technology Specialist Advanced

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Foreign Language

AA with concentration in Foreign Language

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General Science

AS with concentration in General Science

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Graphic Arts

AA with concentration in Art

AAS in Graphic Arts

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Health Information Technology

AAS in Health Information Technology

Certificate: Coding Specialist

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Healthcare Documentation

AAS in Healthcare Documentation

Certificate: Healthcare Documentation Specialist

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Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

AAS in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

Certificates: Refrigeration, Commercial Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Residential Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning

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History

AA with concentration in History

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Horticulture

AAS in Horticulture Specialty

AAS in Sustainable Agriculture

Certificates: Greenhouse, and Landscape & Turf

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Hospitality Management

AAS in Hospitality Management

Certificates: Food Service Management, Hospitality Management Fundamentals, and Hospitality Operations Management

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Mathematics

AS with a concentration in Mathematics

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Medical Laboratory Technician

Program is offered to Richland Community College students as a cooperative agreement with Kankakee Community College in Kankakee, Illinois

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Network Technician

AAS in Network Technology

Certificates: Network Specialist, COMPTIA Network+ Prep, COMPTIA Security+ Prep, and Cisco CCNA Prep

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Nurse Assistant Training (CNA)

Nurse Assistant Basic Certificate

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Nursing (Registered Nurse)

AAS in Nursing
Selective Admission

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Occupational Therapy Assistant

Program is offered to Richland Community College students as a cooperative agreement with Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois

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Pharmacy Technology

Basic Certificate in Pharmacy Technology

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Philosophy

AA with concentration in Philosophy

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Phlebotomy

One-semester course in Phlebotomy (HLTH 130)

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Physical Education

Transfer credits available

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Physical Therapy Assistant

Program is offered as a cooperative program with Lake Land College in Mattoon, Illinois

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Physics

AS with concentration in Physics

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Political Science

AA with concentration in Political Science

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Power Generation – Nuclear

AAS in Power Generation - Nuclear

Certificates: Basic Power Generation - Nuclear, and Advanced Power Generation - Nuclear

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Practical Nursing

Certificate
Selective Admission Program

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Pre-Dentistry

AS (Preparatory Concentration)

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Pre-Forestry

AS (Preparatory Concentration)

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Pre-Law

AA (Preparatory Concentration)

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Pre-Medicine

AS (Preparatory Concentration)

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Pre-Veterinary

AS (Preparatory Concentration)

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Programmer/Analyst

AAS in Programmer/Analyst

Certificates: Programmer Specialist, Object Oriented Programming, Systems Programming, and Web Programming
 

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Psychology

AA with concentration in Psychology

AS with concentration in Psychology

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Radiography

AAS in Radiography

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Respiratory Care

Program is offered to Richland Community College students as a cooperative agreement with Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois

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Sociology

AA with concentration in Sociology

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Sequestration

AS with concentration in Sequestration

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Surgical Technology

AAS in Surgical Technology

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Sustainable Agriculture

AAS in Horticulture - Sustainable Agriculture

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Teacher Assistant  - Paraprofessional Education

AAS in with Paraprofessional Education

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Teacher Education

AA with concentration in Elementary Education

AS with concentration in Elementary Education

AA with concentration in Secondary Education

AS with concentration in Secondary Education

AA in Teaching - Secondary Mathematics Education

AA with concentration in Special Education

AS with concentration in Special Education

AAT in Early Childhood Education

AAT in Secondary Mathematics Education

AAT in Special Education

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Theatre

AA with concentration in Theatre

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Welding Technology

AAS in Welding Technology

AAS in Welding Technology with Industrial & Equipment Specialty

Certificates: Pipefitting & Pipe Welding, Welding Technician, Production Welding, and Basic Welding

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