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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

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

AA in American Sign Language

AAS in American Sign Language/Interpreting

Certificates:

ASL/Interpreting Advanced

ASL/Interpreting Intermediate

ASL/Interpreting Basic

ASL Education Basic

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

AFA

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

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

AAS with concentration in Business

AAS with concentration in Entrepreneurship

AAS with concentration in Management

AAS with concentration in Marketing

Certificate: Basic

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Business – International

AA with concentration in International Business

AS with concentration in International Business

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CDL Truck Driver Training

Class A CDL

Class B CDL

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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

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

AAS in Criminal Justice

Certificates:

Patrol Office Advanced

Patrol Officer

Probation and Parole Officer

Correctional Office Advanced

Correctional Officer

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Culinary Arts

AAS in Culinary Arts

Certificates:

Culinary Management

Chef's Assistant

Baking and Pastry

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

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Diesel Medium/Heavy
Truck Technology

AAS in Diesel Medium/Heavy Truck Technology

Certificates:

Senior Diesel Technician

Steering & Suspension Specialist

Diesel Drive Train Specialist

Diesel HVAC Specialist

Diesel Engine Rebuilder

Diesel Performance Specialist

Diesel Transmission Specialist

Diesel Service Technician

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Drafting and Design Engineering

AAS in Drafting and Design Engineering

Certificates:

Drafting and Design Fundamentals

Drafting and Design Intermediate

Microstation Specialist

AutoCAD Specialist

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Early Childhood Education

AA with concentration in Early Childhood Education

AS with concentration in Early Childhood Education

AAS in Early Childhood Education

Certificates:

ECE Basic

ECE Intermediate

ECE Advanced

Basic 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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Emergency Medical Services

AAS in Emergency Medical Services (Paramedic)

Certificates:

Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Technology

Advanced EMT

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Engineering

Associate in Engineering Science

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Engineering Technology - Biofuels Technician

Certificates:

Biofuel Technician

Biofuel Control Systems Technician



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Engineering Technology - BioProcess Operator

Certificate: Bioprocess Operator

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Engineering Technology - CNC Technology

AAS in Engineering Technology with CNC Technology Specialty

Certificates:

CNC Technology

CNC Operator

Certified Production Technology Prep

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Engineering Technology - Electrical Systems

AAS in Engineering Technology with Electrical Systems Specialty

Certificates:

Electrical Systems

Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Facilities Maintenance

AAS in Engineering Technology with Facilities Maintenance Specialty

Certificates:

Facilities Maintenance Technician

Building Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Fluid Power Systems

AAS in Engineering Technology with Fluid Power Systems Specialty

Certificates:

Fluid Power Systems

Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Instrumentation Systems Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Instrumentation Systems Specialty

Certificates:

Instrumentation

Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Machine Repair Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Machine Repair Specialty

Certificates:

Machine Repair

Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Manufacturing Engineering

AAS in Engineering Technology with Manufacturing Engineering Technology Specialty

Certificates:

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Mechanical Systems Specialty

AAS in Engineering Technology with Mechanical Systems Specialty

Certificates:

Mechanical Systems

Industrial Maintenance

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Engineering Technology - Sequestration Specialty

AAS with Sequestration Specialty

Certificates:

Environmental Sustainability

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Engineering Technology - Wind Energy Specialty

Certificate: Wind Energy Systems

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English

AA with concentration in English

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Fire Science


Program suspended until all current students complete

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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

AAS in Graphic Arts

AA with concentration in Art

AFA

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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:

HVAC Residential Installer

Commercial Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning,

Residential Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning

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Highway Construction Careers
Training Program

Certifications: Heavy equipment: JLG, Fork Truck, Skid Steer, Backhoe, Scissor Lift, Aerial Lift, CPR and First Aid

OSHA Training

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History

AA with concentration in History

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Horticulture

AAS in Horticulture

Certificates:

Greenhouse

Landscape & Turf

Sustainable Agriculture

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Hospitality Management

AAS in Hospitality Management

Certificates: Food Service Management

Hospitality Management Fundamentals

Hospitality Operations Management

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Mathematics

AS with a concentration in Mathematics

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Media

AA with a concentration in Media

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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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Medical Assisting

Medical Assisting Certificate

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Music

AA with concentration in Music

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Network Technology

AAS in Network Technology

Certificates:

Network Specialist

COMPTIA Network+ Prep

COMPTIA Security+ Prep

Cisco CCNA Prep

MCTS Prep

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Nurse Assistant (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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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 to Richland Community College students as a cooperative agreement 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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Practical Nursing

Certificate
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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:

Programming Specialist

Object-Oriented Programming

Systems Programming

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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Sequestration

AAS with Sequestration Specialty

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Sociology

AA with concentration in Sociology

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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 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

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Theatre

AA with concentration in Theatre

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Welding Technology

AAS in Welding Technology with Construction & Pipe Specialty

AAS in Welding Technology with Industrial & Equipment Specialty

Certificates:

Pipefitting & Pipe Welding

Welding Technician

Production Welding

Basic Welding

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