Colleges in Richland County, Illinois

There are 2 Colleges in Richland County, Illinois, serving a population of 15,953 people in an area of 360 square miles. There is 1 College per 7,976 people, and 1 College per 179 square miles.

In Illinois, Richland County is ranked 2nd of 102 counties in Colleges per capita, and 18th of 102 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Richland County Colleges

Find Richland County, Illinois colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Illinois Eastern Community College-System Office 233 East Chestnut Street Olney, IL

Olney Central College 305 North West Street Olney, IL

About Richland County Colleges

Richland County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Richland County, IL. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Richland County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Richland County College Statistics

Find Richland County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Richland County College Enrollment
 Richland CountyIllinois
College/Grad School Enrollment618 (17.6%)895,919 (27.3%)
Richland County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Richland CountyIllinois
Some College, No Degree2,457 (22.1%)1,799,808 (20.7%)
Associate's Degree1,615 (14.5%)692,622 (8.0%)
Bachelor's Degree1,635 (14.7%)1,801,833 (20.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree725 (6.5%)1,155,958 (13.3%)
Richland County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Richland CountyIllinois
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher2,3602,957,791
Arts, Humanities & Others468 (19.8%)676,386 (22.9%)
Business417 (17.7%)635,664 (21.5%)
Education578 (24.5%)387,516 (13.1%)
Science & Engineering552 (23.4%)974,551 (32.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields345 (14.6%)283,674 (9.6%)