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 Jeremy Turner video
Dr. Jeremy Turner, associate professor of psychology, is one of the nation’s leading experts on tinnitus (ringing in the ears) and age-related hearing loss. A recent recipient of a $300,000 research grant from the Tinnitus Research Consortium, Dr. Turner is a strong supporter of faculty-student research and Illinois College students assist him regularly in his labs both on our campus and at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.

Through an innovative curriculum, global footprint and life-defining experiences, Illinois College guarantees that you will Graduate READY. The Illinois College Experience means you engage in cross-campus connections, explore new opportunities, and experience learning come to life so that you emerge READY to exceed whatever goals you set for yourself. That's why nearly 100% of IC graduates are either employed or in graduate school within one year

Innovative Curriculum

Innovative curriculum: Rather than requiring a series of general courses, we embed key competencies such as civic engagement and creative problem-solving into the courses you want to take. The BLUEprint ensures you both the depth and breadth needed to stand-out in today’s job market because three out of four business leaders say being well-rounded is more important than your major. From your first year learning community to your senior capstone course, Illinois College faculty push you and support you in equal measure to ensure your success in college and beyond.  

Global Footprint

To be successful in a diverse world you need the skills and experiences only available at a diverse campus like Illinois College. Whether you set-off for one of our BreakAway or study abroad trips, take one of our over 90 courses embedded with diversity experiences, or build life-long friendships with your classmates from around the country and world, you will be amazed at the number of opportunities to be part of an inclusive and diverse community. 

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