James Steinkamp, 2014. Parkland College Student Union [Photograph]. Perkins + Will, Architect. Used with permission.

Parkland College

Champaign, IL, USA
3.12 Average Rating

Parkland College is a two-year community college based in Champaign, IL, that confers associate's degrees and workforce certificates. It's home to the Institute of Aviation, as well as the second-largest planetarium in Illinois, the Staerkel Planetarium, which features public shows on Friday and Saturday nights. Parkland College has taken several steps towards environment stewardship by operating an organic garden, installing energy and water saving devices, and establishing a native prairie.


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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
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What Students Are Saying

3.12 Average Rating
It's a very good school to go to.
They have people here to help you when you need it.
It's a very safe school.
Alessa from Urbana, IL
Parkland College is a great and friendly environment with lots of diversity and culture within its campus for all students of all ages. It also has many great helping opportunities for many students to get tutored or to get efficient help for their classes. This college is one of the best community colleges in Illinois and it is well-known for its great service and for encouraging students to engage in the community as a whole.

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