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Parkland Pathway to Illinois

 Pathway to Illinois Open House, Sunday, February 11 from 1-3 pm in Parkland's Student Union. 
Please RSVP at Open House.
Parkland Pathway to Illinois is a program in which qualified students can begin college at Parkland and seamlessly transfer to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. While preparing to transfer, participating students will be able to integrate their experience as full-time Parkland College students while utilizing resources and classes at Illinois.
For more information click to visit the University of Illinois Parkland Pathway website or call us at 217/351-2482.

Participating University of Illinois MAJORS and CONCENTRATIONS in Parkland Pathway to Illinois Program (subject to change)

College of Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences
  • Agricultural and Consumer Economics
    • Agricultural Communications
    • Agricultural Leadership and Science Education
    • Animal Sciences
    • Computer Science + Crop Science
      • Crop Sciences
        • Food Science and Human Nutrition
          • Human Development and Family Studies
            • Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences
              • Technical Systems Management
              College of Applied Health Sciences
              • Community Health
              • Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
              • Kinesiology
              • Recreation, Sport, and Tourism
              • Speech and Hearing Science
              College of Education
              • Early Childhood Education (Birth-Grade 3)
              • Elementary Education (K-9)
              • Learning and Education Studies
              • Middle Grades Education (5-8)
              • Special Education (pre-K through age 21, curriculum preparatory for learning and behavior specialists)
              School of Social Work
              • Social Work

              College of Engineering
              Engineering students are admitted to Parkland Pathway to Illinois program as Engineering Undesignated. At the time of transfer, students will be admitted to one of the listed majors.

              • Aerospace Engineering
              • Agricultural & Biological Engineering
              • Civil Engineering
              • Computer Engineering
              • Computer Science
              • Electrical Engineering
              • Engineering Mechanics
              • Engineering Physics
              • Industrial Engineering
              • Materials Science and Engineering
              • Mechanical Engineering
              • Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiation Engineering
              • Systems Engineering and Design
              College of Fine and Applied Arts
              • Architecture*
              • Art Education
              • History of Art
              • Crafts: Metals/Jewelry
              • Dance
              • Graphic Design
              • Landscape Architecture*
              • Music (Bachelor of Arts only)
              • New Media
              • Painting
              • Sculpture
              • Theatre Foundation
              • Urban & Regional Planning

              * Denotes 5-year Fine & Applied Arts programs

              College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

              Undesignated: LAS students are admitted to the Parkland Pathway to Illinois program as LAS Undesignated. At the time of transfer, students will be admitted to an LAS major chosen in consultation with an advisor.  Students must complete transfer pre-requisite courses and meet minimum GPA requirements in order to be admitted to certain majors in LAS. LAS majors can be found at www.las.illinois.edu/students/programs/majors.
              College of Media 
              • Advertising
              • Media and Cinema Studies
              • Journalism

              Parkland students who are not part of the Pathway Program are encouraged to apply to the University of Illinois through the regular transfer admission process. Students interested in transferring into one of Illinois’  degree programs are encouraged to attend Parkland College and work with Parkland Counseling & Advising on a transfer plan. The University of Illinois Transfer Handbook (www.transferhandbook.illinois.edu) and Illinois’ Office of Undergraduate Admissions are also useful resources. 


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