Lincoln College-Normal runs on a two semester academic calendar with start dates for the fall and spring semesters. A limited amount of summer courses are offered that start in May and July.
Lincoln College-Normal has rolling admissions, which means applicants are invited to submit their online application to the university anytime up until the beginning on the semester begins. If students are considering living in our campus housing, we recommend applying early as rooms do tend to fill up quickly.
Midwest College of Cosmetology
The Midwest College of Cosmetology, a division of Lincoln College–Normal, is a premier cosmetology school in Central Illinois. The College first opened their doors in 1998 and are fully licensed by the State of Illinois.
The potential of MCC graduates is unlimited because of our exceptional teaching methods. Our instructors are leaders in their fields and passionate about student success. Students receive the practical knowledge and hands-on training required to become licensed practitioners in a state-of-the-art professional salon and spa.
Learn more about applying to the Midwest College of Cosmetology.
Accelerated Bridge to Education
The Accelerated Bridge to Education (ABE) program is dedicated to providing the most adult-friendly and convenient academic programs in the Central Illinois area. You can earn your bachelor’s degree in a program designed for busy working professionals. Imagine, finishing your degree while maintaining your career and personal life!
As an Adult Learning Focused Institution, Lincoln College’s adult degree programs have exceeded eight of nine national benchmarks of effectiveness in serving adult learners in higher education.
Learn more about applying to the Accelerated Bridge to Education program.