Complete your bachelor’s degree one night per week in Peoria with evening classes

The Accelerated Bridge to Education (ABE) program is dedicated to providing the most adult-friendly and convenient academic programs in the Peoria area thanks to our partnership with Illinois Central College. You can earn your bachelor’s degree in a program designed for busy working professionals. Finish 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. Our commitment to academic rigor and to access in adult learning drives our continual effort to offer the best degree completion programs for adults in the Peoria area.

The following degrees are available:

Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management / ICC course equivalencies for the BBA in Business Management

Bachelor of Business Administration in Supply Chain and Logistics Management / ICC course equivalencies for the BBA in Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts / ICC course equivalencies for the BA in Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Studies  / ICC course equivalencies for the BS in Criminal Justice Studies

Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration  / ICC course equivalencies for the BS in Health Services Administration

Bachelor of Applied Science in Organizational Leadership  * / ICC course equivalencies for the BAS in Organizational Leadership

Bachelor of Applied Management in Entrepreneurship * / ICC course equivalencies for the BAM in Entrepreneurship

*designed for students with an earned Associate of Applied Science degree

ABE Program at a Glance

It’s easy to get started, and even easier to complete your degree. Here are just a few highlights of what the ABE program offers.

  • Earn up to 27 credit hours per year, by attending one class one night a week over a five-week session in ICC classrooms supplemented by online learning
  • Dedicated faculty who understand the pressure of working & attending college and will work with you every step of the way
  • An academic advisor to guide you through the entire program from start to finish
  • All accelerated program (ABE) students benefit from a reduced and affordable tuition rate of $290/credit hour
  • Credit for prior learning  is available
  • Convenient payment plans are available
  • ABE in Peoria overview

If you have additional questions or would like more information, please contact

Nyssa Catton

309-690-6895

or

ncatton@lincolncollege.edu

or complete an inquiry form .

In addition to ABE’s satellite location in Peoria, we offer classes at the Normal campus of Lincoln College and in Oglesby, Illinois on the Illinois Valley Community College campus.