As a convenience, the online version of the John A. Logan College Catalog has been separated into links for ease of access. The current online version of the Catalog reflects the most recent changes to programs and course offerings and supersedes all prior print or online publications.

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Every reasonable effort has been made to determine that everything stated at this site is accurate. This Catalog is neither a contract nor an offer of a contract. The information it contains was accurate at the time of publication. Fees, deadlines, academic requirements, courses, degree programs, and other matters described in this catalog may change without notice. Not all courses are offered each academic year and faculty assignments may change.

Online Catalog links (includes most recent changes)

  • JOHN A. LOGAN COLLEGE FACTS
    • History of John A Logan College
  • MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT
  • BOARD OF TRUSTEES
  • OFFICERS OF THE COLLEGE
  • JOHN A LOGAN COLLEGE DIRECTORY
  • JOHN A. LOGAN COLLEGE INSTRUCTIONAL CALENDAR
  • COLLEGE LOCATIONS
    • Main Campus
    • Driving Directions
    • JOHN A. LOGAN COLLEGE EXTENSION CENTERS
      • Alongi Du Quoin Extension Center
      • West Frankfort Extension Center
      • SICCM - Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market
  • STATEMENT OF MISSION AND GOALS
    • MISSION STATEMENT
    • MISSION GOALS
    • VISION: LEARNING FOR LIFE
    • PHILOSOPHY
    • CORE VALUES
  • ACCOUNTABILITY
    • ASSESSMENT
    • STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
      • Equal Opportunity Statement for Students and Employees (Board Policy 3510)
      • Educational Guarantees
      • Release of Student Information and Access to Student Records (Board Policy 8430)
      • Student Complaints (Board Policy 8316)
      • Administration of the Freedom of Information Act (Board Policy 8431)
  • TUITION AND FEES
    • Tuition (Board Policy 7310)
    • Establishment of Fees (Board Policy 7315)
    • FACTS Payment Plan
    • Pre-Registration, Tuition and Fees (Board Policy 7332)
    • Refund Policy (Board Policy 7320)
    • Consumer Statement
    • Financial Responsibility
    • Debt Collection (Board Policy 7180)
    • Charge-back (Board Policy 7350)
    • Employer In-District
  • FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIPS
    • General Information
    • Student Loans
    • Return of Funds
    • FACTS Payment Plan
    • Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Assistance Recipients
    • Satisfactory Academic Progress Requirements for All Veterans’ Benefits
    • Withdrawals Prior to 60% Completion Point
    • Financial Aid Policy For Withdrawal or Non-Attendance In All Courses
    • Post Withdrawal Disbursements
    • Scholarship Opportunities
  • ADMISSIONS INFORMATION
      Academic and Career Advisement and Counseling Math and English Course Placement International Student Admission Student Identification Information Readmission Re-Entry Nursing Students Nursing Transfer Students Baccalaureate Transfer Program
  • JALC NEW STUDENT GUIDE
  • GRADUATION INFORMATION
  • TRANSFER INFORMATION
    • Proficiency Examinations Administrative Procedure 804
  • ACADEMIC POLICIES AND REGULATIONS
    • Student Classification
    • Academic Achievement Student Recognition
    • Appeals Involving the Placement of Students on Academic Suspension
    • Credit Hours
    • Summer Honors Institute
    • Student Attendance Policy (Board Policy 8410/Administrative Procedure 805)
    • Course Withdrawal
    • Administrative Withdrawal
    • Faculty-Initiated Withdrawal
    • Student Email
    • Audit Policy (Board Policy 7340)
    • Academic Programs and Requirements
    • General Program Requirements
    • Waiver of Academic Requirements
    • Institutional Responsibility
    • Student Responsibility
    • Reverse Transfer
    • Higher Educational Opportunity Act
    • Rights Under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
  • STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES
      Academic Advisement Student Success Center The TRiO Program Tutoring Disability Support Services Educational Workshops Personal Counseling The Write Place Career Services Career Testing Off-Campus Employment On-Campus Employment Emergency Text/Email Messaging System (JALCtext) Learning Resources Center (LRC) Library Services Teaching Learning Center (TLC) Learning Laboratory Student Multimedia Center Media Distribution Graphics Services College Website Distance Learning (Online Courses) Internship Program Campus Police Parking Public Transportation
  • STUDENT LIFE
    • Athletic Program
    • Student Activities and Cultural Events
    • Clubs and Organizations
    • Student Government
    • Student Publication
    • Performing Arts
    • Special Events
    • Museum
    • Campus Information Services
    • International Education Programs
    • Study Abroad Policy (Board Policy 3374)
    • Student Exchange Program
    • FSA Eligibility for Study Abroad
  • NON-TRADITIONAL SCHEDULING OPTIONS
    • Evening Credit Courses and Programs
    • Block Scheduling
    • Virtual/Hybrid Offerings
      • Virtual Courses
      • Hybrid
  • EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES IN COOPERATION WITH JOHN A. LOGAN COLLEGE
  • BACCALAUREATE TRANSFER PROGRAM
    • Credit Hour Requirements for Associate in Arts Degree
    • Credit Hour Requirements for Associate in Science Degree
  • CAREER EDUCATION
    • Credit Hour Requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree
    • Summary of Career Education Programs
    • Career Education Advisory Committees
    • Advisory Committees (Board Policy 3220)
  • WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNITY EDUCATION
  • ADULT BASIC/SECONDARY
  • EDUCATION & LITERACY
    • Adult Basic Education (ABE) Program
    • Adult Secondary Education (ASE) Program
    • Early School Leavers Program
    • General Educational Development
    • (GED) Classes
    • The Literacy Program
    • Center for Business and Industry
    • Procurement Technical Assistance Center
    • Sustainability Center
    • Continuing Education Courses
    • Public Service Courses
    • Workforce Investment Act (WIA)
  • DEGREE WORKSHEETS AND PROGRAM GUIDES
  • COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
  • FACULTY AND PROFESSIONAL STAFF