College Profile - Southwestern Illinois College

Academic Programs and Degrees

  • Associate in Applied Science
  • Associate in Arts
  • Associate in Engineering Science
  • Associate in Fine Arts
  • Associate in General Studies
  • Associate in Science

Graduation Statistics

Awarded in the 2023 fiscal year (includes Summer 2022, Fall 2022 and Spring 2023):

  • Associate in Arts – 423
  • Associate in Science – 116
  • Associate in Applied Science – 416
  • Associate in General Studies – 0
  • Associate in Fine Arts – 9
  • Associate in Engineering Science – 5
  • Certificates – 1,330


SWIC has campuses in Belleville, Granite City and Red Bud. The college also has an office and classes on Scott Air Force Base and at East St. Louis Community College Center.

Courses are offered at various venues throughout the district, such as high schools and libraries.

With online learning, students can take some courses without the constraint of a physical location.

In keeping with the mission of life-long learning, SWIC operates the partially grant-funded Programs and Services for Older Persons program.