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Applicants are considered on an individual basis without regard to sex, race, disability, nationality or religion.




Undergraduate Programs

For students attending college for the first-time or students who have previously attended a post-secondary institution.

Campus locations include Lebanon (Illinois), Online, and/or Center at Scott Air Force Base (Illinois).

Undergraduate Application (no fee)

The Common Application (available to first-year students applying to the Lebanon campus)



Graduate Programs

For students with a bachelor's degree or equivalent and wish to
take courses at the post-baccalaureate level.

Campuses include Lebanon (Illinois), Online, and/or various cohort locations.

Graduate Application (no fee)



Doctoral Programs

For students seeking to enroll in the Specialist in Education, Doctor of Education, or Doctor of Nursing Practice programs

These programs are offered online.

Doctoral Application (no fee)




Glad to see you’re ready to make it McKendree!

We already know a little bit about you. Just by choosing to become a Bearcat, we already know you want more than just a piece of paper. You want an experience. You want academic excellence. You want more responsibility. You want engagement in the world around you. And you want to keep learning your entire life. You’re someone who is going places.

Deep down you already are a Bearcat; you just haven’t started yet. Take the first step and apply now. We want to be a part of your journey.