Welcome to Gem City College
Specializing in horology and cosmetology
Gem City College, 700 State Street, Quincy, IL 62301, is applying for reaffirmation of accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit their comments through the Council’s website. Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.
The Constitution of the State of Illinois states: “a fundamental goal of the People of the State is the education of all persons to the limits of their capacities.” The College is a part of the system of post-secondary and higher education institutions established to fulfill this mandate. It is the mission of Gem City College to offer its students specialized training leading directly to careers in business, industry, government or self-employment.
Programs are designed to meet the changing needs of the business as well as a diverse student population. It is the policy of the College to offer equal educational opportunities to qualified persons regardless of race, religion, age, sex or physical disability.