Tuition Reimbursement


  • Tuition reimbursement will allow team members to be paid back for eligible tuition costs after completing their classes.
  • In 2024, Nursing positions (ADN, BSN, APN) and Methodist College degrees will receive $5,250 per year for full-time team members and $2,625 for part-time team members.
  • Clinical degrees (surgical technology, radiology tech, therapy, EMT, medical assistant, etc.) will receive $4,000 per year for full-time team members and $2,000 for part-time team members.
  • Other degrees (IT, business related, etc.) will receive $2,000 for full-time team members and $1,000 for part-time team members.
*Team members already enrolled in the Carle Health tuition assistance program will be eligible for their current maximum amount or the new amount, whichever is greater.


Carle Health has partnered with area and online colleges and universities to provide additional grants, scholarships and discounts.

To learn more about the higher education institutions that Carle Health partners with on tuition discounts, visit CLICK>Human Resources>Career Center.

Tuition IO

Carle Health has partnered with Tuition IO to assist our team members in navigating the financial terrain of paying for schooling. Tuition IO offers assistance with:
  • College payments options.
  • Cost calculations.
  • Refinancing.
  • Repayments strategies.
  • Student loan coaching.
Get started today by visiting to create and login to your account.

Parkland Scholars

The Carle Foundation is pleased to offer financial assistance for educational expenses to students enrolled in health careers and office professional programs at Parkland College. Students may apply for an initial installment of $2,500 per semester, and an additional application may be submitted for a total assistance amount of $5,000. Please contact Parkland College's Office of Financial Aid and Veteran Services at (217) 351-2222 or for more information.

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 Good to Know

Human Resources can tell you more about the following programs:

  • Student Loan Resources – So many graduates have significant student loan debt and not many resources for help. We're with you, working on partnerships to help evaluate your options from adjusting repayment plans to refinancing to Public Loan Forgiveness.
  • Center for Talent Development – Professional development opportunities are available for all employees, leaders, advanced practice providers and physicians in all roles at Carle Health. Course offerings include a variety of core-skills classes and leadership development coursework for new and existing employees.