Midstate Directory

Kara Hinkle

Kara Hinkle

Kara Hinkle
Title: Director of Admissions
Dept: Admissions
Office: 109
Phone: (309) 692-4092 x1090
Fax: (309) 692-3893
Email: khinkle@midstate.edu

Mailing Address

Midstate College
Attn: Kara Hinkle
Director of Admissions
411 W. Northmoor Road
Peoria, IL 61614

Office Hours

Course Location Time
General 107 M,Tu,W,F 8:00am–4:30pm
General 107 Th 9:30am–6:00pm


  • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, 2000
    Illinois State University

    Endorsement in Social Science; graduated Magna Cum Laude, and with memberships in the Golden Key National Honor Society and the Mu Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (an international honor society in education); completed courses towards a Masters in Communication (15 credit hours)

  • Associate Degree in Arts and Science, 1997
    Illinois Central College

Work Experience

  • Midstate College (2013–present)
    Director of Admissions
  • Midstate College (2012–2013)
    Senior Admissions Representative
  • Bradley University (2003)
    Secretary (Civil Engineering and Construction)

    temporary position

  • Illinois Central College (2003)
    Career Services Information Assistant

    temporary position

  • Midstate College (2003–2012)
    Admissions Representative
  • District 150 Schools (2001–2003)
    Elementary Teacher

    First Grade Teacher (Fall 2002); Third Grade Teacher (Summer 2002); Computer Lab Teacher (2001-2002)

  • Pekin Life Insurance Co. (2000–2002)
    Claims Analysis