Kankakee Community College: Review & Facts

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Kankakee Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,915 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1966 and is the only school located in Kankakee, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Kankakee Community College.

Kankakee Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
62%
Kankakee Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 62% (below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Kankakee Community College is very low - 22%. Approximately 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Kankakee Community College is pretty decent, 14:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,600
Average tuition cost is slightly high - about $14,200 per academic year. The additional fees at Kankakee Community College beyond tuition are nearly $400, which comes to $14,600 annually.

Read the details about Kankakee Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Kankakee Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (815) 802-8500 or check Kankakee Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Kankakee Community College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kankakee Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Kankakee Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Kankakee Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kankakee Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Kankakee Community College, 100 College Drive, Kankakee, Illinois 60901, USA
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