Kendall College: Review & Facts

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Kendall College is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 1,815 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1934 and is one of the 81 schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Kendall College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings

At Kendall College you can earn your several-month certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Kendall College implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Education, Resort and Hospitality, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Kendall College is low at 57% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
The graduation rate at Kendall College is low - 37%.

Student to faculty ratio at Kendall College is pretty decent - 15:1. Learn more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition charges are fairly high - around $17,100 per year. The additional fees at Kendall College not covered by tuition are about $900, which makes it a total of $18,000 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information

According to recent data, 416 applications were submitted and 385 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Kendall College is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Kendall College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (312) 752-2000 or check Kendall College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Kendall College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kendall 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.

Kendall College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high: roughly $9,000 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Kendall College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kendall College Location and Maps

Post Address: Kendall College, 900 N. North Branch St., Chicago, Illinois 60642, USA
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