Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College is a small two-year, public school with 1,480 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1967 and is the only school located in Olney, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
At Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

OCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Medical Assistant, Laboratory Assistance, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
60%
The rate of student retention at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College is relatively low at 60% (below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College is low: 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,500
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - about $10,000 per year. The additional fees at OCC not covered by tuition are approximately $500; this comes to a total of $10,500 per year.

Read the details about Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central 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
This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (618) 393-2982 or check Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at OCC, 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College.

Based on the college crime information, Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College Location and Maps



Post Address: Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College, 305 N West Street, Olney, Illinois 62450, USA
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