Rend Lake College: Review & Facts

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Rend Lake College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,815 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1967 and is the only college located in Ina, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Rend Lake College will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Rend Lake College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Biology, Automotive and Mechanic, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important 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 good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
61%
The rate of student retention at Rend Lake College is relatively low at 61% (below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Rend Lake College is below average: 57%. Approximately 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Rend Lake College is reasonably decent, 19:1. Learn more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,600
Average tuition costs are very low, $4,500 per year. The additional fees at Rend Lake College beyond tuition are about $100, which makes it a total of $4,600 per year.

Read the details about Rend Lake 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) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Rend Lake College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (618) 437-5321 or check Rend Lake College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Rend Lake College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rend Lake 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
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Rend Lake College.

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

Rend Lake College Location and Maps



Post Address: Rend Lake College, 468 N Ken Gray Pky, Ina, Illinois 62846, USA
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