Westwood College Chicago Loop: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Westwood College Chicago Loop is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 485 students enrolled. This school is one of the 81 colleges and schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Westwood College Chicago Loop will give you the opportunity to earn a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Westwood College Chicago Loop deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Computer Science, Marketing and Advertising, Construction, and Graphic Design and Animation. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and 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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
21%
The student retention rate at Westwood College Chicago Loop is extremely low at 21% (way below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College Chicago Loop is pretty good - 12:1. Read more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,100
Average tuition pricing is slightly high - around $14,800 per year. The additional fees at Westwood College Chicago Loop (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $300; this comes to a total of $15,100 per year.

Read the details about Westwood College Chicago Loop 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



Acceptance
Rate
49%
According to recent data, 278 applications were submitted and 136 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College Chicago Loop is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Westwood College Chicago Loop and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (312) 739-0850 or check Westwood College Chicago Loop Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Westwood College Chicago Loop offers a distance education program 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 Westwood College Chicago Loop, 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 Westwood College Chicago Loop.

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

Westwood College Chicago Loop Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College Chicago Loop, One North State Street, Suite 1000, Chicago, Illinois 60602, USA
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