Westwood College O'Hare Airport: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Westwood College O'Hare Airport is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 480 students enrolled. This college is one of the 81 colleges and schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
At Westwood College O'Hare Airport you can obtain your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Westwood College O'Hare Airport follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Medical Assistant, Computer Science, Marketing and Advertising, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
34%
The student retention rate at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is very low at 34% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is low - 40%.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is pretty good, 12:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,600
Average tuition cost is slightly high - around $14,300 a year. The additional fees at Westwood College O'Hare Airport (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $300; which totals $14,600 a year.

Read the details about Westwood College O'Hare Airport 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
50%
According to government data, 198 applications were submitted and 99 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

Westwood College O'Hare Airport might accept 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
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Westwood College O'Hare Airport and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (773) 380-6800 or check Westwood College O'Hare Airport Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Westwood College O'Hare Airport provides a distance learning option 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 O'Hare Airport, 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 present there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College O'Hare Airport.

Based on the college crime numbers, Westwood College O'Hare Airport seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Westwood College O'Hare Airport Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College O'Hare Airport, 8501 W. Higgins Road Suite 100, Chicago, Illinois 60631, USA
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