East West University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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East West University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 540 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1980 and is one of the 74 schools and colleges located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at East West University.

East-West follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Psychology, Electrical and Electronics, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
39%
Bad
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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at East West University is very low at 39% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at East West University is very low: 11%.

Student to faculty ratio at East West University is decent: 16:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,200
High
Average tuition costs are fairly high, about $18,900 per academic year. The additional fees at East West University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,300; which makes it a total of $20,200 a year.

Read the details about East West University 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept your 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) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at East-West is $40.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to East West University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (312) 939-0111 or check East West University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,800
High
East West University provides 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 East West University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
East West University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high, nearly $8,800 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, East West University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

East West University Location and Maps



Post Address: East West University, 816 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA
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