City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,990 students enrolled. This school was established in 1966 and is one of the 74 colleges and schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Culinary, Psychology, Medical, and Construction. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
43%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College student retention rate is very low at 43% (way below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College is very low - 28%. Nearly 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College is reasonably decent, 20:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,400
Medium
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, $12,000 per year. The additional fees at City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College beyond tuition are nearly $400; which totals $12,400 per year.

Read the details about City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College 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 will consider accepting your 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) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (773) 602-5000 or check City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King 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 City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College.

Based on the college crime data, City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College Location and Maps



Post Address: City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College, 6301 S Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois 60621-2709, USA
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