City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College: Review & Facts

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City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,550 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1911 and is one of the 74 schools and colleges located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Fair
At City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

MXC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Medical, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
40%
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College student retention rate is very low at 40% (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
26 : 1
High
The graduation rate at City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College is very low: 14%. Approximately 26% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College is a bit disappointing, 26:1. Read more regarding faculty and instruction 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 MXC not covered by tuition are around $400; this totals $12,400 a year.

Read the details about City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X 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
This college will consider accepting 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.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (312) 850-7000 or check City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at MXC, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College.

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

City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College Location and Maps



Post Address: City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College, 1900 W Van Buren, Chicago, Illinois 60612-3197, USA
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