City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College: Review & Facts

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City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College is a large two-year, public school with 8,365 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1960 and is one of the 74 schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College.

City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Work and Family Studies, Electrical and Electronics, Nursing, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
58%
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College is low at 58% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
37 : 1
High
The graduation rate at City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College is very low - 21%. Around 26% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College is quite disappointing -- 37:1. Learn more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,400
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median, $12,000 a year. The additional fees at City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College beyond tuition are roughly $400; which comes to $12,400 per academic year.

Read the details about City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley 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 school 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) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (773) 838-7500 or check City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 Richard J Daley 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
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College.

Based on the college crime data, City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College Location and Maps



Post Address: City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College, 7500 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60652-1299, USA
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