Spoon River College: Review & Facts

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Spoon River College is a small two-year, public school with 1,665 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1960 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Canton, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Spoon River College.

Spoon River College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Welding, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
59%
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Spoon River College is low at 59% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Spoon River College is low: 41%. Roughly 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Spoon River College is decent: 17:1. Read more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,100
Medium
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median, $9,500 per year. The additional fees at Spoon River College beyond tuition are roughly $600; this comes to $10,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Spoon River 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 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 request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Spoon River College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (309) 647-4645 or check Spoon River College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Spoon River College offers a distance learning option 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 Spoon River 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 Spoon River College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Spoon River College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Spoon River College Location and Maps



Post Address: Spoon River College, 23235 North County 22, Canton, Illinois 61520-8622, USA
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