Triton College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Triton College is a large two-year, public school with 11,685 students enrolled. This school was established in 1964 and is the only school located in River Grove, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
66
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Triton College.

Triton College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 66 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, Nursing, Biology, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Triton College student retention rate is low at 58% (way below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Triton College is very low - 16%. About 31% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Triton College is reasonably decent - 20:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,700
Medium
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median, about $11,200 annually. The additional fees at Triton College not covered by tuition are approximately $500; which comes to a total of $11,700 annually.

Read the details about Triton 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 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Triton College is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Triton College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (708) 456-0300 or check Triton College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Triton 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 Triton 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Triton College.

Based on the college crime information, Triton College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Triton College Location and Maps



Post Address: Triton College, 2000 5th Ave, River Grove, Illinois 60171-1995, USA
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