Westwood College O'Hare Airport: Review & Facts

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Westwood College O'Hare Airport is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 480 students enrolled. This college is one of the 74 colleges and schools located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings

At Westwood College O'Hare Airport you can obtain your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Westwood College O'Hare Airport follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Criminal Justice, Computer Science, Graphic Design and Animation, and Construction. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 Westwood College O'Hare Airport is very low at 34% (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
12 : 1
The graduation rate at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is low - 32%.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is pretty good, 12:1.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - around $15,200 a year. The additional fees at Westwood College O'Hare Airport not covered by tuition are about $300, which totals $15,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Westwood College O'Hare Airport 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

According to government data, 198 applications were submitted and 99 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This college might accept 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) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College O'Hare Airport is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Westwood College O'Hare Airport and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (773) 380-6800 or check Westwood College O'Hare Airport Website.

Opportunities and Services

Westwood College O'Hare Airport offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Westwood College O'Hare Airport, 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.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College O'Hare Airport.

Westwood College O'Hare Airport Location and Maps

Post Address: Westwood College O'Hare Airport, 8501 W. Higgins Road Suite 100, Chicago, Illinois 60631, USA
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