Westwood College River Oaks: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Westwood College River Oaks is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 390 students enrolled. This college is one of the 3 schools located in Calumet City, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
Few
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Westwood College River Oaks.

Westwood College River Oaks deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Criminal Justice, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, and Construction. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
22%
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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Westwood College River Oaks student retention rate is extremely low at 22% (way below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Westwood College River Oaks is low: 31%.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College River Oaks is pretty good - 12:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,500
High
Average tuition cost is fairly high, around $15,200 a year. The additional fees at Westwood College River Oaks beyond tuition are around $300, which totals $15,500 a year.

Read the details about Westwood College River Oaks 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



Acceptance
Rate
48%
As reported in recent data, 198 applications were submitted and 95 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College River Oaks is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Westwood College River Oaks and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (708) 832-1988 or check Westwood College River Oaks Website.

Opportunities and Services



ROTC
Available
No
Westwood College River Oaks provides a distance education program 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 River Oaks, 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.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College River Oaks.

Westwood College River Oaks Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College River Oaks, 80 River Oaks Ctr-Ste 111, Calumet City, Illinois 60409, USA
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