Fox College

Tel: (708)444-4500
360 students
Pivate, for profit
  • Fox College is an institution of higher learning that combines general education and professional education in applied programs that prepare motivated students for success in specialized careers. Fox College offers a combination of applied associate degrees and diplomas in 8 different program areas. Each program’s curriculum has been designed by faculty and industry professionals to emphasize what employers need in their new hires.
School Highlights
Fox College serves 360 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Fox College is one of 30 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
The nearest community college is City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (1.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Fox College (IL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 25 staff 121 staff
Fox College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 360 has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 360 students 3,207 students
Fox College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 36:1
Fox College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 360 students 1,118 students
Fox College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Fox College Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
4%
Fox College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
31%
15%
Fox College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
6%
14%
Fox College Black (2006-2014)
% White
59%
61%
Fox College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Fox College More (2010-2014)
Fox College Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.55 0.58
Fox College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $15,180 is equal to the state average of $15,180. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $15,180 $15,180
Fox College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84% 82%
Fox College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 67% 84%
Fox College Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Cook County, IL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,600 per year for in-state students and $7,560 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,180 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cook County, IL community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Cook County, IL is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.