Fox College

Tel: (708)444-4500
400 students
Private 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 400 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Fox College is one of 31 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 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
College Fox College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 26 staff
61 staff
Fox College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 400 has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 400 students 1,315 students
Fox College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
22:1
Fox College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 400 students
815 students
Fox College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Fox College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
5%
Fox College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
37%
20%
Fox College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
7%
15%
Fox College Black (2006-2013)
% White
52%
49%
Fox College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Fox College More (2010-2013)
Fox College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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. 0.59 0.70
Fox College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,180 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,180 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,180 $5,590
Fox College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,180 $10,086
Fox College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Fox College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 67%
81%
Fox College Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Cook County, IL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,657 per year for in-state students and $10,927 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,912 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 78%. 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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Cook County, IL is Taylor Business Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.