Cook County Community Colleges

There are 30 community colleges in Cook County, Illinois, serving 135,470 students.
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 (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 73% (view national acceptance rates).
Cook County, IL community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 39:1.

Cook County Community Colleges

Recent Articles
January 14, 2017
Even more midnight classes are launching at community college campuses across the country this year, in hopes of working around the demanding schedules of their students.
January 14, 2017
A new report by the American Institutes for Research shows that some states are paying billions of dollars on community college students who drop out before earning a degree or certification.
January 14, 2017
Learn about a Governor’s Investment in Aerospace grant that will help 13 Washington community colleges develop training programs for the aerospace industry.