Sangamon County Community Colleges

In Sangamon County, Illinois, you can find 2 community colleges serving 7,020 students.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is less than the state average of 37:1.
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Sangamon County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 62794-Springfield
    5250 Shepherd Rd
    SpringfieldIL 62794
    (217)786-2200
    7,020 students
  • 62702-Springfield
    Springfield College in Illinois
    Private not-for-profit
    1500 North Fifth Street
    SpringfieldIL 62702
    (217)525-1420
    n/a
     students
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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $8,129 per year for in-state students and $10,062 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,816 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois 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 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Illinois is City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.