Kendall College

900 N. North Branch St., Chicago
IL, 60642
Tel: (312)752-2000
1,799 students
Private for-profit

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The Kendall experience is unparalleled. We are globally networked with partner schools around the world through the Laureate International network; we are located in one of the most vibrant, service-oriented and entrepreneurial cities in the United States where students get first-hand experience throughout their programs of study; we provide each student with an intimate, personal college experience.
School Highlights:
Kendall College serves 1,799 students (58% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 38%.
Kendall College is one of 35 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
The nearest community college is City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College (6.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Kendall College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,799 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,799 students
1,287 students
Kendall College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,043 students
832 students
Kendall College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 756 students
1,021 students
Kendall College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kendall College sch enrollment Kendall College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
Kendall College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Kendall College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Kendall College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Kendall College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Kendall College More (2010-2012)
Kendall College sch ethnicity Kendall College sta ethnicity
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. 0.54 0.45
Kendall College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $24,246 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $24,246 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $24,246 $5,940
Kendall College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $24,246 $10,072
Kendall College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 93%
Kendall College Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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