John A Logan College

700 Logan College Road, Carterville
IL, 62918-2500
Tel: (618)985-3741
7,437 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
John A Logan College serves 7,437 students (29% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 38%.
John A Logan College is the only community colleges within Williamson County, IL.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
John A Logan College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 7,437 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
7,437 students
1,273 students
John A Logan College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,171 students
829 students
John A Logan College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 5,266 students
1,017 students
John A Logan College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
John A Logan College sch enrollment John A Logan College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan - 1%
% Asian 1%
2%
John A Logan College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 1%
7%
John A Logan College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 5%
12%
John A Logan College Black (2006-2012)
% White 92%
66%
John A Logan College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 1%
2%
John A Logan College More (2010-2012)
John A Logan College sch ethnicity John A Logan 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. 0.15 0.45
John A Logan College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $6,480 is more than the state average of $5,961. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,340 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,480 $5,961
John A Logan College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,340 $10,075
John A Logan College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

John A. Logan College was created by public mandate in 1967 under the authority of the Illinois Community College Act of 1965. The College opened its doors to its charter class in the fall of 1968 and acquired its permanent grounds in the following year. Accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools in 1972, John A. Logan College now offers a wide variety of programs, including foundation courses for the bachelor's degree, technical and vocational curricula, adult education classes and public service activities. John A. Logan College maintains well-balanced sports programs. The College competes intercollegiately in basketball, baseball,, and golf in a men's division, and in volleyball, golf, basketball, and softball in a women's division. John A. Logan College is a member of both the National Junior College Athletic Association and the Great Rivers Athletic Conference. The John A. Logan Cultural Arts Program complements educational and social programs of the College through a museum, art galleries, and in-house musical and theatrical production, and by the appearance of off-campus artists, musicians, and dancers. The College district covers most of Williamson and Jackson Counties and parts of Franklin, Perry, and Randolph Counties.

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