Fox College

  • 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 360 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
  • Fox College is one of 28 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
  • The nearest community college to Fox College is City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (1.5 miles away).

Top Placements

Fox College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Fox College(IL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty25 staff123 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Fox College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Fox College diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment360 students3,999 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:135:1
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# Full-Time Students360 students1,386 students
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% Asian
3%
4%
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% Hispanic
31%
16%
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% Black
6%
14%
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% White
59%
60%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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Diversity Score0.550.59
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College Completion Rate
71%
25%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,400$31,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,180 is less than the state average of $15,527. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,180$15,527
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid84%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,768$7,736
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,449$4,000
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Acceptance Rate67%89%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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