Chicago Community Colleges

  • There are 17 community colleges in Chicago, Illinois, serving 66,620 students.
  • For Chicago community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,961 per year for in-state students and $7,498 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,500 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Chicago community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 42:1.

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