Kendall College

900 N. North Branch St.
Chicago, IL 60642
Tel: (312)752-2000
1,516 students
Pivate, for profit
  • 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 1,516 students (60% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Kendall College is one of 30 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
  • The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago (0.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 112 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Kendall College (IL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 112 staff 121 staff
Kendall College Total Faculty (2007-2015)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,516 has declined by 28% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 24% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,516 students 3,207 students
Kendall College Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 36:1
Kendall College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 904 students 1,118 students
Kendall College Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 612 students 2,604 students
Kendall College Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
Kendall College Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
185 240
% Asian
Kendall College Asian (2007-2015)
% Hispanic
Kendall College Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
Kendall College Black (2007-2015)
% White
Kendall College White (2007-2015)
% Two or more races
Kendall College More (2011-2015)
% Non Resident races
Kendall College Non Resident (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
Kendall College Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.76 0.58
Kendall College Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $24,246 is more than the state average of $15,180. The private state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $24,246 $15,180
Kendall College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83% 82%
Kendall College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Percent Admitted 84% 84%
Kendall College Percent Admitted (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Chicago public 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. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Chicago 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 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Chicago is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.