|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
Carl Sandburg College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
Carl Sandburg College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $7,280 and in-state students paid $6,608.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 86% of Carl Sandburg College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 58% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,179 (which is 4.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Carl Sandburg College in 2016-2017, was 11, which is 5% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $2,015 (which is 55.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Carl Sandburg College has enrolled a total of 1,927 students (965 students full-time and 962 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,927 students, 306 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 219 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Carl Sandburg College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||22%||304|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||18%||258|
|Personal And Culinary Services||6%||90|
|Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians||5%||73|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||5%||69||1|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||4%||50|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||1%||10|
|Legal Professions And Studies||0%||6|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Carl Sandburg College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Carl Sandburg College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,600. Last year, out of the total 891 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 775 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,268 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,027 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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