City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College
Chicago, IL 60634-1500

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 10,155
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 31:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright 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.

Tuition & Fees

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $11,906 and in-state students paid $8,126.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$3,685
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$8,126
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$11,906
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 71% of City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 56% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,093 (which is 6.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College in 2016-2017, was 18, which is 2% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,416 (which is 25% below the national average.)

$4,093
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$3,416
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
71%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College has enrolled a total of 10,155 students (3,406 students full-time and 6,749 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 10,155 students, 507 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 273 students for distance studies.

10,155
Total Enrollment
507
Transfers

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 62%

White: 21%

Black/African American: 7%

Asian: 6%

Two or more races: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright 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
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 28% 1,410
Health Professions And Related Programs 20% 974
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 9% 468
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 4% 223
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 4% 196
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 136
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 2% 117
Legal Professions And Studies 1% 52
Precision Production 0% 24
Engineering 0% 20

Graduation & Dropout Rates

16%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

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 City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

15%
Still enrolled
51%
Dropout rate
18%
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$24,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,400. Last year, out of the total 1,876 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,595 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,786 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,500 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,400 $32,000
Employment Rate 85% 84%
Total Graduates 1,876 1,786

Campus Location

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