Gem City College
Quincy, IL 62301

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 41
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 7:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Gem City 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.

Application Fee

$100
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Gem City College calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $14,875 (0.6% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical private vocational/career school)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$10,766
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,386
$14,875
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
$14,875
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 85% of Gem City College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 80% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,605 (which is 14.5% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Gem City College in 2016-2017, was 14, which is 70% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,554 (which is 3.6% below the national average.)

$3,605
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,217
$6,554
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,802
85%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 84%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Gem City College has enrolled a total of 41 students (41 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 51% men and 49% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

41
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 90%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 7%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Black/African American: 0%

Asian: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Gem City 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
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 51% 26
Personal And Culinary Services 27% 14

Graduation & Dropout Rates

65%
Graduation rate
national average: 70%

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 Gem City College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

20%
Still enrolled
15%
Dropout rate
--
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.

Campus Location

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