McHenry County College
Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 6,371
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 7%
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
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
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

McHenry County 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

$15
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

McHenry County College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $12,958 and in-state students paid $10,417.

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

$5,670
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$10,417
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$12,958
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 47% of McHenry County College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,307 (which is 1.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at McHenry County College in 2016-2017, was 62, which is 10% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,226 (which is 7.3% below the national average.)

$4,307
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,226
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
47%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, McHenry County College has enrolled a total of 6,371 students (2,097 students full-time and 4,274 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,371 students, 651 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 559 students for distance studies.

6,371
Total Enrollment
651
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 67%

Hispanic: 20%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 2%

Black/African American: 2%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at McHenry County 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
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 19% 876
Health Professions And Related Programs 16% 718
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 16% 715 173
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 6% 292
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 177 0
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 3% 129
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 97
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 78
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 1% 68 0
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 1% 53

Graduation & Dropout Rates

30%
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 McHenry County College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

10%
Still enrolled
34%
Dropout rate
27%
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

$26,900
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of McHenry County College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,900. Last year, out of the total 761 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 677 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 772 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 625 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,900 $30,600
Employment Rate 89% 81%
Total Graduates 761 772

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of McHenry County College.

Elgin Community College
16.8 mile away
College of Lake County
19.2 mile away
Oakton Community College
28.3 mile away
Rock Valley College
32.3 mile away
College of DuPage
32.5 mile away
Kishwaukee College
34.4 mile away
Gateway Technical College
35.7 mile away
Triton College
35.8 mile away