Harold Washington College - CCC

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Main telephone 312-553-5600
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Educational system City Colleges of Chicago
Public or private Public
Type of school 2-year college
Date founded 1962
Degrees offered Certificate or diploma, Associate
School accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Campus size 1 acre
County Cook
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Total number of undergraduate students 8,464
Total enrollment 8,464
Percentage of students 25 or older 42%
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Tuition year 2018-2019
In-state tuition $9,216
Out-of-state tuition $11,544
Undergraduate costs are for ... (Costs are for the 2018-2019 academic year.)
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Submit these forms FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), school's financial aid form
Application deadline (for fall term) August 1
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Yes
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Student employment
Work study Yes
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Electronic application website www.ccc.edu/colleges/washington/services/Pages/Apply-for-College.aspx
For incoming students Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Fall* application deadline Continuous
Notification date for fall admission applicants Continuous
Fall transfer application deadline Continuous
Notification date for fall transfer applicants Continuous
* Application dates for winter, spring, or summer term admission are likely to be different.
Online application available www.ccc.edu/colleges/washington/services/Pages/Apply-for-College.aspx
Accepted students can defer admission for a period of time Yes
Early admissions (select high school students can enroll for college credit) Yes
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Associate Yes
Academic calendar Semesters
Student faculty ratio 33:1
Required number of credits for an associate degree 60 credit hours
All students must meet:
Core curriculum or school-wide requirements Yes
Internship requirement Depends on major
Math or science requirement Yes
Evenings Yes
On-line/distance learning Yes
Part time Yes
Summer school Yes
Weekends Yes
Accelerated degree Yes
Double major Yes
Domestic exchange available Yes
At these US schools or through this program Governors State University, Roosevelt University
Advanced Placement Yes
Cooperative education Yes
Independent study Yes
Internships Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
Main library name Harold Washington College Library
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Choral groups Yes
Drama or theater groups Yes
Newspaper Yes
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English as a Second Language (ESL) program Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Psychological counseling Yes
Orientation Yes
Services for students with learning disabilities Yes
Women's center Yes
24-hour emergency phone and alarms on campus Yes
Campus patrolled by trained security personnel Yes
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Alumni networking and mentoring Yes
Career counseling Yes
Career interest testing Yes
Career library Yes
Job bank Yes
Job fairs Yes
Job interviews Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
On campus recruitment by employers Yes
Placement assistance Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
Résumé referral to employers Yes
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