America Business College, Inc.

5649 West Fullerton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60639

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Main telephone 773.650.1010
Other sites 4440 South Pulaski Road
Chicago, IL 60632

1731 N. Farnsworth
Aurora, IL 60505
Contact person name Sara Jakubczak
Contact person title Student Services/ WIOA Administrator
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 773.650.1010
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Public or private Private
Type of school Business, Accounting/ Bookkeeping, Human Resources, CDL Class A Truck Driving, HVAC, Maintenance and Electrician, Structural Welding
Date founded 1999
Degrees offered Certificates
School accreditation Approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education, Approved by Secretary State of Illinois for CDL
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act eligible training provider Accounting Assistant/ Bookkeeper- Approved
Human Resource Assistant- Approved
CDL A (240 Hr) Truck Driving- Approved
HVAC, Maintenance and Electrician- Approved
Structural Welding- Approved
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area Chicago
Population of city the school is in 2,720,000
Public transportation to campus Yes
Student parking on campus Free Parking
County Cook
Visitor information website Find more information on this website
School visit availability Monday- Thursday
9am-1pm and 5pm-9pm
Contact to set up school visit Sara Jakubczak 773.615.6617
Salvador Chavez 773.991.2554
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Percentage of students from out of state 0%
Number of states and territories represented 0
Percentage of students from outside the US 0%
Number of countries represented 0
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Accounting Assistant/ Bookkeeper
Total Cost Tuition and fees- $5,000

Human Resource Assistant
Total Cost Tuition and fees- $5,000

CDL A(240 Hr) Truck Driving
Total Cost Tuition and fees- $5,000

HVAC, Maintenance and Electrician
Total Cost Tuition and fees- $8,000

Structural Welding
Total Cost Tuition and fees- $8,000
Deferment plan (you can pay part of your tuition at the start of the term and the rest at the end of the term) Yes
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
Pre-payment plan (if you pay your entire tuition when you enroll, you don't have to pay higher prices if tuition increases) Yes
Tuition guarantee (you aren't affected by tuition increases; the tuition you pay your first year is the amount you pay all years) Yes
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Submit these forms N/A
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Admissions contact person Sara Jakubczak
Admissions contact title Student Services
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 773.615.6617
Admissions office website Find more information on this website
For incoming students Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
Entrance difficulty level for these groups Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Admission is available Open enrollment
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
High school transcript or GED certificate Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
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Certificate or diploma Yes
School catalog website Click on academics tab for school catalog
Academic calendar Every 16 weeks
Average class size
Lecture 5-10
Laboratory 5-10
Discussion 5-10
Evenings Yes
Part time Yes
Short-term courses Yes
Summer school Yes
Weekends Yes
Computers on campus for student use Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
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Academic advising Yes
English as a Second Language (ESL) program Yes
Reading and study skills courses Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Tutoring Yes
Basic job skills Yes
Disabilities contact person Sara Jakubczak
Disabilities contact title Student Services
Disabilities contact e-mail Email
Disabilities contact phone 773.615.6617
Low-income students Yes
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Career contact person Sara Jakubczak
Career contact title Student Services
Career contact e-mail address Email
Career contact phone 773.615.6617
Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 100%
Was counseled by the career services office 100%
Career counseling 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
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security. If you have questions or concerns about the information displaying please contact Illinois Career Information System.