Aquarius Institute of Computer Science

1011 East Touhy Avenue
Suite 335
Des Plaines, IL 60018

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Main telephone 847.296.8870
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Contact person name Jameel Ahmed
Contact person title Admissions Advisor
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 847.296.8870
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Public or private Private
Type of school Technical
Date founded 1996
Degrees offered Certifications
School accreditation Approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education, Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation,
Specialized accreditation American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT)
Specialized licensure LPN Program - State of Illinois NCLEX Exam, MRI Technologist - ARMRIT, Ultrasound EchoTech - RCS - CCI
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act eligible training provider WIOA-Approved Training Provider for LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse), MRI Technologist, Ultrasound Sonography Technician,
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area Chicago
Population of city the school is in 58,000
Distance from campus to city center 2 Miles
Public transportation to campus Take Blue Line to Rosemont Station,Then take the Pace Bus #223 to Touhy & Lee (Our Front Door) in Des Plaines.
Student parking on campus Plenty of Free Student Parking
Campus size 2 Acres
County Cook
School visit availability Call For Appointment
Contact to set up school visit Steven Moozakis
Admissions Advisor
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Number of full time, male students 40
Number of full time, female students 76
Total number of full time students 116
Total number of male students 40
Total number of female students 76
Total number of students 116
Percentage of students from out of state 0%
Number of states and territories represented 1
Percentage of students from outside the US 0%
Number of countries represented 0
Percentage of students 25 or older 75%
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Costs (for proprietary schools) MRI Technologist Program: $13,650
Ultrasound/Sonography Technician Program: $10,150
Practical Nursing Program: $19,700

Tuition refund policy 1) Student can cancel up to 60% of Program Work, will receive pro-rated refund.
2) After 60% of Program Work, No Refund
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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Financial aid contact person Steven Moozakis
Financial aid contact title Admissions Advisor
Financial aid contact e-mail Email
Financial aid phone 847.296.8870
Submit these forms Payment Plans Available - No Financial Aid
Average amount of financial aid awarded
Grant from state government WIOA Grants Available
Other loan program information Other options include WIOA grants / aid for unemployed and under employed individuals updating their skills in any of our programs
Need-based scholarships and grants
Other need-based scholarship information Other options include WIOIA grants / aid for unemployed and under employed individuals updating their skills in any of our programs.
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Admissions contact person Steven Moozakis
Admissions contact title Admissions Advisor
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 847.296.8870
Number of male applicants N/A
Number of female applicants N/A
Total number of applicants N/A
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Admission is available Four Terms (usually starts middle of the month) January, March, July, September
Application deadline 45 Days Prior To Each Term
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
College transcript Recommended, but not required
High school transcript or GED certificate Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
Percentage in top 50% of their high school class N/A
Percentage in top 25% N/A
Percentage in top 10% N/A
Admissions contact person #2 Jeff Nordhaus
Admissions contact title #2 Job Developer
Admissions contact e-mail #2 Email
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Pre-licensing training Yes
Certificate or diploma Yes
School catalog website Find more information on this website
To get a catalog Steven Moozakis
Academic calendar Clock hours: Ranges From 300 to 1000 depending on program
Grading system Grades A to C - Requires Minimum "C" to Pass
Student faculty ratio 16:1
Average class size
Lecture 16
Laboratory 4-5
Discussion Included in Class 16
Evenings Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
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Academic advising Yes
Reading and study skills courses Yes
Tutoring Yes
Basic job skills Yes
Student lounge Yes
Disabilities contact person Steven Moozakis
Disabilities contact title Admissions Advisor
Disabilities contact e-mail Email
Disabilities contact phone 847.296.8870
Barrier-free campus Yes
Designated parking Yes
Learning aids Yes
Registration assistance Yes
Tutors Yes
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Career contact person Steven Moozakis
Career contact title Admissions Advisor
Career contact e-mail address Email
Career contact phone 847.296.8870
Career counseling Yes
Job bank Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
Placement assistance 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.