Gem City College

700 State Street
Quincy, IL 62301

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Main telephone 217.222.0391
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Contact person name Russell H. Hagenah
Contact person title President
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 217.222.0391
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Public or private Private
Type of school Vocational
Date founded 1870
Degrees offered Diploma
School accreditation Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools; approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education
Setting Suburban (within commuting distance of a large city)
Population of city the school is in 45,000
County Adams
School visit availability Anytime 8-4, M-F
Contact to set up school visit Admissions Office
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Total number of full time students 75
Total number of students 75
Number of states and territories represented 10
Number of countries represented 1
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Horology Program
Watchmaking and Repairing: $25,453
Clock Repairing: $8,236
Jewelry, Diamond Setting and Designing: $16,447
Engraving: $9,266

Cosmetology Teacher: $10,100 (Includes books and supplies)
Academic program/major Yes
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Pre-payment plan (if you pay your entire tuition when you enroll, you don't have to pay higher prices if tuition increases) Yes
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Financial aid contact person Sarah Bauman
Financial aid contact title Director of Financial Aid
Financial aid phone 217.222.0391
Submit these forms FAFSA
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Admissions contact title Admissions Office
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 217.222.0391
For incoming students Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
Total number of applicants 75
Total number of applicants accepted 75
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Application fee $100
Accepted students can defer admission for a period of time Yes
Early admissions (select high school students can enroll for college credit) Yes
Percentage in top 50% of their high school class 40%
Percentage in top 25% 20%
Percentage in top 10% 10%
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Academic calendar Quarters
Number of faculty on campus 7
Summer school Yes
Computers on campus for student use Yes 8
Computer lab available to students Yes
Online registration for classes Yes
Number of books and documents in libraries 2,700
Number of subscriptions (periodicals, newspapers) 40
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Housing contact e-mail Email
Housing phone 217.222.0391
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Academic advising Yes
Disabilities contact title Admissions Office
Disabilities contact phone 217.222.0391
Registration assistance Yes
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Was counseled by the career services office 80%
Career counseling Yes
Job interviews Yes
Placement assistance Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
Résumé referral to employers Yes
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