ETI School of Skilled Trades

500 Joliet Road
Suite 100
Willowbrook, IL 60527

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Main telephone 630.477.4000
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Contact person name Marianne Caniglia
Contact person title Campus President
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 630.477.4000
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Public or private Private
Type of school Trade School- HVAC & Welding
Date founded 1973
Degrees offered HVAC technician certificate
School accreditation Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC); approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act eligible training provider Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology
Setting Suburban (within commuting distance of a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area Chicago
Population of city the school is in 8,598
Student parking on campus Parking is available and no fee is applied
Campus size 50,000 Square Feet
County DuPage
Visitor information website
School visit availability Monday-Thursday 9AM-7PM; Friday 9AM-4PM; Saturday 9AM-12 noon (Saturdays by appointment only)
Contact to set up school visit Michelle Scheldberg
Additional information School provides shuttles from various locations
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Costs (for proprietary schools) HVAC/R Program: $15,999.77
Skilled Welder Program-760 Clock Hours: $13,899.30
Skilled Welder Program-906 Clock Hours: $15,999.77

(Tuition, books, tools, test, fees, and tax, all included in cost)
Tuition refund policy Refer to catalog
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) 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
Other tuition payment plan information Title IV available for those who qualify
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Financial aid contact person Elizabeth DiCriscio
Financial aid contact title Senior Director of Financial Aid
Financial aid contact e-mail Email
Financial aid phone 630.477.4000 ext. 119
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Submit these forms FAFSA
Federal PLUS loans (for parents) Yes
Federal Direct Stafford loans (subsidized) Yes
Federal Direct Stafford loans (unsubsidized) Yes
Institution loans (from the school) Yes
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Veteran's benefits
Veteran's benefits, such as the GI Bill, are honored Yes
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Admissions contact person Michelle Scheldberg
Admissions contact title Director of Admissions and Marketing
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 630.477.4000 Ext. 120
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High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Admission is available Year round
Application deadline No deadline
Submit these items:
High school transcript or GED certificate Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
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Certificate or diploma Yes
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Academic calendar Quarterly
Number of faculty on campus 16
Student faculty ratio 18:1
Average class size
Lecture 18
Laboratory 18
Discussion 18
Evenings Yes
Computers on campus for student use Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
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Academic advising Yes
Tutoring Yes
Basic job skills Yes
Orientation Yes
Student lounge Yes
Designated parking Yes
Registration assistance Yes
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Career contact person Alfrieda Shepard
Career contact title Career Services Representative
Career contact e-mail address Email
Career contact phone 630.477.4000 Ext. 113
Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 70%
Was counseled by the career services office 100%
Career counseling 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
Other career services Professional development
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.