Genesis Healthcare Institute

25 Alexander Circle
Suite 3
Romeoville, IL 60446

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Main telephone 815.439.3970
Request more information Email
Contact person name Corazon Cordero
Contact person title President
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 815.439.3970
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Public or private Private
Type of school Allied Health, Nursing
Date founded 2006
Degrees offered Certificate or short-term healthcare training
School accreditation Approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education
Specialized accreditation Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulations-Board of Nursing; Illinois Department of Public Health - Illinois Nurse Aide Registry, American Medical Certification Association
Specialized licensure IL Financial and Professional Regulations - Board of Nursing
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act eligible training provider All programs WIA-approved
Setting Suburban (within commuting distance of a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area Chicago
Population of city the school is in 56,321
Distance from campus to city center 2 miles
Student parking on campus 50 parking spaces
Campus size Building excluding parking is 3000 square feet
County Will
School visit availability 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Contact to set up school visit Elena Catignas
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Number of full time, male students 25
Number of full time, female students 150
Total number of male students 25
Total number of female students 150
Total number of students 175
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
Asian 20%
Black 20%
Hispanic 20%
White 20%
Race/ethnicity unknown 20%
These figures reflect responses of people who chose to indicate their racial-ethnic background. All categories except Hispanic represent non-Hispanic students. International students are not included in these figures so they may not add up to 100 percent.
Percentage of students from out of state 0%
Number of states and territories represented 0
Percentage of students from outside the US 0%
Other age of student information 15-24 years old,
Percentage of students 25 or older 60%
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Cost varies depending on program; payment plans exist
Tuition refund policy $75 to be retained if student cancels after attending one day class, prorated refund based on attendance but not more that 50% or $150 for students enrolled in the Practical Nursing Program
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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Financial aid contact person Elena Catignas
Financial aid contact title Vice President
Financial aid contact e-mail Email
Financial aid phone 815.439.3970
Submit these forms State financial aid form (WIA), Community Concern
Application deadline (for fall term) A month prior to start of class/course
School year financial aid data is from 2020-2021
Percentage of students who received financial aid 12%
Average amount of financial aid awarded
Grant from the school $3,500
Grant from state government $10,000
Percentage of students awarded each type of financial aid
Grant from state government 10%
Percentage of students who took out loans to pay for school 0%
Need-based scholarships and grants
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Other need-based scholarship information Community Concern
Proprietary financial aid data are from ... (Financial aid data are for the 2020-2021 academic year.)
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Admissions contact person Elena Catignas
Admissions contact title Vice President
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 815.439.3970
For incoming students Minimally difficult (about 95% of applicants accepted)
Open admissions policy applies to all
Groups or programs with a different entrance difficulty level younger than 15 yrs old
Entrance difficulty level for these groups Minimally difficult (about 95% of applicants accepted)
Groups receiving preferential admission (first or special consideration) Comprehends English language
Number of male applicants 28
Number of male applicants accepted 25
Number of male applicants who enrolled 25
Number of female applicants 155
Number of female applicants accepted 150
Number of female applicants who enrolled 150
Total number of applicants 183
Total number of applicants accepted 175
Total number of applicants who enrolled 175
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Application deadline Continuous
Application fee $75
Application fee waived Applicants with financial need
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
College transcript Required for all students
High school transcript or GED certificate Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
Letters of recommendation (#) 1
Letters of recommendation Recommended, but not required
Other application materials Required for all students
Letters of recommendation 1, recommended, but not required
Admissions contact person #2 Cora Cordero
Admissions contact title #2 School Administrator
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
Academic calendar Clock hours; by completion of hours requirement
Grading system Letter grades, pass/fail
Number of faculty on campus 7
Average class size
Lecture 60
Laboratory 60
Discussion 60
Evenings Yes
On-line/distance learning 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
Online registration for classes Yes
Audio tape Yes
Conference/Workshop Yes
Video tape Yes
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Academic advising Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Tutoring Yes
Basic job skills Yes
Orientation Yes
Student lounge Yes
Other services other Job placement assistance
Disabilities contact person Elena Catignas
Disabilities contact title Vice President
Disabilities contact e-mail Email
Disabilities contact phone 815.439.3970
Number of students with a disability served in a recent year 0
Barrier-free campus Yes
Designated parking Yes
Registration assistance Yes
Services for students with learning disabilities Yes
Tutors Yes
Disabilities services other Use of special desk for students with disabilities
Low-income students Yes
24-hour emergency phone and alarms on campus Yes
Other campus security campus security monitors
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Career contact person Elena Catignas
Career contact title Vice President
Career contact e-mail address Email
Career contact phone 815.439.3970
Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 98%
Was counseled by the career services office 50%
Alumni networking and mentoring Yes
Career counseling Yes
Job bank Yes
Job fairs 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 Certificate of Referrals to employers, referrals of graduates to employers
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.