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City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College was awarded 60 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general studies.

Overall Quality

Harry S Truman College landed the #1,181 spot in College Factual's 2022 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 2,576 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

Harry S Truman College also holds the #55 spot on the Best Colleges in Illinois ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Harry S Truman College?

Acceptance Rate

Since City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College, the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College is 25%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College this rate is 55%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

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City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 5,186 undergraduates at Harry S Truman College with 1,201 being full-time and 3,985 being part-time.

How Much Does City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College Cost?

The overall average net price of Harry S Truman College is $4,688. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Harry S Truman College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Harry S Truman College, approximately 2% of students took out student loans averaging $4,504 a year. That adds up to $18,016 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Harry S Truman College is 13.4%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Harry S Truman College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Harry S Truman College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $28,100 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 29% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College

City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College is a public institution located in Chicago, Illinois. The location of Harry S Truman College is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for Harry S Truman College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1145 W Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640-6063
Phone: 773-907-4000
Website: ccc.edu/colleges/truman/pages/default.aspx

City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College Majors

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Online Learning at Harry S Truman College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 5,015 students took at least one online class at City Colleges of Chicago - Harry S Truman College. This is an increase from the 625 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 5,015 4,932
2018-2019 625 265
2017-2018 518 193
2016-2017 550 183
2015-2016 553 169

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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