Public 2 Year

Kankakee Community College

Kankakee, Illinois

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Kankakee Community College overview
Location Kankakee, Illinois
Online kcc.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Setting Small City
Kankakee Community College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad
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Kankakee Community College (KCC), founded in 1966, is a two-year institution located in Kankakee, Illinois, approximately 60 miles south of Chicago. Serving both students seeking transfer to four-year universities and those pursuing immediate employment, KCC offers a variety of academic programs, including notable options in nursing, renewable energy, and manufacturing technology. The campus is set along the banks of the Kankakee River, providing a scenic backdrop for its modern facilities. KCC's campus environment is conducive to learning with a focus on accessibility and student support, and while it does not offer on-campus housing, it promotes a network of local housing options for students. The college maintains an open admissions policy, allowing a broad and diverse student population to access its educational offerings.

Kankakee Community College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  930 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,403 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $12,630 plus fees of $570.


Admission Requirements

Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

In District Resident Tuition

In District Costs for Kankakee Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$570
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $9,312
Other Expenses Budget$2,400
Total One Year Cost$18,462

Illinois Resident Tuition

In State Costs for Kankakee Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$570
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $9,312
Budget for Other Expenses$2,400
Total One Year Cost$26,712

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$31,900 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Kankakee Community College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 46%
Mechanic and Repair Technologies 16%
Business 11%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%
General Studies 5%

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