Frontier Community College

Fairfield, IL 62837

Located in Fairfield, Illinois, Frontier Community College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of Illinois Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Galesburg, East Peoria, Fairfield, Robinson, Olney, Mount Carmel, Carterville, Quincy, Joliet, Centralia.

Frontier Community College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Frontier Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $8,589 and fees $810. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $10,580 and $810 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN
  2. ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Pre-Nursing Studies Certificate 22
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 39
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 0

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Frontier Community College

Olney Central College
29.08 miles away
Wabash Valley College
33.17 miles away
Rend Lake College
33.37 miles away
Southeastern Illinois College
43.63 miles away
Kaskaskia College
44.97 miles away
Henderson Community College
57.05 miles away
John A Logan College
57.97 miles away
Lincoln Trail College
58.06 miles away
Lake Land College
72.54 miles away
Southwestern Illinois College
83.36 miles away

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$2,327

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$811
30k to 48k$2,943
48k to 75k$4,048
75k to 110k$5,321
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

95%

Recipients

$2,690

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

9%

Recipients

$4,617

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

2%

Recipients

$3,898

Average Amount

Student Population

1,952

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,191

Women

761

Men

17%

Full-time

83%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
97%
Black/African American
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
1%
Two or more races
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing
Frontier Community College
Frontier Drive
Fairfield, IL 62837
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