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Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL

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Location: Elgin, IL / Online
Course Length: 0 hours - 4+ years
Price: Under $10 - $17,000
Courses: all (162)

About Elgin Community College

Elgin Community College is located in Elgin, IL, but also offers classes online. This school offers 278 courses which provide training for 97 qualifications , including Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) A+ Certification, Infection Control (ICE) Certification and Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Network+ Certification. Time to complete this education training ranges from 0 hours to 2 years, depending on the qualification. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

Cost of attendance

Total cost of attending Elgin Community College including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid
Average annual cost
per year
By family income level
Avg, ann. cost
$0 - $30,000 $2,974
$30,001 - $48,000 $5,850
$48,001 - $75,000 $7,851
$75,001 - $110,000 $8,040
$110,000+ $8,435
Net price is the amount a student pays to attend an institution for one academic year after subtracting a student's scholarships and grants. Source: College Scorecard, 2019.


Graduation rate and salary earned after graduation at Elgin Community College
Median Salary
10 years after graduationGraduation rate for rate for first-time, full-time students at four-year institutions (150% of expected time to completion). Median earnings of students working and not enrolled 10 years after entry. Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Loans and student debt

Student debt after graduating from Elgin Community College
Median total debt
after graduation
Monthly loan payments
for 10-year loan
Students receiving federal loans
6% of all undergraduate students receiving a federal student loan
Median debt of completers. Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments. Percent of all undergraduate students receiving a federal student loan. Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Popular degrees

These are the most popular categories of degrees awarded at Elgin Community College
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Health Professions and Related Programs
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
More popular degrees
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 4%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 3%
Precision Production 3%
Personal and Culinary Services 2%
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields 2%
Transportation and Materials Moving 1%
Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Reviews about Elgin Community College

Top pros


Good teachers

Mentioned in 198 reviews

Positive environment

Mentioned in 165 reviews


Mentioned in 146 reviews

Hands-on training

Mentioned in 144 reviews

Recent Reviews

Written by an Indeed User on August 17, 2022, 08:42 AM
Other Comments
It was a wonderful environment , the instructors are /were very knowledgeable, and created a very strong team oriented course. I do believe that everyone that participated was able to successfully receive their EMT-B certification. Would highly recommend to others.
Overall Rating
Yes, I would recommend this course to a friend.
Written by an Indeed User on July 14, 2022, 02:33 PM
Other Comments
Great Instructors, In depth Overview of Program. 10 out of 10 stars I would definitely recommend to others. The best program that I found out of all trucking programs that was near me.
Overall Rating
Yes, I would recommend this course to a friend.
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