Carl Sandburg College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard

Galesburg, IL 61401

(309) 344-2518

Fax: (309) 344-3526

Contact: Carol Kreider

Dean of Student Support Services
Main Address

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard

Galesburg, IL 61401

(309) 344-2518

www.sandburg.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,615

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 237

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,976

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for allied health programs.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Agricultural Supplies C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Operations Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Law Enforcement Administration A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Carl Sandburg College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (309) 344-2518
Website: www.sandburg.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.sandburg.edu/Admissions/Applying%20To%20Sandburg/index.html
Address: 2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard, Galesburg, IL 61401
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,860
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,014 (55% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,994
Out-of-state Tuition: $7,778
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $8,087

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Carl Sandburg College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Carl Sandburg College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 34
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 43
Education 12
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 95
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 53
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 22
Precision Production 31
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 2929

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Carl Sandburg College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $6,994
Out-of-state $7,778
Books and supplies $756

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 243 95%
Grant or scholarship aid 229 89% $8,087
Student loan aid 20 8% $2,432

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,686 87% $7,271
Federal student loans 362 19% $2,974

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Carl Sandburg College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Carl Sandburg College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Carl Sandburg College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,860
Undergraduate enrollment 1,860
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Carl Sandburg College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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