Frontier Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2 Frontier Drive

Fairfield, IL 62837-9801

(618) 842-3711

877) 464-3687

Fax: (618) 842-6340

Contact: Mary Atkins

Director of Registration and Records
Main Address

2 Frontier Drive

Fairfield, IL 62837

(618) 842-3711

www.iecc.edu/fcc
Size

Total undergrads: 2,009

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 48

Degree-seeking undergrads: 556

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Online application fee: $10

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing and radiography programs. Preference given to regional residents.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Web/Multimedia Design C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Mental Health Services Technology A
Nursing Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Computer Installation/Repair C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting C
Police Science C

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.

Frontier Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(618) 393-2982
Website:www.iecc.edu/fcc
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.iecc.edu/application
Address:Frontier Drive, Fairfield, IL 62837
Setting:33
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,952
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:27 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,863 (95% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,399
Out-of-state Tuition:$11,390
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,823

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Frontier Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Frontier Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services62
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services32
Construction Trades31
Education11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
Health Professions and Related Programs132
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service31
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians32
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Grand total3316

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Frontier Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Grand total22

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Frontier Community 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,399
Out-of-state$11,390
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid80100%
Grant or scholarship aid80100%$3,823
Student loan aid810%$3,281

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,10895%$2,690
Federal student loans502%$3,898

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Frontier Community 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 Frontier Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Frontier Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,952
Undergraduate enrollment1,952
Graduate enrollment0

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

Frontier Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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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