Joliet Junior College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1215 Houbolt Road

Joliet, IL 60431-8938

(815) 729-9020

Fax: (815) 744-5507



Contact: Jennifer Kloberdanz

Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Main Address

1215 Houbolt Road

Joliet, IL 60431

(815) 729-9020

www.jjc.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 11,788

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Preference given to cooperative programs and in-district applicants. Nursing applicants must have 20 ACT if in top third of high school class or 21 ACT if in top half of class.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Supplies A,C
Agriculture – General A,C
Animal Nutrition C
Greenhouse Management A,C
Horticultural Services A,C
Horticulture, Ornamental A,C
Landscaping A,C
Plant/Nursery Operations A,C
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Interior Design A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Fashion Merchandising A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Management Information Systems C
Office Clerical Services A
Office Management A,C
Real Estate C
Sales and Distribution C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A
Special Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Construction/Building Technologies A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Veterinarian Assistance A

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forestry – General C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting C
Law Enforcement Administration A,C

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government A
Sociology 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.

Joliet Junior College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(815) 729-9020
Website:www.jjc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.jjc.edu/admissions/pages/apply-now.aspx
Address:1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, IL 60431-8938
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:15,383
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:12,319 (80% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$10,508
Out-of-state Tuition:$11,187
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:51%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,445

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Joliet Junior College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Joliet Junior College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences57
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services168
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services84
Construction Trades2
Education12
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields117
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs127
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Library Science1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians104
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services31
Precision Production21
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Visual and Performing Arts21
Grand total8354

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Joliet Junior College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services62
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Grand total76

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Joliet Junior 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$10,508
Out-of-state$11,187
Books and supplies$1,350

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 aid49151%
Grant or scholarship aid49151%$4,445
Student loan aid14515%$3,186

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,70425%$4,459
Federal student loans1,0417%$3,164

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Joliet Junior 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 Joliet Junior 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

Joliet Junior College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment15,383
Undergraduate enrollment15,383
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

Joliet Junior College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The 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
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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