Kankakee Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

100 College Drive

Kankakee, IL 60901-6505

(815) 802-8520

Fax: (815) 802-8101

Contact: Michelle Driscoll

Assistant Dean of Student Services
Main Address

100 College Drive

Kankakee, IL 60901-6505

(815) 802-8100


Total undergrads: 3,764

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 332

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,906


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Criteria for health career programs may include prerequisite coursework, high school record and test scores; separate application and COMPASS required.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Arts – General A
Fine/Studio Arts A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Construction Management A,C
Global supply side management C
Labor/Personnel Relations C
Office Clerical Services C
Transportation/Transportation Management C

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Data Entry Applications C
Information Technology A


Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Mathematics Education A
Secondary Education A
Teacher Assistance A,C


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
EMT Ambulance Attendant C
Emergency Medical Technology A
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Phlebotomy C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Electronics A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology C
Welding Technology A,C


Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Emergency Management/Homeland Security A,C
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government 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.

Kankakee Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (815) 802-8100
Website: www.kcc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://apply.kcc.edu
Address: 100 College Drive, Kankakee, IL 60901
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,822
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,160 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $12,315
Out-of-state Tuition: $22,382
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 64%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,697

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

Kankakee Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 82
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 63
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Education 13
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 63
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 77
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 21
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 73
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Precision Production 31
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 4633

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kankakee 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $12,315
Out-of-state $22,382
Books and supplies $1,200

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 138 64%
Grant or scholarship aid 120 56% $4,697
Student loan aid 16 7% $4,002

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,315 43% $4,274
Federal student loans 244 8% $4,496

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kankakee 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 Kankakee Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Kankakee Community College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,822
Undergraduate enrollment 2,822
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

Kankakee Community 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 Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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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