McHenry County College

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School Overview

McHenry County College, as its name suggests, is located in and serves the needs of McHenry County, Illinois. The college offers two-year degree and certificate programs designed to prepare students for entry-level career positions or to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree. The college’s main campus is located in Crystal Lake, Illinois, but McHenry also offers classes and courses at several off-campus locations, including local businesses, libraries and high schools.

General Information

Admission Office

8900 U.S. Highway 14

Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761

(815) 455-8530

(866) 743-6667

Fax: (815) 455-3766



Contact: Fran Duwaldt

Coordinator of Admissions
Main Address

8900 U.S. Highway 14

Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761

(866) 455-3700

www.mchenry.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,374

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Online application fee: $15

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Selective admission to RN program.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A,C
Horticulture, Ornamental C
Landscaping C
Turf Management C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Operations Management A,C
Real Estate A,C
Retailing C
Sales/Selling Skills A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C

Construction Trades

Building Construction Inspection A,C

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Mechanical Engineering Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Community Health Services C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Health Aide C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing Assistance C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science 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.

McHenry County College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (815) 455-3700
Website: www.mchenry.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.mchenry.edu/apply
Address: 8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,473
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,508 (74% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $11,899
Out-of-state Tuition: $14,383
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 43%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,829

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

McHenry County College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at McHenry County College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 51
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 146
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 74
Construction Trades 2
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 72
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 54
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22
Legal Professions and Studies 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 41
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 11
Personal and Culinary Services 22
Visual and Performing Arts 23
Grand total 5633

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at McHenry County 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 2019-2020
In-state $11,899
Out-of-state $14,383
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 243 43%
Grant or scholarship aid 187 33% $5,829
Student loan aid 38 7% $4,709

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,439 20% $4,760
Federal student loans 237 3% $4,992

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for McHenry County 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 McHenry County 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

McHenry County College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 7,473
Undergraduate enrollment 7,473
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

McHenry County 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
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • 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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