Frontier Community College

Frontier Community College

Fairfield, Illinois


Frontier Community College

Frontier Community College is a public, at least 2 but less than 4 years institution located in Fairfield, Illinois. The campus is situated in a remote town area and is home to 1,719 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How much does it cost to attend Frontier Community College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Frontier Community College for an academic year is $10,056 (in-state) / $12,082 (out-of-state). 96% of undergraduate students at Frontier Community College receive financial aid.

What degrees are offered at Frontier Community College?

The degrees offered at Frontier Community College include "less than one year certificate", "one but less than two years certificate" and "associate's degree".

What are the popular majors at Frontier Community College?

The most popular programs/majors at Frontier Community College include "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities", "Health and Medical Administrative Services"" and "Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies".

What is the graduation rate at Frontier Community College?

The graduation rate at Frontier Community College is 63%.

What is the debt of graduating Frontier Community College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Frontier Community College students is $4,500 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $29,700.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, associate's and certificates

Student-to-faculty Ratio

22

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

City

Fairfield

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

No

Location Setting

Remote Town

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$5,391

General

Address

2 Frontier Drive
Fairfield, Illinois 62837

College Website

www.iecc.edu/fcc

Phone

(618) 393-2982

Admissions Website

www.iecc.edu/admissions

Online Application Website

www.iecc.edu/application

Financial Aid Website

www.iecc.edu/financial

Admissions

This college has open admission policy


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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Frontier Community College for an academic year can be broken down into $8,902 for tuition, $1,154 for fees, $1,300 for books and supplies, - for room and board and - for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$10,056
In-state tuition$8,902
In-state fees$1,154
Books and supplies$1,300
Room and board-
Other expenses-

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Frontier Community College for an academic year can be broken down into $10,928 for tuition, $1,154 for fees, $1,300 for books and supplies, - for room and board and - for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$12,082
Out-of-state tuition$10,928
Out-of-state fees$1,154
Books and supplies$1,300
Room and board-
Other expenses-
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Students

Frontier Community College has 1,719 undergradute students. 38% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 62% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

1,719

Enrollment by gender

38%

38% men

62%

62% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Frontier Community College is 63%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 56% compared to 77% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Frontier Community College is 68%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

63%

Graduation Rate by Gender

56%

56% men

77%

77% women

Retention Rate

68%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Frontier Community College is $29,700 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $12,800 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $43,100.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$29,700

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$12,800 - $43,100

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

56%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Frontier Community College is 81% compared to 19% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

81%

81% percent_working

19%

19% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Frontier Community College include "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities" with 68 graduates followed by "Health and Medical Administrative Services" with 5 graduates, "Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies" with 4 graduates, "Health and Physical Education/Fitness" with 4 graduates and "Computer Software and Media Applications" with 3 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities68
Health and Medical Administrative Services5
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies4
Health and Physical Education/Fitness4
Computer Software and Media Applications3

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving associates degree.

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