Carl Sandburg College

Galesburg, IL
University Website: www.sandburg.edu
Apply Online: www.sandburg.edu/admissions/applying
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Carl Sandburg College is a two-year community college based in Galesburg, Illinois, and serving the west-central Illinois region. The Main Campus is located in Galesburg, a Branch Campus is located in Carthage, and an Extension Center is located in Bushnell. In addition, off-campus sites include the Learning Center located at the Sandburg Mall in Galesburg, the Annex in downtown Galesburg and the Education Commons and the Carl Sandburg College Auditorium in Carthage.

The College has served the area for over 40 years[when?] and with accreditation that has been approved[clarification needed] by the North Central Association of Colleges. Along with providing associate degree education for students, Sandburg also has over 50 occupational programs and continuing education/adult learning.

Graduating high school seniors with a GPA of at 3.0 or above may apply for $1,500 academic scholarships

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $6,930.00 avg tuition

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
Galesburg, IL 61401
(309) 344-2518

Apply online Admissions:
www.sandburg.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.sandburg.edu/aid

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Precision Production
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Carl Sandburg College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 54%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Carl Sandburg College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,140.00 $5,730.00 $6,930.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $138.00 $191.00 $231.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $3,744.00 $2,676.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $2,676.00 $2,676.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $728.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 87%
Percent receiving grant aid 77%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,693.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 4%
Avg amount of student loan aid $2,085.00

Carl Sandburg College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
Selling Skills and Sales Operations X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
Information Technology X
EDUCATION
Music Teacher Education X
Teacher Assistant/Aide X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Police Science X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Mortuary Science and Embalming/Embalmer X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Welding Technology/Welder X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Music, General X

Carl Sandburg College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Paul Simon Student Essay Contest $500 March 31, 2017
Gandhi/King Peace Scholarship $500 March 31, 2017
The Teacher Education Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017
The Knox-Warren Special Education District Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017
The Knox County Voitures / Forty and Eight Nursing Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017
The Galesburg FFA Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017
The Friends of Education Endowment Varies February 15, 2017
The CSC SIFE Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017
The CSC Annuitants Association Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017
The College Preparation Center Scholarship Varies February 15, 2017

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