Ilisagvik College: Review & Facts

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Ilisagvik College is a very small two-year, public school with 195 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1996 and is the only school located in Barrow, Alaska.

Ilisagvik College is also a Tribal School and a member of American Indian Higher Education Consortium.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
Ilisagvik College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Ilisagvik College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Construction, Installation and Repair, Electrical and Electronics, Carpentry, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
45%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Ilisagvik College student retention rate is very low at 45% (way below Alaska average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
4 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Ilisagvik College is very low: 23%.

Student to faculty ratio at Ilisagvik College is excellent, 4:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$3,400
Low
Average tuition prices are very low, $3,000 per year. The additional fees at Ilisagvik College beyond tuition are roughly $400; which totals $3,400 a year.

Read the details about Ilisagvik College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Ilisagvik College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (907) 852-3333 or check Ilisagvik College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,000
Medium
Ilisagvik College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Ilisagvik College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Ilisagvik College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 100 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- about $4,000 annually.

Based on the college crime information, Ilisagvik College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ilisagvik College Location and Maps



Post Address: Ilisagvik College, Narl Facility, Barrow, Alaska 99723, USA
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