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Westwood College River Oaks is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 390 students enrolled. This college is one of the 3 schools located in Calumet City
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Westwood College River Oaks.
Westwood College River Oaks deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Criminal Justice, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, and Construction. Read the details about Majors
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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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.
Westwood College River Oaks student retention rate is extremely low at 22% (way below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.
Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
The graduation rate at Westwood College River Oaks is low: 31%.
Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College River Oaks is pretty good - 12:1.
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Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition cost is fairly high, around $15,200 a year. The additional fees at Westwood College River Oaks beyond tuition are around $300, which totals $15,500 a year.
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As reported in recent data, 198 applications were submitted and 95 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.
The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College River Oaks is $50.00.
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Westwood College River Oaks and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (708) 832-1988.
Opportunities and Services
Westwood College River Oaks provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Westwood College River Oaks, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College River Oaks.
Westwood College River Oaks Location and MapsPost Address: Westwood College River Oaks, 80 River Oaks Ctr-Ste 111, Calumet City, Illinois 60409, USA
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