City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,380
2022 Average Net Price
$3,742
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
3.63%
on Student Loans
2022 Enrolled Students
7,508
29.9% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
30.2%
272 Graduates

About

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is a higher education institution located in Cook County, IL. In 2022, the most popular Associates Degree concentrations at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College were Liberal Arts & Sciences (414 degrees awarded), General Studies (152 degrees), and Biological & Physical Sciences (140 degrees).

In 2022, 1,400 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College. 58% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (823 degrees), 2.59 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (318 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is $4,380, which is $−3,732 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is $4,380, which is $−3,732 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $3,742.

In 2022, 40% of undergraduate students attending City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 1% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$4,380
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College was $4,380. The cost of tuition at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is $−3,732 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

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Average Net Price

$3,742
2022 Value
8.81%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $3,742. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College grew by 8.81%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,128
Room and Board
$1,920
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College was of $8,128 in 2022. The cost of room and board did not change between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,920. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

40%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
1%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

40% of undergraduate students at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 11.1% with respect to 2021, when 36% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
3.63%
2019 Default Rate
7
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College was 3.63%, which represents 7 out of the 193 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College had a total enrollment of 7,508 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is 2,242 students and the part-time enrollment is 5,266. This means that 29.9% of students enrolled at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 61.9% Hispanic or Latino, 22.1% White, 6.27% Asian, 6.13% Black or African American, 2.42% Two or More Races, 0.0666% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.04% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Male (31.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (29.5%) and White Male (10%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

29.9%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 7,508 students. The full-time enrollment at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is 2,242 and the part-time enrollment is 5,266. This means that 29.9% of students enrolled at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are enrolled full-time compared with 32.2% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

67%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College was 67%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (62%), City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    4,645 enrolled students
  2. White
    1,661 enrolled students
  3. Asian
    471 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is 61.9% Hispanic or Latino, 22.1% White, 6.27% Asian, 6.13% Black or African American, 2.42% Two or More Races, 0.0666% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.04% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 42.9% White, 27.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 11 students (0.147%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2022, 224 more women than men received degrees from City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is hispanic or latino (823 degrees awarded). There were 2.59 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (318 degrees).

The most common Associates Degree concentration at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is Liberal Arts & Sciences (414 degrees awarded), followed by General Studies (152 degrees) and Biological & Physical Sciences (140 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Liberal Arts & Humanities (942 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (140 degrees), and Library Science (5 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are Software developers (550,522 people), Other managers (156,818 people), Computer occupations, all other (122,725 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (116,561 people), and Computer & information systems managers (113,374 people).

The most specialized majors at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College in 2022 are Liberal Arts & Humanities (942 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (140 degrees), Library Science (5 degrees), Precision Production (30 degrees), and Legal (25 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are Surgeons, Skincare specialists, Broadcast announcers and radio disc jockeys, Physicians, and Cardiovascular technologists and technicians

The most specialized majors at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are Liberal Arts & Humanities (942 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (140 degrees), Library Science (5 degrees), Precision Production (30 degrees), and Legal (25 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are Computer Systems Design (591,294 people), Elementary & secondary schools (262,945 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (161,566 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (152,620 people), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services (94,432 people).

The most specialized majors at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are Liberal Arts & Humanities (942 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (140 degrees), Library Science (5 degrees), Precision Production (30 degrees), and Legal (25 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 414 degrees awarded
  2. 152 degrees awarded
  3. 140 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common associates degree concentration at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 414 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree-majors recipients from associates degree programs at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College according to their major.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

588
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
812
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 588 degrees were awarded to men at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College, which is 0.724 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (812).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 291 degrees were awarded to men at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.583 times less than the 499 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 499 degrees were awarded to men at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.71 times more than the 291 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

13%
100% Completion Time
29%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 13% of students graduating from City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 29% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 32% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Associates Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
American Indian or Alaska Native Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.368% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    823 degrees awarded
  2. White
    318 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    97 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is hispanic or latino (823 degrees awarded). There were 2.59 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (318 degrees).

0.357% of degree recipients (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    485 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    338 degrees awarded
  3. White Female
    181 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is hispanic or latino female (485 degrees awarded). There were 1.43 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (338 degrees).

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Operations

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College employs 26 Associate professors, 18 Assistant professors and 17 Professors. Most academics at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are Female Associate professor (18), Female Professor (12), and Male Assistant professor (11).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College are: Service, with 31 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 25 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 25 employees.

Salary Expenditure

$25.7M
2022 Salaries
6.85%
growth from 2021

In 2022, City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College paid a median of $25.7M in salaries, a 6.85% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.8M (40.1% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$7.46M
Instructional Salaries
76
Number of Employees

In 2022, City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College paid a total of $7.46M to 76 employees working as instructors, which represents 29% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.35M (31.8%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
26 Employees
Service
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
31 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College were Associate professor with 26 employees, Assistant professor with 18 employees, and Professor with 17 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College were Service with 31 employees, Business and Financial Operations with 25 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 25 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Female Associate professor
  2. Female Professor
  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College was Female Associate professor with 18 employees, Female Professor with 12 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 11 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College.

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