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About Carl Sandburg College

Carl Sandburg College Early Decision Results Release Date 2021

Carl Sandburg College will release their Early Decision results on Wednesday December 15th. Share results and connect with other early applicants in the Carl Sandburg College Community discussion.

Good luck to all early applicants!

Carl Sandburg College Overview

Carl Sandburg College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Galesburg, Illinois. Carl Sandburg College was founded in 1967 and enrolls 1,944 undergrads and no graduate students.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Carl Sandburg College! Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Carl Sandburg College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Carl Sandburg College students can .

There are no fraternities or sororities at Carl Sandburg College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Carl Sandburg College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Carl Sandburg College on the Student Life page.

Learn more about life at Carl Sandburg College on the Student Life page.

2021 Carl Sandburg College Facts At-A-Glance
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Early Decision Acceptance Rate 0%
In-State Tuition $7,140
Out-of-State $7,952
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $0

Is Carl Sandburg College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Let's take a closer look at to get a better sense of what Carl Sandburg College offers and if it might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Carl Sandburg College

Retention is the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Carl Sandburg College, around 65% return for their sophomore year. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Carl Sandburg College Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Carl Sandburg College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Carl Sandburg College. Based on this information, how does Carl Sandburg College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Carl Sandburg College a good school for you?

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Where is Carl Sandburg College Located?

Carl Sandburg College is located in the small town setting of Galesburg, Illinois.

If you want to see Carl Sandburg College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 74 to Galesburg, or book a flight to the nearest airport, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Carl Sandburg College and Galesburg are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard Galesburg, IL 61401-9576

Campus Setting: Small Town

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