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Colleges / McHenry County College

McHenry County College

Crystal Lake, IL 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

MCC Academics

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. MCC accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, MCC has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

MCC offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted Unknown
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: MCC may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Will I Take At MCC?

MCC has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with MCC directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at MCC

When choosing a major, MCC students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at MCC.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

MCC does not require students to complete a senior project.

Frequently Asked Questions About McHenry County College

Does MCC Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ MCC does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does MCC Have An Online Program?

✅ MCC has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does MCC Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ MCC offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does MCC Have An Honors Program?

❌ MCC does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does MCC Require Internships?

🟨 MCC does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.

Additional Information About McHenry County College

McHenry County College Library

The main library on campus is the McHenry County College Library.

Dual Degree Programs at MCC

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

For more information on possible dual degree options at MCC, contact the university directly.


Does MCC have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

MCC does not have any ROTC programs.

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