Prairie State College is a public, state school in an suburban setting in Chicago Heights, Illinois. Prairie State College was founded in 1958 and now enrolls around 5,854 students a year, including 5,854 undergrads.
There are 17 undergraduate students for every full-time Prairie State College professor.
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Prairie State College does not offer early decision or early action.
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It is not competitive to get into Prairie State College. In 2006, Prairie State College accepted 0% of applicants.
Prairie State College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.
Prairie State College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Prairie State College, applicants must submit the following items.
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Prairie State College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
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The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021
Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. 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.
There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. 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.
Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.
The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.
Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.
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Prairie State College is located in the suburban setting of Chicago Heights, Illinois, less than an hour from Chicago.
If you want to see Prairie State College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80 to Chicago Heights, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Chicago Midway.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Prairie State College and Chicago Heights are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Prairie State College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Prairie State College is Continuous processing.
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