Joliet Junior College

#4733 / #1314
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Community college in Illinois

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About Joliet Junior College

According to Wikipedia, Joliet Junior College is a public community college in Joliet, Illinois. Founded in 1901, it was the first public community college founded in the United States. In Spring 2014, the college enrolled 16,375 students. Every year, 48,000 students enroll in the college's academic programs and in non-credit programs.

Joliet Junior College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate
18%

How Much Does Joliet Junior College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$3,390 $1,050

How Much Do Joliet Junior College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Joliet Junior College, then you can expect to earn an average of $36,400 per year. You also have a 87% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Joliet Junior College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
9,172 9,172

Where is Joliet Junior College?

Joliet Junior College is located at 1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet IL 60431-8938

How Safe is Joliet Junior College?

Joliet Junior College has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Joliet has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Joliet Junior College Known For?

Joliet Junior College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Joliet Junior College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Joliet Junior College's Most Influential Alumni?

Joliet Junior College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Social Work, and Education. Here are some of Joliet Junior College's most famous alumni:

Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
An American children's writer.
John Houbolt
John Houbolt
An American aerospace engineer.
Curtis J. Crawford
An American business executive.
Harry Geris
A Canadian wrestler .
Katherine Dunham
Katherine Dunham
An American dancer, choreographer, songwriter, actress and activist.
Jerry Weller
An American politician.
George E. Sangmeister
An American politician.
Arnette Hallman
An American basketball player.
Haris Mujezinovińá
A Bosnian basketball player.
Thomas Giarrante
An Illinois mayor.
Mary K. O'Brien
A Politician.

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