C
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    C+
  2. Value
    C
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Safety
    B
  5. Student Experience
    C-
  6. Location
    B
City Colleges of Chicago - Malcolm X College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
Athletic Conference
Address
1900 W Van Buren
Chicago, IL 60612

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$8,128/ year
National
$15,431
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $8,025/ year
  • $30-48k
    $8,388/ year
  • $49-75k
    $10,098/ year
  • $76-110k
    $12,162/ year
  • $110k+
    $12,700/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
29:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.30 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.27 responses
78%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.27 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,738Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
36%
Pell Grant
87%
Varsity Athletes
2%
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After City Colleges of Chicago - Malcolm X College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$23,700/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
14%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
84%
National
83%

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City Colleges of Chicago - Malcolm X College Reviews

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City Colleges of Chicago- Malcolm X, is a great college. The professors are understanding and eager to teach. The professors at Malcolm X makes sure that every student understands the material covered in class. The resources that are available at Malcolm X are useful from the library, to the tutoring center. The school is small, so your professor gets to know you and you build relationships with your professors, they are there for you. The only problem, which is very small which is that the resources in the school close early and isn't open on weekends whether it is the library, cafeteria, gym, etc.
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Rarely are there activities for us. When there are student activities, staff are taking advantage. Also, this college loves to eat. When i visit the few events they have, they offer food and guard it like its the last. Then i witness staff taking loads out somewhere and report food is gone. Did i mention that there student services area is setup like a fortress. When i attempted to see my dean i had to have a person call who only reported the person was unavailable in two occasions. The lady looked like i was asking her too do surgery when i stopped by. I love the fact that i can visit various floors to study and charge my laptop. Student services is a joke. No activities for students like it once was. They need new leaders.
For my first semester I had a good transition from high school to college. The only thing that stopped me from rating this 5 stars was the fact that I had issues with my advisor. When it came down to register for the spring semester I went for help and all I got was a lecture on how to do it myself online. There I was selecting my classess when I realized I had enrolled for different locations for each class! I tried emailing her like 4 times and even scheduled appointments but nothing. My english professor was the one who enrolled me in honors courses and the rest of my schedule.