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DuPage is a public college located in Glen Ellyn, Illinois in the Chicago Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 9,004 undergraduate students. The DuPage acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Business Administration and Management, and Biological and Physical Sciences. Graduating 32% of students, DuPage alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $28,400.
About College of DuPage...
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division III
Athletic Conference
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
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Net Price
$7,178/ year
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $6,106/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,899/ year
  • $49-75k
    $8,892/ year
  • $76-110k
    $10,837/ year
  • $110k+
    $13,017/ year
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of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.153 responses
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.140 responses
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.138 responses
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Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,500/ year
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The institution is very diverse in terms of the students as well as teachers. The school offers vast amount of resources from counselors who are always more than willing to help me find my course in life, to librarian assistants who help me find books and research articles. They also try to get students to expand their boundaries by trying to get us to take advantage of job fairs, student work positions, and even have cheap study abroad summer and semester programs! However, it is a community college so most of the students are not involved in the school and are more focused on driving to class and leaving right away because they prefer to work rather than spend time at clubs and organizations. Overall, the college spends its revenue to better equip students with the tools that will help us succeed in our classes as well as offer technical courses for those looking to build their way up their profession.
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College of Dupage is a good school. The campus is huge, and beautiful! there are a lot of clubs and course offered. If you wanted to you wouldn't have any trouble getting involved in the school. Many students were in and out of their class, so not that many people came to make friends. They focus on their classes, then go home or to work. For the most part the professors are great. Out of being a student for two years at COD I had only three professors that weren't too caring or nice. overall COD is a nice school to do what you have to do, then continue on with yourself and your day.
College of DuPage is a large and diverse community college in the western suburbs of Chicagoland. It has a very large variety of classes to take, taught by great professors, and offers a wide variety of degree programs. It has places to help students take their learning further, such its own prairie for students in bio and environmental majors, as well as a hotel and restaurant for culinary and hospitality majors. It also has an expansive list of study abroad trips that go around the country and the world, and which cover many different subjects. It has many events throughout the year, where you can make new friends and win prizes on occasion.