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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
    C+
  4. Safety
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  5. Student Life
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  6. Location
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John Wood is a public college located in Quincy, Illinois. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 907 undergraduate students. The John Wood acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing Assistant, and Natural Sciences. Graduating 48% of students, John Wood alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $25,800.
About John Wood Community College...
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division II
Athletic Conference
Address
1301 S 48th Street
Quincy, IL 62305
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John Wood Community College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$7,174/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$4,611/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
87%

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
64%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.11 responses
79%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.14 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.14 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
907Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
989
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
52%
Varsity Athletes
7%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$29,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
48%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%

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I am in my second year at this community college. The staff is very helpful and are all about student success no matter back ground, age, or personality! Although the school is small the diversity in students and educators is very large. The campus is very safe and flexible with all schedules. The class types are structured, open learning and online. What ever your goals or obstacles are they are behind their students 110% of the way. The cost per credit hour is significantly smaller than all other local schools. The technology and up to date instruction is phenomenal! I am very pleased with my decision to attend John Wood Community College.
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Very flexible! This school offers options for any budget. They have online, classroom courses, hybrid courses availabile. They want to do everything to help you succeed.
John wood presented me with the opportunity to recover from the mistakes I made as a high school drop out and prepare me for transfer to university. Many of the professors are awesome to work with, although it seems to be all-or-nothing. Either you get a fantastic teacher or one who is very close-minded and bad at communti ating with or understanding young people. The diversity among peers is sub-par, especially in the branch locations, but that is to be expected.