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Rend Lake is a public college located in Spring Garden Township, Illinois. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,213 undergraduate students. The Rend Lake acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Automotive Mechanics, and Natural Sciences. Graduating 69% of students, Rend Lake alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $22,800.
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- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.12 responses
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Most Popular Majors
Liberal Arts and Humanities155 Graduates
Automotive Mechanics141 Graduates
Natural Sciences116 Graduates
Nursing Assistant94 Graduates
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technician50 Graduates
Agricultural Mechanics and Machinery43 Graduates
Truck, Bus, and Commercial Vehicle Operation25 Graduates
Culinary Arts and Food Service23 Graduates
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Rend Lake College Reviews
Rend Lake College has over 100 degree and certificate programs, so you have a wide range of opportunities. This community college is one of the most affordable options in the area for your Associates Degree. RLC Foundation scholarships are awarded to students each academic year which was such a blessing to me. Faculty and staff are really nice. My overall experience at Rend Lake College has been excellent!
I love Rend Lake College! The teachers, advisers, and librarians are womderful! Everyone is ready to help and wants to help you succeed in your educational jurney. Its a very attractive campus with many beautiful sculptures to see. Its an all around great school.
I am currently enrolled in Automotive Technologies. The instructors are great! They're excellent in classroom lecture and in the lab with hands-on training. I've learned a great deal and they have prepared me to transfer to a University.