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  1. Professors
    B-
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    C+
  4. Safety
    A+
  5. Student Life
    B+
  6. Location
    B-
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.
468 N Ken Gray Pkwy
Ina, IL 62846
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Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
Athletic Conference

Rend Lake College Rankings

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
ACT Range
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA

Cost

Net Price
$7,012/ 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
$4,685/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.16 responses
58%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.12 responses
83%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.12 responses
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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    23%
  • On Campus
    73%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,213Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,273
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
50%
Varsity Athletes
9%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$26,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
69%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
85%
National
83%

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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!
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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.