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2023 Best Colleges with Fire Science and Firefighting Degrees in the Chicago Area

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  1. #1 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    Elgin Community College

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    2 Year,

    ELGIN, IL,

    693 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Elgin Community College is well known for its second name (Easy, Close, and Cheap). It's a quality school filled with motivated students and teachers who work together to make a lively and easy...While it's on the cheaper side, that doesn't mean that they aren't a quality school. Even though many have moved on from this 2-year institution, I, along with them, agree that it's one of, if not...The school provides many programs of study and will be able to prepare you for a 4-year college. While completing my General Education classes, I was able to take programming classes along with art...Overall, it's a wonderful school filled with equally wonderful people. Keep an eye on the Arts building (building H) because they not only have delicious food created by aspiring chefs and cooks, but....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,159,

  2. #2 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    College of Lake County

    2 Year,

    GRAYSLAKE, IL,

    1020 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I graduated 2019 and was going to go to a university, but once I seen the cost I realized that's something I can't afford nor did I even know what I wanted in a career. Instead I got a job and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $3,940,

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  4. #4 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    Harper College

    2 Year,

    PALATINE, IL,

    978 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Not only did I save money going to a two year, but I felt like I got the experience of a four year. The facilities are almost all brand new, the campus is beautiful. There is a lake on the campus...Harper has a cafeteria that is pretty good for a two year. They have a lot of variety for cheap. I was a Track athlete at Harper College so I would stay on campus from 8am to 10pm everyday. This...The teachers were always very helpful! With medium sized classes, I was able to form connections with my teachers that helped me throughout the semester but also hide if I wanted. As an athlete I spent most of my time in the Health and Recreation Center, by far one of the best gyms I ever worked out at! I'm still trying to find a gym like this one at other places. They had all...I would recommend this school to anyone!.

    Read 978 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,874,

  5. #7 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    Waubonsee Community College

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    2 Year,

    SUGAR GROVE, IL,

    605 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says What I like about Waubonsee is the fact that they have a great user interface which helps me get my homework done faster and find my resources quicker. This school is very close to my house so I can....

    Read 605 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,059,

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  7. Prairie State College

    2 Year,

    CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL,

    448 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Glad to have spent my first two years of higher education here at PSC. This school offers excellent value for students looking to transfer to other institutions like I will but also heavily depends...The overall atmosphere of this school is pretty laidback and quiet, with most students coming to class and heading back home. That being said, I didn't really get a sense of a generic "college...Since I started in early 2020 and just now graduated, half of my school year was online and half of it was in person. Like everyone else, I much rather prefer an in-class learning experience but...Overall, I would definitely recommend this school to anyone looking for an affordable yet great learning experience..

    Read 448 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,032,

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