Prairie State College Career

Prairie State College is a Public, 2-4 years school located in Chicago Heights, IL. The 2020 average tuition & fees is $11,064 in average over all programs at Prairie State College. Total 230 students have enrolled online exclusively out of total 3,946 enrolled students. The school offers total 76 career programs and 1 programs are offered through distance learning.
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Directory and Accreditation Information

Prairie State College (referred to as Prairie State) is a Public, 2-4 years school located in Chicago Heights, IL. It is classified as Associate's - Private Not-for-profit school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Associate's degree. The 2020 average tuition & fees at Prairie State College is $11,064 over career programs. The school has a total enrollment of 3,946 and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%).

Prairie State College is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1965 - Current[Estimated Date]).

202 South Halsted Street, Chicago Heights, IL
708-709-3500

Online Career Programs at Prairie State

1 career program are offered via distance learning (online classes) where Prairie State College has total 76 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate, Associate. Next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs. Last year, 832 students have completed their career programs at Prairie State College.
Offered Career Programs at Prairie State College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate321364
2 Years Certificate19049
Associate's Degree250419
Total761832

Prairie State College offers 76 programs through 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate, Associate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 832 students have completed their studies.
  • 364 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 49 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
  • 419 students have earned/completed Associate's program.
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia0-
Communications Technologies [+] 0 completers-
Communications Technologies0-
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design0-
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 57 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications2-
Network and System Administration/Administrator1-
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager27-
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster0-
Computer Support Specialist27-
Engineering Technology [+] 2 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Computer Software Technology/Technician0-
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician2-
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 9 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant9-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 6 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness6-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 19 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician0-
Fire Science/Fire-fighting19-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 38 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician25-
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology0-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician13-
Precision Production Trades [+] 3 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder3-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Commercial Photography0-
Graphic Design0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 216 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)28-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)48-
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide140-
Business [+] 14 completers-
Business/Commerce6-
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce0-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping6-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies2-
Total364
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies [+] 1 completers-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician1-
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)0-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Education0-
Teacher Assistant/Aide0-
Engineering Technology [+] 4 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician2-
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician2-
Work and Family Studies [+] 3 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 7 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science7-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science0-
Construction Trades [+] 7 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Electrician7-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 15 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology9-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology4-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician2-
Precision Production Trades [+] 4 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist2-
Welding Technology/Welder2-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Surgical Technology/Technologist6-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping2-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
Total49
Associate's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies [+] 3 completers-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician3-
Graphic Communications0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology6-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Education0-
Teacher Assistant/Aide0-
Engineering Technology [+] 4 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician3-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician1-
Work and Family Studies [+] 5 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant5-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 267 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies223-
General Studies44-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 40 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences40-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 4 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science4-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 3 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science0-
Fire Science/Fire-fighting3-
Construction Trades [+] 6 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Electrician6-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 2 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology1-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician1-
Precision Production Trades [+] 0 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Tool and Die Technology/Technician0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Commercial Photography0-
Fine/Studio Arts2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 73 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist29-
Mammography Technician/Technology0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse44-
Business [+] 4 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management2-
Accounting and Business/Management2-
Total419

Online Student Population at Prairie State College

230 students (5.83% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 611 students (15.48% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Prairie State College.
Distance Learning Student Population at Prairie State College
Number of Students
Total3,946
Enrolled Online Exclusively230
Enrolled Some Online Courses611
Not in Online Courses3,105

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