School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Elgin Community College and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, IL 60123-7193
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Public Rural-serving Medium
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

Elgin Community College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are $132 for undergraduate programs and -$1 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$132
Graduate Application Fees-$1

Tuition & Fees

ECC's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,140 for Illinois residents and $9,516 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($9,516).
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,140$9,516
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,050 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 4,002 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,050
Undergraduate Students8,050
Online Enrollment4,002

Degree Information and Campus Life

ECC offers 102 programs (all undergraduate).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by ECC
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs102 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification