PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE - Profile

202 HALSTED ST General Info: (708) 709-3500  
CHICAGO HEIGHTS , IL Financial Aid: (708) 709-3523  
60411 Admissions: (708) 709-3516  
For more information about this Institution, visit: WWW.PRAIRIE.CC.IL.US

Locale : Urban Fringe of Large City -- Any incorporated place, CDP, or non-place territory within a CMSA or MSA of a Large City and defined as urban by the Census Bureau.
Institution Type : Public -- At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar System : Semester -- A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.

Carnegie Classification : Associate’s Colleges -- These institutions offer associate’s degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees.
Regional Accreditation : Yes  -- North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
State Accreditation or Approval Agency : Yes
National or Specialized Accreditation Agency : Yes

Degrees/Certificates Offered :Postsecondary Award, Certificate, or Diploma (Less Than 1 Academic Year)
Postsecondary award, certificate or diploma of at least one but less than two (at least 900 but less than 1800 contact or clock hours)
Associate's Degree
Programs Offered :Accounting Technology/ Technician and Bookkeeping
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Automobile/ Automotive Mechanics Technology/ Technician
Banking and Financial Support Services
Biological and Physical Sciences
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business/ Office Automation/ Technology/ Data Entry
Commercial Photography
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/ Technician
Criminal Justice/ Police Science
Dental Hygiene/ Hygienist
Design and Visual Communications, General
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/ Technician
Electrician
Emergency Medical Technology/ Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Entrepreneurship/ Entrepreneurial Studies
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/ Technician
General Studies
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/ Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Liberal Arts and Sciences/ Liberal Studies
Machine Shop Technology/ Assistant
Mechanical Engineering/ Mechanical Technology/ Technician
Nurse/ Nursing Assistant/ Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/ Registered Nurse
Operations Management and Supervision
Psychiatric/ Mental Health Services Technician
Substance Abuse/ Addiction Counseling
Teacher Assistant/ Aide
Tool and Die Technology/ Technician
Welding Technology/ Welder
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Last modified: 12 Aug 2013
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