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So you're from Godfrey, IL?

Fortunately for you, Godfrey, IL offers a number of great schools to choose from. It's just a matter of finding the right program and study subject for you!


 

Godfrey College and University Demographics

There are 66 degree and certificate programs in disciplines such as massage therapy/therapeutic massage, network and system administration/administrator and liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies offered at Godfrey's 2 colleges and universities for you to choose from.

The top-ranked school in Godfrey is Alvareitas College of Cosmetology, with a nationwide rank of 67th in 2010. The school has approximately 36 students. Beauty is the most popular course of study at Alvareitas College of Cosmetology.

Tuition

Average tuition for students at Godfrey colleges and universities is $1,456 per year. In Godfrey, tuition rates can vary from $2,912 per year to $2,912 per year. The school charging the highest tuition rates is Lewis and Clark Community College, while the school with the lowest tuition rates is Lewis and Clark Community College.

Financial Aid

In 2008, students at Godfrey colleges received an estimated $9,855,443 in financial aid. Of this aid, $9,787,193 was in the form of institutional grants and scholarships. Lewis and Clark Community College gave its students $5,179,179 in institutional financial aid. This was the highest amount of financial aid given by any Godfrey school.

Godfrey Student Demographics

Approximately 1% of Illinois students were enrolled in Godfrey colleges in 2010. That is 8,215 students. Lewis and Clark Community College had the most number of students of any college in Godfrey, with 8,179 students. Alvareitas College of Cosmetology, with 36 students, had the least number of students.

Graduation and Retention Rates

The retention rate for Godfrey colleges and universities, which is the percent of students who return to college after their first year, is about 75%. For every 100 students who enroll in Godfrey schools, 49 eventually graduate. Alvareitas College of Cosmetology has the highest graduation rate in Godfrey, with 81% of students graduating. Lewis and Clark Community College has the lowest rate, with 16% graduating.

Diversity

The ratio of female to male students enrolled in Godfrey schools is 56 to 44. 29 students are over 24 years old for every 100 college students In Godfrey, . For every 100 Godfrey college students, 9 students identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background in 2009. The Godfrey school with the highest percentage of minority students was Lewis and Clark Community College, with 9% of students identifying themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background.

Godfrey Faculty Demographics

In 2010, Godfrey colleges and universities employed a total of 701 faculty. 50% of faculty members at Godfrey schools were female. 67% of them identified themselves as being racially or ethnically diverse.

The average faculty to student ratio for Godfrey schools was 1 to 18 in 2009. Richland Community College had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Godfrey, with 1 to 1.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
1 miles from location Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey IL 11.0347 n/a 8,179
2 miles from location Alvareitas College of Cosmetology Godfrey IL 32.1675 n/a 36
 
 

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We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Godfrey, IL to help you find the right study subject
that fits your interest!

Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons+ 38,590 $26,640 $25,000 -18.3%
2
Registered Nurses+ 35,270 $60,300 $67,720 32.6%
3
Office Clerks, General+ 29,440 $30,190 $28,240 -19.6%
4
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants+ 18,210 $23,050 $25,140 4.6%
5
General and Operations Managers+ 17,990 $105,570 $113,100 35.4%
6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive+ 16,310 $30,700 $32,000 14.4%
7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks+ 15,140 $35,600 $35,340 -13.9%
8
Accountants and Auditors+ 14,120 $66,490 $68,960 9.2%
9
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education+ 12,220 $50,800 $54,330 -2.4%
10
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers+ 11,850 $50,390 $50,770 15.0%
11
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers+ 10,850 $37,910 $39,890 32.8%
12
Cooks, Restaurant+ 10,550 $22,130 $23,260 11.1%
13
Security Guards+ 9,420 $25,990 $26,870 -10.6%
14
Medical Secretaries+ 9,310 $31,650 $31,820 148.3%
15
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants+ 8,710 $44,260 $45,860 -38.1%
16
Carpenters+ 8,170 $52,150 $43,890 -43.6%
17
Construction Laborers+ 8,060 $44,570 $33,590 -8.4%
18
Home Health Aides+ 7,750 $20,450 $21,760 54.7%
19
Software Developers, Applications+ 7,280 $86,900 $90,410
20
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses+ 7,160 $39,010 $41,360 6.1%
21
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics+ 7,150 $37,350 $38,200 -4.0%
22
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education+ 7,090 $55,590 $54,880 13.8%
23
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers+ 6,490 $48,030 $55,620 -10.2%
24
Electricians+ 5,600 $64,340 $51,810 -23.6%
25
Cooks, Fast Food+ 5,530 $19,170 $18,540 -6.9%
26
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters+ 5,260 $59,060 $50,360 -13.8%
27
Lawyers+ 5,170 $114,060 $129,440 -4.4%
28
Billing and Posting Clerks+ 4,770 $32,770 $33,270 -9.3%
29
Computer Programmers+ 4,600 $74,340 $74,900
30
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education+ 4,570 $25,360 $29,200 32.5%
31
Pharmacy Technicians+ 4,540 $27,580 $29,330 19.2%
32
Medical Assistants+ 4,170 $27,970 $29,760 9.2%
33
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria+ 4,050 $22,360 $24,180 -21.8%
34
Child, Family, and School Social Workers+ 3,910 $39,400 $43,850 51.6%
35
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists+ 3,750 $22,110 $26,510 -15.9%
36
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers+ 3,710 $70,090 $62,260 34.4%
37
Financial Managers+ 3,550 $119,200 $116,970 12.3%
38
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other+ 3,320 $138,370 $180,870 107.5%
39
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products+ 3,310 $60,580 $60,160 14.9%
40
Chief Executives+ 3,250 $159,720 $173,350 -18.5%
41
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics+ 3,220 $37,360 $33,300 -2.7%
42
Management Analysts+ 3,200 $84,070 $87,260 -17.3%
43
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents+ 3,110 $72,400 $95,130 -2.5%
44
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors+ 3,090 $52,040 $55,970 54.5%
45
Computer and Information Systems Managers+ 3,050 $115,890 $123,280 4.1%
46
Managers, All Other+ 2,800 $99,240 $102,160 21.2%
47
Cost Estimators+ 2,590 $61,700 $62,060 -10.4%
48
Loan Officers+ 2,570 $66,040 $65,900 -40.2%
49
Dental Assistants+ 2,540 $35,730 $34,140 -2.7%
50
Correctional Officers and Jailers+ 2,540 $36,770 $42,780 9.5%