Prairie State College

General Information

Institution Type

2-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(708) 709-3500 

Admissions Office Address

202 South Halsted Street, Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411-8226 

Admissions Website

http://www.prairiestate.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

Yes

Secondary school GPA required

Not applicable

Secondary school rank required

Not applicable

Secondary school record required

Not applicable

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Not applicable

Recommendation required

Not applicable

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Not applicable

Admission test score required

Not applicable

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Not applicable

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Not applicable

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

34

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Allied Health

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Art

Commercial Photography
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Audio Engineering

Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Audio Production

Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Automotive

Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Biology

Biological and Physical Sciences

Bookkeeping

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Information Technology

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General

Carpentry

Cabinetmaking and Millwork

Communications

Graphic Communications, General

Computer Networking

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Police Science

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Design

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Drafting

CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

Electrical Engineering

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Electrician

Electrician

EMT

Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Fire Science

Fire Science/Fire-fighting

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Healthcare

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Surgical Technology/Technologist

HVAC

Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician

Information Technology

Information Technology

Law

Criminal Justice/Police Science

Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice/Police Science

Liberal Arts

General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Music Production

Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Nursing

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide

Paramedic

Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Photography

Commercial Photography

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

Software Engineering

Computer Software Technology/Technician

Sound Engineering

Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Surgical Technologist

Surgical Technology/Technologist

Technology

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Recording Arts Technology/Technician
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Information Technology
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Visual Communications

Commercial Photography

Web Design

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design