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As an institution participating in Title IV Higher Education Act programs, Heartland Community College is required by federal law to disclose graduation and transfer-out information in compliance with the Student Right-to-Know Act. Information on program completions and transfer to other institutions by Heartland students is provided by the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB).
A cohort of full-time, first-time degree/certificate seeking students was tracked by ICCB from fiscal year 2006 to fiscal year 2010. The table below displays the graduation and transfer-out rates of Heartland's cohort and all Illinois community colleges.
|Fall 2006 Cohort||Heartland
|All Illinois Community
|All Illinois Community
|Fall 2006 cohort of full-time, first-time, degree/certificate-seeking students||549||-||26,628||-|
|Graduation Rate: Completed degree or certificate within 150% of scheduled time (3 years)||139||25.3%||5,215||19.6%|
|Transfer-Out Rate: Transferred to another school within 150% of scheduled time (3 years); did not complete degree or certificate||115||20.9%||7,528||28.3%|
|Successful Progress Rate: Includes graduated, transferred and still enrolled||378||68.9%||17,897||67.2%|
Source: ICCB Statewide Graduation Rate Report, June 2010
Detailed reports, including race/ethnicity and gender comparisons, are available:
NOTE: Heartland Community College started offering athletics programs during the 2007-2008 academic year. Therefore, graduation rate data for students receiving athletically-related student aid will first be available July 2011.
For additional information, contact the Heartland Community College Office of Institutional Research at (309) 268-8181.
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, and the Student Right-To-Know Act, the Annual Security Report* (available in PDF format, 220 KB, 8 pages) and college crime statistics for Heartland Community College are also available.
Future students, current students and community members may find a comprehensive overview of the College and its practices, including crime statistics, privacy, financial aid and other important College policies associated with the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA).
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