Morton College at a Glance

  • 2015-2016 Academic Profile

    • 6,942 credit*
    • 216 non-credit**

    Annual Enrollment by Primary Program 2016

              Count         %
                         
    Transfer Programs         1894         27.3%
    Associate in Applied Science/ALS         1923         27.7%
    Certificates         598         8.6%
    Course Enrollees (Non-Degree Seeking, incl. transfer)         930         13.4%
    Adult Education/ESL         1597         23.0%
                         
    Total         6942         100%


    *Credit student counts include Adult Education enrollments.

    **Non-credit students designated by community service and personal enrichment enrollments.

    2015-2016 Student Demographic Profile

    • 58.6% Females
    • 41.4% Males
    • 83.6% Hispanics
    • 85.6% District 527 residents
    • Average age - 26.9 years

    College Profile

    682 Degrees and certificates were awarded in 2016.

    Morton College currently offers:

    • 39 Career Certificates
    • 17 Associate in Applied Science Degrees
    • 5 Transfer Program Degrees

    College Employee Profile (as of October 1, 2015)

    460 employees

    • 40.0% full-time
    • 60.0% part-time
    • 5.2% (24) administrators
    • 55.9% (257) faculty
    • 38.9% (179) classified staff
    • 33.2% of the full-time employees are Hispanic

    Enrollment and Graduation Rates

    Three-Year Enrollment Profile (PDF)

    Graduation Rate Statistics 2012-2016 (PDF)

    Retention Rates

    Community members may download comparison retention rates for the years 2012-2016 (PDF).


  • What's the Residency Requirement?

    Students transferring from another accredited college/university must complete a minimum of 15 semester credit hours at Morton College. The last 10 of these 15 credit hours must be taken at Morton College.

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