Vatterott College-Fairview Heights in Fairview Heights

Fairview Heights, IL

Vatterott College-Fairview Heights offers 27-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 32:1. 40.4% are women, and 59.6% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Vatterott College-Fairview Heights is 18868$, that is above national average. 48% of full-time Vatterott College-Fairview Heights students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $25,400, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Vatterott College-Fairview Heights is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Vatterott College-Fairview Heights students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$18,431
$30,001 - $48,000$19,063
$48,001 - $75,000$21,601
$75,001 - $110,000$22,884

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General (the 2d largest program, lasting 12 months) is $20,300 per year and $243,600 in total. Welding Technology/Welder is the third largest program at Vatterott College-Fairview Heights, and it takes a full-time student 14 months to complete. This one will cost $33,194 per year and $398,328 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 23 months length Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant will cost you $77,338 per year, $928,050 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


758 of Vatterott College-Fairview Heights undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 91 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Vatterott College-Fairview Heights number 118 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Illinois.

Students at Vatterott College-Fairview Heights awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Vatterott College-Fairview Heights.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate


Vatterott College-Fairview Heights graduation rate is below the national average.

48% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Vatterott College-Fairview Heights completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Vatterott College-Fairview Heights is 32:1, that means that for every 32 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Vatterott College-Fairview Heights the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Vatterott College-Fairview Heights and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Vatterott College-Fairview Heights offers 27 programs in total: 21 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, 3 - for Associate's degree, and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 312 universities in Illinois state. Vatterott College-Fairview Heights is one of the few institutions in Illinois that offers an Associate's degree program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Illinois state average data to help you compare.


Vatterott College-Fairview Heights provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 657 students with 123132 both contact and credit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 110 Commerce Lane


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +6182930025

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