COD at a Glance
College of DuPage Institutional Profile
- Among the state's public colleges and universities, College of DuPage, with more than 28,000 students, is the second largest provider of undergraduate education in the State of Illinois, after University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- More than 25 percent of all District 502 high school graduates attend College of DuPage during their college career.
- Each semester, around 28,000 students attend College of DuPage.
- The Glen Ellyn campus covers 273 acres and has eleven major buildings.
- COD currently has 82 total degree programs – Nine associate degrees are granted by College of DuPage; 74 are associate in applied science degrees in 42 different career and technical subject areas. In addition to associate degrees, the College offers 178 certificates in 53 different career and technical subject areas.
- Roughly 20 percent of students attending COD already possess a bachelor's degree or higher.
- The College of DuPage Library maintains a collection of 245,800 books, 285,000 microfiche, 29,500 video recordings (VHS and DVD), 20,700 sound recordings (CDs), 527 current periodical subscriptions (7,900 bound periodical back files), and 18 newspapers.
- There are more than 80 student clubs and organizations on campus.
- College of DuPage is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.
News at COD
The Continuing Education program at COD is offering special programming aimed at lifelong learners 50 years and older this fall semester through its Living Well and Plus 50 series.Read More
College of DuPage's Learning Commons will start the fall term with Beginning of Semester Success (BOSS), a free workshop series that provides students with strategies for study skills, time management and maintaining a positive attitude throughout the fall semester.Read More
The agreement detailed the operational relationship between COD and Innovation DuPage, which officially formed in March as a nonprofit entity.Read More
Registration is open for College of DuPage's 2018 Food Truck Rally and Sunset 5K, Presented by DuPage Medical Group, which will take place on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 2 to 8 p.m. on the College's Glen Ellyn campus.Read More
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137
(630) 942-2800 (Main)
(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)
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