General Information About City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College
The Mission of Wright Wilbur Wright College is a learning-centered, multi-campus institution of higher education offering students of diverse backgrounds, talents, and abilities a quality education leading to baccalaureate transfer, career advancement, and/or personal development. Purpose : To ensure that students receive the quality education identified in our mission, Wright College will provide the following: Continuous assessment: Continuous assessment of students, personnel, and programs through placement and progress testing of students, instructor evaluations of student performance, student and college evaluations of instruction and active involvement of community and program advisory committees in program reviews. Quality instructors: Instructors who help students define their goals, remain current in their disciplines and the art and technologies of teaching through professional development and periodic evaluations by peers and students. And are devoted to effective classroom teaching and learning are oriented to student learning outcomes, help students take responsibility for their own learning and help students see practical applications of classroom learning Relevant curricula: Curricula that meets the transfer needs of the Illinois Articulation Initiative, satisfy industry and professional job requirements, lead to certification in specific fields and reflects the interests and needs of the students, employers, and community. Student Support services: academic support for classroom instruction and learning non-academic services to address student needs resources to foster personal development and self-expression
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 60%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 18,050 Native American 80 Asian 1,346 African American 1,728 Hispanic 8,995 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 4,533 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0