CALC Institute Of Technology

Overview of CALC Institute Of Technology

CALC is found in Alton, IL. Alton is a small suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at CALC.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. CALC is known for its programs in computer science and engineering, medical adminstration.

CALC Selectivity

Admission to the school is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.

Student Body

Students numbered 117 in 2007-2008 at CALC. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

Student Life

A lot of students at CALC attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"CALC, Institute of Technology is an educational career institution. Our mission is to provide innovative training programs that develop skilled professionals, empowering them to achieve rewarding careers."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting CALC

CALC Institute of Technology
235a E Center Dr
Alton , IL 62002
General Phone: (618) 474-0616

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CALC Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology42medical assistant
Medical Administration20medical office assistant
Computer Science and Engineering6computer networking, network management

Number of programs and degrees for CALC in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year263
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years421

CALC Student Body

In 2007-2008, CALC had a total enrollment of 117 students (97 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 54%
Black 42%
Asian 1%
Unknown 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 4%
20-21 11%
22-24 16%
25-29 17%
30-34 15%
35-39 10%
40-49 15%
50-64 9%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


CALC Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Part-Time 90 %

CALC Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Alton, Illinois for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Illinois Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

CALC Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
CALC participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3914300)

CALC Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

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CALC Highlights

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What Sets CALC Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%CALC % of degrees in computer science and engineering
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 13%CALC Number of degree programs
Female % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 17%CALC Female % of student body

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