CET Chicago

Overview of CET Chicago

CET is located in a large city, in Chicago, IL. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at CET top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study construction trades.

CET Selectivity

CET maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 412 students (620 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at CET.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of CET, an economic and community development corporation, is to promote human development and education by providing people with marketable skills training and supportive services that contribute to economic self-sufficiency."

More complete details are provided below.

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3333 W. Arthington Ste 510
Chicago , IL 60624
General Phone: (408) 287-7924

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CET Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology221medical assistant
Construction Trades148property management
Office and Administration0administrative assistant

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1481
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2212

CET Student Body

In 2007-2008, CET had a total enrollment of 412 students (620 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 0%
Black 97%
Hispanic 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 10%
20-21 17%
22-24 22%
25-29 21%
30-34 12%
35-39 8%
40-49 8%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

CET Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 87%

CET Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Chicago, 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.

CET Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
CET participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2332839)

CET Degree Programs (2007)

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

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What Sets CET Apart:

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% of degrees in construction trades
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%CET % of degrees in construction trades
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 12%CET Number of students
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%CET Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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