Olney Central College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Olney, IL

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How much is the Olney Central tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Olney Central's tuition & fees is $10,270 for Illinois residents and $12,340 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $28,920 for Illinois residents and $30,990 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Olney Central Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$10,270
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$12,340
Books & Supplies Costs$1,460
Off-campus Room & Board$7,338
Off-campus Expenses$9,852
2023-2024 Estimates
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$10,489
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$12,604

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Olney Central' tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Illinois, its tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $13,638.
Olney Central College$10,270$12,340
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Illinois 2-4 Years Colleges$19,795
Public Schools$10,585$13,638
Private Schools$21,542

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Olney Central and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Olney Central CollegeOlney, IL$10,270$12,340
Fox CollegeTinley Park, IL$15,160$17,190
Illinois Valley Community CollegeOglesby, IL$13,835$14,981
Morton CollegeCicero, IL$8,980$11,028
Taylor Business InstituteChicago, IL$11,175$12,000

Financial Aid and COA

At Olney Central College, 935 students (94%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $4,728.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Olney Central is $26,262 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 212 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $7,619 and the average amount of student loans is $4,962.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$28,920$30,990
Tuition & Fees$10,270$12,340
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$18,650$18,650
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$24,192$26,262
Average Financial Aid$4,728$4,728
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship93594%$4,728
Pell Grants28228%$5,979
Federal Student Loan697%$5,195
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid21297%-
Grants or Scholarships21196%$7,619
Federal Grants20091%$5,560
Pell Grants10247%$5,923
Other Federal Grants20091%$2,539
State/Local Grants8338%$1,401
Institutional Grants15872%$2,402
Student Loan Aid188%$4,962
Federal Student Loans188%$4,962
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level115115$6,918
110,001 or more33$5,833

Student Population

Olney Central College has a total of 869 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 433 male students and 559 female students attending Olney Central. The school offers online degree programs and 118 students enrolled online exclusively (13.58% of all students).
Undergraduate992 433559

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address305 N West Street, Olney, IL
Degree & Programs
Program Offered47 Programs
Online Program Offered4 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population869
Graduation Rate59%
Transfer-out Rate15%
Retention Rate66% (Full-time), 64% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate11 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties41 (Full-time), 32 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs82 (Full-time), 55 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$59,791
Average Staff Salary$44,251