Spoon River College

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

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How much is the SRC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, SRC's tuition & fees is $11,460 for Illinois residents and $12,540 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 $20,760 for Illinois residents and $21,840 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

SRC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$11,460
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$12,540
Books & Supplies Costs$1,700
Off-campus Room & Board$4,600
Off-campus Expenses$3,000
2023-2024 Estimates
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$12,127
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$13,203

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, SRC' 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.
Spoon River College$11,460$12,540
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 SRC 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.
Spoon River CollegeCanton, IL$11,460$12,540
City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
Joliet Junior CollegeJoliet, IL$12,750$13,800
Kishwaukee CollegeMalta, IL$9,390$13,800

Financial Aid and COA

At Spoon River College, 995 students (78%) 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 $5,362.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at SRC is $16,478 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 124 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 $6,130 and the average amount of student loans is $4,698.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$20,760$21,840
Tuition & Fees$11,460$12,540
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$9,300$9,300
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$15,398$16,478
Average Financial Aid$5,362$5,362
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship99578%$5,362
Pell Grants38530%$4,553
Federal Student Loan12710%$4,369
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid12498%-
Grants or Scholarships12398%$6,130
Federal Grants12196%$4,582
Pell Grants6350%$4,754
Other Federal Grants11490%$2,236
State/Local Grants5443%$1,879
Institutional Grants5544%$1,784
Student Loan Aid2318%$4,698
Federal Student Loans2318%$4,359
Other Student Loans11%$7,800
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level7463$5,311
110,001 or more105$1,910

Student Population

Spoon River College has a total of 1,212 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 526 male students and 747 female students attending SRC. The school offers online degree programs and 414 students enrolled online exclusively (34.16% of all students).
Undergraduate1,273 526747

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address23235 North County 22, Canton, IL
Degree & Programs
Program Offered37 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population1,212
Graduation Rate41%
Transfer-out Rate11%
Retention Rate54% (Full-time), 74% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate14 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties32 (Full-time), 40 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs108 (Full-time), 59 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$61,078
Average Staff Salary$49,241