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Morton College

Morton College is a community college located in Cicero, Illinois. It is the second oldest community college in the state. While the campus itself was constructed in 1975, the College was established in 1924.

Location

Address
3801 S Central Ave
City
Cicero
State
IL

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
4886
In State Tuition Fees
6624
Out State Tuition Fees
8672
ACT Score
25
Grade Point Average(GPA)
2
Male Female Ratio
40:60
Acceptance Rate
100%
Student Faculty Ratio
23:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
No
Mission Statement
To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life-long learning.
Mascot
Pioneers
Colors
Red And Gold
Conference
TCCAA

College History

History

Morton College is a community college located in Cicero, Illinois. It is the second oldest community college in the state. While the campus itself was constructed in 1975, the College was established in 1924. Before the construction of the campus, the college was housed in the same building as the local high school. Currently, the college has an enrollment of approximately 5,000 students, about 25% of whom are full-time. Land was acquired for an athletics field in 1994. Intercollegiate athletics for men include baseball, basketball, soccer, and cross country. Women's sports include volleyball, basketball, cross country, soccer and softball. Associate Degree Programs include Arts, Science, Applied Science, Fine Arts and Liberal Studies. The College is a National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium training center.

College Specialty

Specialty

The mission of the Morton College Police Department is to work with all members of the campus community to preserve life, maintain human rights, investigate crime, protect property, to promote individual responsibility and fulfill community commitments in order to enhance the goal of providing higher education in a safe and secure atmosphere.

Campus

Campus

Suburban

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