Tuition and fees fell 32.4 percent for 2018-19 at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-Chicago, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.
Illinois students paid $6,880 to attend the four-year private for-profit institution this year – $3,302 less than the $10,182 charged for 2017-18.
Data shows 52 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 14 students received grants or scholarships totaling $44,998 and 16 students took out student loans totaling more than $180,218.
Including all undergraduates (186), 20 students used grants or scholarships totaling $63,376, and 24 students took out $204,834 in federal student loans.
The cost of attending
Change in tuition and fees 2015-16 to 2018-19
Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-Chicago in 2015-16.
Number of students receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
State / local grant or scholarship
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