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McHenry County College

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Established 1967
Type Public
President Walter J. Packard, Ph.D
Students 2,000 full-time
5,800 part-time
Location Crystal Lake, Illinois, USA
Mascot Fighting Scots and Fighting Lady Scots
Website http://www.mchenry.edu/

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Mission

At McHenry County College, we value learning, and we put the interests of our students and community first. By providing high quality, affordable and accessible learning opportunities, we enable students to meet their educational, career and personal goals. By sharing our knowledge and resources, we support our community's educational, social, cultural and economic vitality.


Locations

  • Main Campus: 8900 U.S. Highway 14, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012-2761
  • Shah Center: 4100 W. Shamrock Lane, McHenry, Illinois 60050
  • University Center: 100 South Main Street, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014
Image:mcc-campus.jpg
Image of MCC's Main Campus

Image File history File links MCC-Campus. ...

Academic Programs

Anthropology, Art, Biology, Chemistry/Physics, Pre-engineering, Communication Studies, Earth Science and Geography, Economics, Education, Education Programs, Electronics, Electronics Engineering Technology, English and Reading, Health and Human Performance, History, Horticulture, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, Personal Development, Philosophy, Plant Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Theatre

Occupational Programs

Accounting, Administrative Office Management (AOM), Automotive Technology, Business Management, CAD/Drafting, Children's Learning Center, Computer Information Systems (CIS), Cooperative for Employment Education, Criminal Justice, Digital Media, Early Childhood Education, Electronics Engineering Technology, Emergency Medical Services, Entrepreneurship, Fire Science, Fitness Instructor Training, Health and Human Performance, Health Careers, International Business Studies, Machine Tool Technology, Manufacturing Management, Manufacturing Technology, Marketing, Office Systems Technology, Real Estate


For more information visit http://www.mchenry.edu/AcademicPrgrmDirectory.asp


Student Demographics

The student population of McHenry County College is 44% male and 56% female. Twenty-nine percent of students are under age 21; 34% are 21-29 years old; 31% are 30-49, and 6% are over 50. The majority of students are white (77%) followed by Latino/Hispanic (20%), Asian (2%) and African American (1%).


Athletics

Women's sports include tennis, volleyball, basketball, and softball. Men's sports include soccer, basketball, baseball, and tennis. For more information visit http://www.mchenry.edu/athletics/


Presidents

  • Walter J. Packard, Ph.D. - 2004 - Present
  • Dennis Massey
  • Daniel LaVista, Ph.D.
  • Robert Bartlett
  • ...
  • Forest D. Etheredge

External links

McHenry County, Illinois
(County Seat: Woodstock)
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< 5,000 residents Barrington Hills, Bull Valley, Fox Lake, Greenwood, Hebron, Holiday Hills, Lakemoor, Lakewood, McCullom Lake, Oakwood Hills, Pistakee Highlands (CDP), Port Barrington, Prairie Grove, Richmond, Ringwood, Trout Valley, Union, Wonder Lake
5,000 - 10,000 Fox River Grove, Harvard, Island Lake, Johnsburg, Marengo, Spring Grove, Wonder Lake (CDP)
10,000 - 20,000 Cary, Huntley
20,000 - 30,000 Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, McHenry, Woodstock
> 30,000 residents Crystal Lake
Points of Interest Chain O'Lakes State Park, Fox River, Illinois Railway Museum, Lake in the Hills Airport, Moraine Hills State Park, McHenry County College, McHenry Dam, Old McHenry County Courthouse, Union Pacific/Northwest Line, Woodstock Opera House, Woodstock Square Historic District

 
 

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