City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

Category: Small community college | State: IL

About City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

Malcolm X College (MXC) is conveniently located near the Illinois Medical District and offers one of the largest selections of health sciences degrees in Cook County. With an enrollment of nearly 16,000 credit and non-credit students, MXC is situated near the birth place of the City Colleges of Chicago, Crane Junior College, which was established in 1911 at the corner of Jackson and Oakley. In January 2016, Malcolm X College opened a brand new $251 million state-of-the-art School of Health Sciences, featuring a virtual hospital. It also houses the new City Colleges of Chicago School of Nursing.

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Why you should attend?

Our Veterans Services team are staffed by veterans and skilled professionals, so they understand the unique challenges returning veterans face when making the transition from active duty military to college life. Malcolm X College was named City Colleges' healthcare hub and provides a quality healthcare and liberal arts education to enable its students to compete for the 84,000 healthcare jobs that are anticipated in our region over the next ten years. We offer a mix of classroom study, hands-on training and internship at area healthcare facilities.


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A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

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