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Trinity Christian College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Trinity Christian College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Trinity Christian College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Trinity Christian College was awarded 74 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is counseling psychology.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, Trinity Christian is ranked #740 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Out of the 102 colleges in Illinois, Trinity Christian is ranked at #27.

See all of the rankings for Trinity Christian College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Trinity Christian?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Trinity Christian College is a competitive 64%, so make sure you take your application seriously when putting it together. Even leaving out a minor detail could be a reason to move you to the rejection pile.

Average Test Scores

About 75% of students accepted to Trinity Christian submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 490 and 600. Math scores were between 490 and 580.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Trinity Christian College  ( 490 to 600 )

SAT Math Scores for Trinity Christian College  ( 490 to 580 )
Trinity Christian received ACT scores from 37% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 26.

ACT Composite Scores for Trinity Christian College  ( 20 to 26 )

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Trinity Christian College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Trinity Christian it is much better at 10 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Trinity Christian College is 50%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  50 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Trinity Christian College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 80% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Trinity Christian College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Trinity Christian for first-time, full-time students is 54%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  54 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Trinity Christian College.

Trinity Christian College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,015 undergraduates at Trinity Christian with 846 being full-time and 169 being part-time.

How Much Does Trinity Christian College Cost?

The overall average net price of Trinity Christian is $21,904. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Trinity Christian

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,611 $19,918 $20,888 $23,655 $26,037

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Trinity Christian, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Trinity Christian, approximately 59% of students took out student loans averaging $4,905 a year. That adds up to $19,620 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Trinity Christian is 5.0%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Trinity Christian Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Trinity Christian with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $42,200 in their early years. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Trinity Christian College make the most money.

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Location of Trinity Christian College

Trinity Christian College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Palos Heights, Illinois. The suburban atmosphere of Palos Heights makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for Trinity Christian are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6601 W College Dr, Palos Heights, IL 60463-0929
Phone: 708-597-3000

Trinity Christian College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 45 majors graduated from Trinity Christian College. Of these students, 266 received undergraduate degrees and 17 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Teacher Education Grade Specific 36 $39,618
General Psychology 35 $41,937
Nursing 26 $66,728
Teacher Education Subject Specific 22 $39,369
Special Education 13 $43,054
Marketing 11 NA
Finance & Financial Management 10 NA
General Business/Commerce 9 NA
Health & Physical Education 9 NA
Business Administration & Management 9 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Trinity Christian College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Trinity Christian

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 717 students took at least one online class at Trinity Christian College. This is an increase from the 401 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 717 2
2018-2019 401 0
2017-2018 172 0
2016-2017 87 0
2015-2016 102 9

Learn more about online learning at Trinity Christian College.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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