Admission Requirements | Midwestern Career College

Admission Requirements

We have streamlined the admission process so it is easy to get you where you want to be — in class and on the road to your future! Just follow these steps:

  • Schedule an interview with an admissions counselor
  • Fill out the application form
  • Pay registration fee
  • Submit a personal essay of 250-300 words
  • Provide a copy of valid, government-issued photo ID
  • Provide proof of having earned a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Fill out and sign enrollment agreement packet (which includes a background check authorization)
  • Attend program information session and faculty interview
  • Pass an institutional entrance exam (applicable for Associate’s programs and END): Arithmetic minimum score of 252, and Reading Comprehension minimum score of 246
  • Satisfy all program specific admissions requirements as listed in the catalog

Contact one of our admissions counselors today at (312) 236-9000 ext. 1 or email

Additional Admission Requirements for Vocational English as a Second Language

  • Must provide proof of basic workplace skills such as higher education credentials, industry recognized certification(s) or 3rd party work experience verification.