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About the College

About 5,000 credit and non-credit students 

Malcolm X College is located 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. The main campus is conveniently located at the corner of on West Van Buren Street, near the Illinois Medical District. 

Malcolm X College offers associate degree, certificate and short-term training programs that prepare students to transfer to bachelor's degree programs or to move directly into the workforce. English as a Second Language (ESL) courses are offered to help students master the English language, while Adult Education courses prepare students to pass the GED examination. Non-credit classes range from short-term job training/career skills courses to personal development and leisure courses in a wide variety of areas.  

University Transfer Advantages  
Malcolm X College has established transfer agreements with some of the best universities in the United States. These agreements allow students to transfer with ease to four-year colleges and universities. Students who successfully complete the university transfer degree program (Associate in Arts, Associate in Science or Associate in Applied Sciences) will find it easy to transfer two full years of courses and credits to complete a four-year degree.