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University of Chicago

#10 ILLINOIS

University of Chicago is a large private university located in Chicago, IL ranked 10thin the nation. It has a total of 7,674 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, with a 6.17% acceptance rate. University of Chicago offers 218 different majors and is best known for its econometrics and quantitative economics, economics, and counseling psychology programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With a tuition cost of $57,642 per year, University of Chicago is exceptionally expensive. 79.52% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $68,100 per year, which is 64% greater than the national median.

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Chicago, IL

WWW.UCHICAGO.EDU

A+

Rating

6%

Acceptance

19,659

Students

# 10

Ranking

$57,642

Tuition

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Northwestern University

#18 ILLINOIS

Northwestern University is a very large private university located in Evanston, IL ranked 18thin America. It has a total of 9,906 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, accepting a bit under 10% of applicants. Northwestern University offers 406 different majors and is best known for its manufacturing engineering, journalism, and drama programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $56,232 per year, Northwestern University is exceptionally pricey. 76.5% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $69,000 per year, which is 66% over the national median.

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Evanston, IL

www.northwestern.edu

A+

Rating

9%

Acceptance

25,614

Students

# 18

Ranking

$56,232

Tuition

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

#117 ILLINOIS

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a very large public university located in Champaign, IL ranked 117thin the United States. It has a total of 35,883 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting just less than 3/5 of applicants. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers 372 different majors and is best known for its civil engineering, food science, and architectural technology programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $12,036 for in-state students and $29,178 for those from out-of-state, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is somewhat moderately costly. 80.23% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $61,500 per year, which is 48% over the national median.

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Champaign, IL

www.illinois.edu/

A

Rating

59%

Acceptance

54,985

Students

# 21

Ranking

$29,178

Tuition

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Illinois Institute of Technology

#129 ILLINOIS

Illinois Institute of Technology is a mid-sized private university located in Chicago, IL ranked 129thin the United States. It has a total of 3,368 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 60.23% acceptance rate. Illinois Institute of Technology offers 144 different majors and is best known for its information technology, architectural engineering, and industrial management programs (nationally ranked 6th, 6th, and 9th respectively). With a tuition cost of $47,480 per year, Illinois Institute of Technology is very high-priced. 68.87% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $69,100 per year, which is 66% over the national median.

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Chicago, IL

web.iit.edu/

A

Rating

60%

Acceptance

7,466

Students

# 105

Ranking

$47,480

Tuition

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Wheaton College

#193 ILLINOIS

Wheaton College is a small private liberal arts college located in Wheaton, IL ranked 193rdin the United States. It has a total of 2,498 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 84.81% of applicants. Wheaton College offers 58 different majors and is best known for its religious education, bible studies, and managerial economics programs (nationally ranked 3rd, 4th, and 13th respectively). With a tuition cost of $37,700 per year, Wheaton College is quite expensive. 83.06% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $48,400 per year, which is 17% greater than the national median.

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Wheaton, IL

www.wheaton.edu

A

Rating

85%

Acceptance

3,279

Students

# 143

Ranking

$37,700

Tuition

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Loyola University Chicago

#201 ILLINOIS

Loyola University Chicago is a large private university located in Chicago, IL ranked 201stin the nation. It has a total of 13,742 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 67.22% acceptance rate. Loyola University Chicago offers 324 different majors and is best known for its office management and supervision, physical therapy, and legal support services programs (nationally ranked 1st, 5th, and 5th respectively). With a tuition cost of $44,105 per year, Loyola University Chicago is quite high-priced. 70.42% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $54,100 per year, which is 30% above the national median.

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Chicago, IL

https://www.luc.edu

A

Rating

67%

Acceptance

19,332

Students

# 147

Ranking

$44,105

Tuition

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Illinois Wesleyan University

#241 ILLINOIS

Illinois Wesleyan University is a small private liberal arts college located in Bloomington, IL ranked 241stin the United States. It has a total of 1,712 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting in the neighborhood of three in every five applicants. Illinois Wesleyan University offers 47 different majors and is best known for its musical theatre, literature, and music teacher education programs (nationally ranked 11th, 11th, and 31st respectively). With a tuition cost of $49,824 per year, Illinois Wesleyan University is very costly. 72.6% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $59,100 per year, which is 42% above the national median.

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Bloomington, IL

www.iwu.edu

A-

Rating

61%

Acceptance

1,712

Students

# 175

Ranking

$49,824

Tuition

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Augustana College

#248 ILLINOIS

Augustana College is a small private liberal arts college located in Rock Island, IL ranked 248thin America. It has a total of 2,601 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 56.62% of applicants. Augustana College offers 71 different majors and is best known for its mathematics teacher education, history teacher education, and pre medical studies programs (nationally ranked 7th, 7th, and 14th respectively). With a tuition cost of $42,312 per year, Augustana College is quite high-priced. 72.6% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, entering the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $52,000 per year, which is 25% greater than the national median.

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Rock Island, IL

www.augustana.edu

A-

Rating

57%

Acceptance

2,601

Students

# 181

Ranking

$42,312

Tuition

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Lake Forest College

#255 ILLINOIS

Lake Forest College is a small private liberal arts college located in Lake Forest, IL ranked 255thin the United States. It has a total of 1,611 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 55.2% of applicants. Lake Forest College offers 40 different majors and is best known for its asian studies, business, and liberal arts and sciences programs (nationally ranked 20th, 36th, and 48th respectively). With a tuition cost of $47,680 per year, Lake Forest College is exceptionally costly. 71.06% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, joining the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $50,900 per year, which is 23% above the national median.

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Lake Forest, IL

www.lakeforest.edu

A-

Rating

55%

Acceptance

1,657

Students

# 186

Ranking

$47,680

Tuition

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Knox College

#275 ILLINOIS

Knox College is a small private liberal arts college located in Galesburg, IL ranked 275thin the US. It has a total of 1,359 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 68.32% of applicants. Knox College offers 43 different majors and is best known for its creative writingand secondary education and teaching programs, which are respectively ranked 11th and 31st in the nation. With a tuition cost of $47,385 per year, Knox College is exceptionally expensive. 71.39% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $39,700 per year, which is 4% under the national median.

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Galesburg, IL

https://www.knox.edu

A-

Rating

68%

Acceptance

1,359

Students

# 198

Ranking

$47,385

Tuition

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Resurrection University

#276 ILLINOIS

Resurrection University is a very small private college located in Chicago, IL ranked 276thin America. It has a total of 1,043 full-time undergraduate students. Resurrection University offers 12 different majors and is best known for its radiographyand registered nursing programs, which are respectively ranked 4th and 14th in the US. With a tuition cost of, Resurrection University is quite inexpensive. 76.35% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $71,100 per year, which is 71% greater than the national median.

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Chicago, IL

www.resu.edu

A-

Rating

100%

Acceptance

1,169

Students

# 199

Ranking

$26,584

Tuition

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University of St Francis

#299 ILLINOIS

University of St Francis is a small private college located in Joliet, IL ranked 299thin the nation. It has a total of 1,858 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 45.62% of applicants. University of St Francis offers 84 different majors and is best known for its music technology, radiography, and health care administration programs (nationally ranked 4th, 10th, and 12th respectively). With a tuition cost of $34,000 per year, University of St Francis is reasonably pricey. 64.03% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $53,100 per year, which is 28% above the national median.

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Joliet, IL

https://www.stfrancis.edu/

A-

Rating

46%

Acceptance

6,698

Students

# 214

Ranking

$34,000

Tuition

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DePaul University

#314 ILLINOIS

DePaul University is a very large private university located in Chicago, IL ranked 13thin Illinois. It has a total of 16,625 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 68.22% acceptance rate. DePaul University offers 263 different majors and is best known for its general studies, computer systems networking and telecommunications, and computer programming programs (nationally ranked 3rd, 3rd, and 5th respectively). With a tuition cost of $40,551 per year, DePaul University is rather high-priced. 65.8% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $53,300 per year, which is 28% above the national median.

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Chicago, IL

https://www.depaul.edu

A-

Rating

68%

Acceptance

26,721

Students

# 224

Ranking

$40,551

Tuition

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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

#316 ILLINOIS

School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a small private art school located in Chicago, IL ranked 14thin Illinois. It has a total of 3,175 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting a touch south of 4 in 7 applicants. School of the Art Institute of Chicago offers 19 different majors and is best known for its fine art, visual and performing arts, and creative writing programs (nationally ranked 1st, 22nd, and 46th respectively). With a tuition cost of $49,980 per year, School of the Art Institute of Chicago is exceptionally pricey. 62.26% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $33,500 per year, which is 19% below the national median.

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Chicago, IL

www.saic.edu

A-

Rating

57%

Acceptance

3,998

Students

# 226

Ranking

$49,980

Tuition

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University of Illinois at Chicago

#360 ILLINOIS

University of Illinois at Chicago is a very large public university located in Chicago, IL ranked 15thin Illinois. It has a total of 22,460 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 72.7% of applicants. University of Illinois at Chicago offers 287 different majors and is best known for its history teacher education, spanish language teacher education, and medical records administration programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With a tuition cost of $10,584 for students from Illinois and $24,276 for those from out-of-state, University of Illinois at Chicago is reasonably pricey. 63.02% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $54,300 per year, which is 31% greater than the national median.

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Chicago, IL

www.uic.edu

B+

Rating

73%

Acceptance

34,529

Students

# 105

Ranking

$24,276

Tuition

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North Central College

#391 ILLINOIS

North Central College is a small private college located in Naperville, IL ranked 16thin Illinois. It has a total of 2,835 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 53.64% of applicants. North Central College offers 79 different majors and is best known for its organizational communication, secondary education and teaching, and theatre design and technology programs (nationally ranked 11th, 15th, and 21st respectively). With a tuition cost of $39,860 per year, North Central College is quite costly. 67.99% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor force. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $47,800 per year, which is 15% greater than the national median.

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Naperville, IL

northcentralcollege.edu

B+

Rating

54%

Acceptance

3,118

Students

# 272

Ranking

$39,860

Tuition

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Bradley University

#402 ILLINOIS

Bradley University is a mid-sized private institution located in Peoria, IL ranked 17thin Illinois. It has a total of 4,714 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting in the region of 7 out of 10 applicants. Bradley University offers 161 different majors and is best known for its sports communication, construction engineering, and manufacturing engineering programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 3rd, and 3rd respectively). With a tuition cost of $34,200 per year, Bradley University is somewhat moderately pricey. 68.9% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $53,600 per year, which is 29% over the national median.

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Peoria, IL

www.bradley.edu

B+

Rating

70%

Acceptance

6,323

Students

# 279

Ranking

$34,200

Tuition

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Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

#452 ILLINOIS

Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing is a very small private college located in Peoria, IL ranked 18thin Illinois. It has a total of 438 full-time undergraduate students. Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing offers 4 different majors and is best known for its registered nursing program, which is ranked 3rd in the United States. With a tuition cost of, Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing is quite cheap. 88.66% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, joining the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $55,400 per year, which is 33% over the national median.

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Peoria, IL

www.sfmccon.edu/

B

Rating

100%

Acceptance

663

Students

# 316

Ranking

$20,638

Tuition

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North Park University

#474 ILLINOIS

North Park University is a small private college located in Chicago, IL ranked 19thin Illinois. It has a total of 2,120 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 47.64% acceptance rate. North Park University offers 79 different majors and is best known for its non profit management, community health services, and health care facilities administration programs (nationally ranked 3rd, 6th, and 6th respectively). With a tuition cost of $30,360 per year, North Park University is reasonably high-priced. 54.4% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, entering the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $43,700 per year, which is 5% above the national median.

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Chicago, IL

www.northpark.edu

B

Rating

48%

Acceptance

3,280

Students

# 331

Ranking

$30,360

Tuition

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Lewis University

#528 ILLINOIS

Lewis University is a mid-sized private institution located in Romeoville, IL ranked 20thin Illinois. It has a total of 5,077 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 63.9% acceptance rate. Lewis University offers 122 different majors and is best known for its air transportation, commercial and advertising art, and organizational communication programs (nationally ranked 11th, 17th, and 18th respectively). With a tuition cost of $33,270 per year, Lewis University is somewhat moderately costly. 60.76% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, joining the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $48,800 per year, which is 17% over the national median.

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Romeoville, IL

www.lewisu.edu

B

Rating

64%

Acceptance

7,875

Students

# 364

Ranking

$33,270

Tuition

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Methodist College

#560 ILLINOIS

Methodist College is a very small private university located in Peoria, IL ranked 21stin Illinois. It has a total of 870 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 43.94% of applicants. Methodist College offers 12 different majors and is best known for its registered nursing program, which is ranked 35th in the US. With a tuition cost of $15,840 per year, Methodist College is moderately priced. 60.47% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment.

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Peoria, IL

www.methodistcol.edu

B-

Rating

44%

Acceptance

885

Students

# 385

Ranking

$15,840

Tuition

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Principia College

#590 ILLINOIS

Principia College is a very small private liberal arts college located in Elsah, IL ranked 22ndin Illinois. It has a total of 470 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, with a 91.43% acceptance rate. Principia College offers 34 different majors and is best known for its environmental biologyand engineering science programs, which are respectively ranked 6th and 9th in America. With a tuition cost of $29,490 per year, Principia College is reasonably expensive.

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Elsah, IL

www.principiacollege.edu

B-

Rating

91%

Acceptance

470

Students

# 401

Ranking

$29,490

Tuition

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Northern Illinois University

#592 ILLINOIS

Northern Illinois University is a large public university located in Dekalb, IL ranked 23rdin Illinois. It has a total of 13,922 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 48.35% of applicants. Northern Illinois University offers 141 different majors and is best known for its community health services, art teacher education, and clinical nutrition services programs (nationally ranked 8th, 16th, and 17th respectively). With a tuition cost of $9,466 per year, Northern Illinois University is pretty affordable. 54.48% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $45,500 per year, which is 10% over the national median.

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Dekalb, IL

www.niu.edu

B-

Rating

48%

Acceptance

19,437

Students

# 172

Ranking

$9,466

Tuition

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Elmhurst College

#607 ILLINOIS

Elmhurst College is a small private college located in Elmhurst, IL ranked 24thin Illinois. It has a total of 3,126 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 67.78% acceptance rate. Elmhurst College offers 106 different majors and is best known for its multicultural and diversity studies, jazz, and music management programs (nationally ranked 4th, 14th, and 16th respectively). With a tuition cost of $37,454 per year, Elmhurst College is quite costly. 62.22% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $48,300 per year, which is 16% above the national median.

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Elmhurst, IL

www.elmhurst.edu

B-

Rating

68%

Acceptance

3,845

Students

# 410

Ranking

$37,454

Tuition

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Illinois State University

#610 ILLINOIS

Illinois State University is a very large public university located in Normal, IL ranked 25thin Illinois. It has a total of 19,609 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, with a 81.94% acceptance rate. Illinois State University offers 160 different majors and is best known for its middle school education and teaching, agriculture, and biology teacher education programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $11,524 for students from Illinois and $23,048 for those from out-of-state, Illinois State University is reasonably pricey. 68.3% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, entering the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $47,100 per year, which is 13% greater than the national median.

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Normal, IL

illinoisstate.edu/

B-

Rating

82%

Acceptance

22,907

Students

# 181

Ranking

$23,048

Tuition