The current tally is over 75 for colleges and universities in Chicago, Illinois. Popular areas of study include criminal justice, business administration, business management, applied sciences and engineering. Chicago has been recognized as having the most balanced economy, the 2nd largest central business district, and the 3rd largest labor pool in the nation. Just five short years ago, in 2009, Chicago ranked the WORLD'S 9th richest city. But Chicago isn't just wealthy in a monetary sense, the culture is worth bragging about, too.
As the third most populous city in the United States, you'll find plenty of places to see and things to do. Points of interest include the Navy Pier, Shedd Aquarium, Museum of Science and Industry, and Millennium Park. Named the country's "Best Sports City," you can cheer on the Chicago Cubs or the Chicago White Sox at Wrigley Field. You might also enjoy the Chicago Bulls, the Chicago Bears, or the Chicago Blackhawks who have won the Stanley Cup twice in the last four years. and don't forget to snag a slice of their famous deep-dish pizza or a Chicago style hot dog on a poppy seed bun. With an abundance of both business and social opportunities at your fingertips, Chicago will surely keep you "in the loop."*citytowninfo.com *Wikipedia, "Chicago"
University of Chicago offers 218 degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 5,660 students graduated with students earning 3,155 Master's degrees, 1,520 Bachelor's degrees, 697 Doctoral degrees, and 288 Certificates.
Illinois Institute of Technology offers 159 degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 2,354 students graduated with students earning 1,429 Master's degrees, 592 Bachelor's degrees, and 333 Doctoral degrees.
Loyola University Chicago offers 331 degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 4,725 students graduated with students earning 2,410 Bachelor's degrees, 1,410 Master's degrees, 463 Doctoral degrees, 357 Certificates, and 85 Associate's degrees.
Valparaiso University offers 175 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 1,131 students graduated with students earning 782 Bachelor's degrees, 220 Master's degrees, 105 Doctoral degrees, 23 Certificates, and 1 Associate's degree.
DePaul University offers 280 degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 6,423 students graduated with students earning 3,518 Bachelor's degrees, 2,605 Master's degrees, 277 Doctoral degrees, and 23 Certificates.
Lewis University offers 147 degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 1,758 students graduated with students earning 1,148 Bachelor's degrees, 582 Master's degrees, 15 Doctoral degrees, 7 Certificates, and 6 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Chicago Chicago, IL||12 : 1||17,452|
|Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL||16 : 1||6,515|
|Lake Forest College Lake Forest, IL||15 : 1||1,562|
|Wheaton College Wheaton, IL||14 : 1||3,004|
|School of the Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, IL||21 : 1||3,682|
|Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL||20 : 1||17,159|
|Valparaiso University Valparaiso, IN||12 : 1||3,502|
|DePaul University Chicago, IL||25 : 1||22,064|
|Lewis University Romeoville, IL||28 : 1||6,359|
|Dominican University River Forest, IL||20 : 1||3,029|
|Elmhurst College Elmhurst, IL||22 : 1||3,453|
|North Park University Chicago, IL||23 : 1||2,892|
|University of St Francis Joliet, IL||38 : 1||3,776|
|University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL||19 : 1||32,324|
|Carthage College Kenosha, WI||16 : 1||2,742|
|Trinity Christian College Palos Heights, IL||16 : 1||1,068|
|Judson University Elgin, IL||29 : 1||1,233|
|Fox College Bedford Park, IL||13 : 1||451|
|Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL||21 : 1||16,609|
|VanderCook College of Music Chicago, IL||14 : 1||144|