This widget requires JavaScript to run. Visit Site for more...

Best Computer Science Colleges in Chicago

Best Universities Badge

We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Chicago that offer Computer Science degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 24 Computer Science schools located within Chicago. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Computer Science Colleges in Chicago for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Chicago Chicago, IL

University of Chicago offers 4 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 124 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 79 Master's degrees, 41 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
2 Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology offers 3 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 238 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 187 Master's degrees, 43 Bachelor's degrees, and 8 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
3 Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL

Northern Illinois University offers 3 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 204 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 124 Master's degrees, and 80 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
4 University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL

University of Illinois at Chicago offers 3 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 156 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 83 Bachelor's degrees, 60 Master's degrees, and 13 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
5 DePaul University Chicago, IL

DePaul University offers 3 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 132 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 75 Master's degrees, 56 Bachelor's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 40 Reviews
6 Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago offers 2 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 14 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 14 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 Wheaton College Wheaton, IL

Wheaton College offers 2 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 9 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
8 Lewis University Romeoville, IL

Lewis University offers 2 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
9 Northeastern Illinois University Chicago, IL

Northeastern Illinois University offers 3 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a large city. In 2015, 99 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 72 Bachelor's degrees, and 27 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
10 Saint Xavier University Chicago, IL

Saint Xavier University offers 2 Computer Science Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 20 students graduated in the study area of Computer Science with students earning 20 Bachelor's degrees.

List of all Computer Science Colleges in Chicago

Filter:
Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Chicago University of Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
7 : 1 15,391
Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 7,792
Northern Illinois University Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL
3/5
22 : 1 20,130
University of Illinois at Chicago University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL
3/5
14 : 1 29,048
DePaul University DePaul University Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 23,539
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
Wheaton College Wheaton College Wheaton, IL
5/5
13 : 1 2,929
Lewis University Lewis University Romeoville, IL
5/5
19 : 1 6,679
Northeastern Illinois University Northeastern Illinois University Chicago, IL
3/5
24 : 1 9,891
Saint Xavier University Saint Xavier University Chicago, IL
5/5
17 : 1 3,949
Elmhurst College Elmhurst College Elmhurst, IL
5/5
15 : 1 3,298
Roosevelt University Roosevelt University Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 5,352
Dominican University Dominican University River Forest, IL
5/5
15 : 1 3,696
Chicago State University Chicago State University Chicago, IL
3/5
17 : 1 4,767
Valparaiso University Valparaiso University Valparaiso, IN
5/5
13 : 1 4,524
University of St Francis University of St Francis Joliet, IL
5/5
21 : 1 3,957
Aurora University Aurora University Aurora, IL
4/5
21 : 1 5,423
Benedictine University Benedictine University Lisle, IL
5/5
19 : 1 5,954
Purdue University-Calumet Campus Purdue University-Calumet Campus Hammond, IN
2/5
31 : 1 9,301
Governors State University Governors State University University Park, IL
3/5
20 : 1 5,938
Lake Forest College Lake Forest College Lake Forest, IL
5/5
13 : 1 1,600
Trinity Christian College Trinity Christian College Palos Heights, IL
5/5
14 : 1 1,320
Computer Systems Institute Computer Systems Institute Skokie, IL 27 : 1 2,969
University Logo Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago Chicago, IL 3 : 1 28

Search Computer Science Programs

  • Program Descriptions
    • Information Technology (BS)
    • Information Technology - Network Administration Specialization (BS)
    • Information Technology - Information and System Security Specialization (BS)
    • Information Technology - Database Administration Specialization (BS)
    • Information Systems (MS)
  • Program Descriptions
    • Bachelor of Science in Computer Programming
    • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Technology Innovation
    • Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems
    • B.S. in Information Technology
    • B.S. in Computer Programming
    • B.S. in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Cyber Security
    • Master of Science in Business Analytics
    • M.S. in Information Technology Management
    • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • Program Descriptions
    • MBA: Computer and Information Security
    • DBA: Computer and Information Security
    • Ph.D IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Computer and Information Security
  • Program Descriptions
    • Microcomputer Applications - Associate of Applied Science
    • Network Administration and Security - Diploma

Additional Computer Science Degree Facts for Chicago Schools

Chicago Schools offering online Computer Science degrees

Online Computer Science degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 187 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Computer Science degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Illinois Institute of Technology 0 0 0 187 0
Lewis University 0 0 24 0 0
How many Chicago schools offer online Computer Science degrees?
  • 1 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Computer Science degree programs were earned in Chicago?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 21 Colleges 537 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 5 Colleges 27 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 11 Colleges 667 Graduates
You've Started Your List