Best Economics Colleges in Illinois

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Illinois that offer Economics 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 37 Economics schools located within Illinois. 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 Economics Colleges in Illinois for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 12 Economics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 539 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 393 Bachelor's degrees, 71 Master's degrees, 48 Certificates degrees, and 27 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
2 University of Chicago Chicago, IL

University of Chicago offers 4 Economics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 371 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 330 Bachelor's degrees, 28 Doctoral degrees, and 13 Master's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
3 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers 5 Economics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 506 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 380 Bachelor's degrees, 113 Master's degrees, and 13 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
4 Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago offers 4 Economics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 56 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 56 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
5 Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology offers 1 Economics Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city.

Based on 12 Reviews
6 Bradley University Peoria, IL

Bradley University offers 4 Economics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 8 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
7 Elmhurst College Elmhurst, IL

Elmhurst College offers 2 Economics Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 6 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
8 Lewis University Romeoville, IL

Lewis University offers 2 Economics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 14 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 14 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
9 Saint Xavier University Chicago, IL

Saint Xavier University offers 1 Economics Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city.

10 North Park University Chicago, IL

North Park University offers 2 Economics Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city.

Based on 8 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
University of Chicago University of Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
7 : 1 15,391
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL
4/5
20 : 1 45,842
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 7,792
Bradley University Bradley University Peoria, IL
5/5
14 : 1 5,338
Elmhurst College Elmhurst College Elmhurst, IL
5/5
15 : 1 3,298
Lewis University Lewis University Romeoville, IL
5/5
19 : 1 6,679
Saint Xavier University Saint Xavier University Chicago, IL
5/5
17 : 1 3,949
North Park University North Park University Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 3,159
University of Illinois at Chicago University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL
3/5
14 : 1 29,048
McKendree University McKendree University Lebanon, IL
5/5
19 : 1 3,001
Roosevelt University Roosevelt University Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 5,352
Northern Illinois University Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL
3/5
22 : 1 20,130
Benedictine University Benedictine University Lisle, IL
5/5
19 : 1 5,954
Illinois State University Illinois State University Normal, IL
3/5
22 : 1 20,760
Eastern Illinois University Eastern Illinois University Charleston, IL
3/5
17 : 1 8,520
North Central College North Central College Naperville, IL
5/5
16 : 1 2,962
DePaul University DePaul University Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 23,539
Western Illinois University Western Illinois University Macomb, IL
3/5
18 : 1 11,094
Dominican University Dominican University River Forest, IL
5/5
15 : 1 3,696
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Carbondale, IL
3/5
16 : 1 17,292
Olivet Nazarene University Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais, IL
5/5
18 : 1 4,892
Wheaton College Wheaton College Wheaton, IL
5/5
13 : 1 2,929
Illinois Wesleyan University Illinois Wesleyan University Bloomington, IL
5/5
11 : 1 1,842

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