Best Law Colleges in Illinois

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Illinois that offer Law 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 9 Law 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 Law Colleges in Illinois for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 The John Marshall Law School Chicago, IL

The John Marshall Law School offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a private university in a large city. In 2015, 381 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 381 Doctoral degrees.

2 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 2 Law Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 288 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 288 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
3 Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 278 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 278 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 University of Chicago Chicago, IL

University of Chicago offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 199 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 199 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
5 Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago offers 2 Law Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 270 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 270 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 179 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 179 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
7 DePaul University Chicago, IL

DePaul University offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 252 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 252 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
8 Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL

Northern Illinois University offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 100 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 100 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
9 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Carbondale, IL

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale offers 1 Law Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 99 students graduated in the study area of Law with students earning 99 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 68 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
The John Marshall Law School The John Marshall Law School Chicago, IL 11 : 1 1,204
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 7,792
University of Chicago University of Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
7 : 1 15,391
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL
4/5
20 : 1 45,842
DePaul University DePaul University Chicago, IL
5/5
20 : 1 23,539
Northern Illinois University Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL
3/5
22 : 1 20,130
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Carbondale, IL
3/5
16 : 1 17,292

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Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 9 Colleges 2,046 Graduates
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