Graduate Schools in Illinois

For academic year 2019-2020, 91 graduate schools are active - 14 public and 77 private graduate schools.
  • The 2020 average graduate tuition & fees of Illinois graduate schools is $18,869 for Illinois residents and $19,247 for out-of-state students. University of Chicago has the highest graduate tuition & fees of $61,548 and The John Marshall Law School has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $1,840.
  • Total 158,143 students have enrolled in graduate schools in Illinois. Northwestern University is the largest graduate school with 14,044 graduate students. For the enrollment statistics, we exclude colleges whose rate of online students is higher than 50%.
  • Northwestern University offers the most number of graduate programs of 248 programs.
  • Concordia University-Chicago offers the most number of online graduate programs of 55 programs via distance learning.

90 Graduate Schools in Illinois Comparison Table

Next table lists all graduate schools located in Illinois. You can sort them to compare the schools focusing on specific topics by clicking each column title. The "-" value in table means that the corresponding data has not been reported or available.
College NameIllinois Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent Population (Total)Graduate Student PopulationNumber of Graduate ProgramsNumber of Full-time Faculty
Adler University
Chicago, IL
American Islamic College
Chicago, IL
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Aurora University
Aurora, IL
Blessing Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Quincy, IL
Bradley University
Peoria, IL
Catholic Theological Union at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Midwestern University-Downers Grove
Downers Grove, IL
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Chicago State University
Chicago, IL
Chicago Theological Seminary
Chicago, IL
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, IL
Concordia University-Chicago
River Forest, IL
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
DeVry University-Administrative Office
Naperville, IL
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL
Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, IL
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
Evanston, IL
Governors State University
University Park, IL
Greenville University
Greenville, IL
Hebrew Theological College
Skokie, IL
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Benedictine University
Lisle, IL
Illinois College of Optometry
Chicago, IL
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL
Illinois College
Jacksonville, IL
Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL
Illinois State University
Normal, IL
Institute for Clinical Social Work
Chicago, IL
The John Marshall Law School
Chicago, IL
Judson University
Elgin, IL
Lake Forest College
Lake Forest, IL
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management
Lake Forest, IL
Lewis University
Romeoville, IL
Lincoln Christian University
Lincoln, IL
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Rock Island, IL
McCormick Theological Seminary
Chicago, IL
McKendree University
Lebanon, IL
Meadville Lombard Theological School
Chicago, IL
Methodist College
Peoria, IL
Millikin University
Decatur, IL
Moody Bible Institute
Chicago, IL
National Louis University
Chicago, IL
National University of Health Sciences
Lombard, IL
North Central College
Naperville, IL
North Park University
Chicago, IL
Northern Baptist Theological Seminary
Lisle, IL
Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, IL
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Northeastern Illinois University
Chicago, IL
Olivet Nazarene University
Bourbonnais, IL
Quincy University
Quincy, IL
Robert Morris University Illinois
Chicago, IL
Rockford University
Rockford, IL
Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
Dominican University
River Forest, IL
Rush University
Chicago, IL
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing
Peoria, IL
University of St Francis
Joliet, IL
St. John's College-Department of Nursing
Springfield, IL
Saint Xavier University
Chicago, IL
University of Illinois at Springfield
Springfield, IL
University of Saint Mary of the Lake
Mundelein, IL
Spertus College
Chicago, IL
Saint Anthony College of Nursing
Rockford, IL
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Carbondale, IL
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL
Telshe Yeshiva-Chicago
Chicago, IL
Trinity Christian College
Palos Heights, IL
Trinity International University-Illinois
Deerfield, IL
University of Illinois University Administration
Urbana, IL
VanderCook College of Music
Chicago, IL
Resurrection University
Chicago, IL
Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL
Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL
Erikson Institute
Chicago, IL
Midwest College of Oriental Medicine-Evanston
Evanston, IL
University of Phoenix-Illinois
Chicago, IL
Pacific College of Health Science-Chicago
Chicago, IL
NorthShore University HealthSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia
Evanston, IL
Bexley Hall Seabury Western Theological Seminary Federation, Inc.
Chicago, IL
Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago
Chicago, IL
Rasmussen College-Illinois
Rockford, IL
Chamberlain University-Administrative Office
Downers Grove, IL
Chamberlain University-Illinois
Addison, IL
DeVry University-Illinois
Chicago, IL