9 Best colleges for Game Design and Development in Illinois

Below is the list of best universities in Illinois ranked based on their research performance in Game Design and Development. A graph of 29.3K citations received by 953 academic papers made by 9 universities in Illinois was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

2. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

3. Northwestern University

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

4. University of Chicago

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

5. DePaul University

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
70%
Net Price
$33,319
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$24,589

6. Northern Illinois University

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
59%
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$11,848
Enrollment
16,769

7. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
97%

8. Bradley University

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$25,850

9. Illinois Institute of Technology

For Game Design and Development

Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$28,161

Closest to Illinois states to learn Game Design and Development

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Indiana 5 13
Missouri 4 56
Wisconsin 3 6
Tennessee 2 45
Ohio 11 42
Michigan 6 15
Mississippi 2 73
Kansas 4 91
Alabama 4 116
Virginia 5 16
Georgia 7 8
North Carolina 9 9
Nebraska 3 160
Pennsylvania 10 5
District of Columbia 4 77
Louisiana 3 93
Maryland 7 34
New York 15 14
New Jersey 5 12
Connecticut 3 38
Texas 18 28
Colorado 5 49
Massachusetts 12 1
Florida 9 11
Utah 3 43
Oregon 4 125
California 20 2