18 Best colleges for Political Economy in Illinois

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Below is a list of best universities in Illinois ranked based on their research performance in Political Economy. A graph of 30.8M citations received by 954K academic papers made by 18 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 Chicago

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$33,727

2. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
85%

3. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
81%

4. Northwestern University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$29,999

5. Loyola University Chicago

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$29,371

6. DePaul University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
69%
Net Price
$31,872
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$25,282

7. Northern Illinois University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
70%
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$13,008
Enrollment
16,234

8. Illinois State University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

9. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

10. Illinois Wesleyan University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
45%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$30,610

11. University of Illinois at Springfield

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

12. Roosevelt University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
990
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$23,964

13. Eastern Illinois University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
72%
Average SAT
1020
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
99%

14. Wheaton College - Illinois

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
86%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$28,319

15. Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
98%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
99%

16. Northeastern Illinois University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
62%
Receiving Aid
84%
Average Aid
$10,529
Enrollment
6,440

17. Western Illinois University

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
72%
Receiving Aid
95%
Average Aid
$13,937
Enrollment
7,455

18. Illinois Institute of Technology

For Political Economy

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$26,789

Closest to Illinois states to learn Political Economy

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Indiana 8 31
Missouri 7 48
Iowa 4 46
Kentucky 4 67
Wisconsin 5 13
Tennessee 6 43
Ohio 15 11
Michigan 8 9
Arkansas 3 84
Minnesota 4 52
Mississippi 3 138
Kansas 3 71
Alabama 4 89
Virginia 13 24
Georgia 8 38
North Carolina 11 18
Oklahoma 3 86
Nebraska 3 126
South Carolina 4 73
Pennsylvania 21 23
District of Columbia 6 17
Louisiana 4 78
Maryland 10 28
New York 44 2
New Jersey 8 7
Connecticut 6 3
Texas 17 15
Colorado 6 42
Massachusetts 21 10
Rhode Island 4 88
Florida 10 53
New Hampshire 3 58
Maine 5 125
Utah 3 62
Arizona 3 36
Oregon 5 77
Washington 6 14
California 41 1