16 Best Civil Engineering schools in Illinois

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Below is a list of best universities in Illinois ranked based on their research performance in Civil Engineering. A graph of 30.8M citations received by 954K academic papers made by 16 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 Civil Engineering

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

2. Northwestern University

For Civil Engineering

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

3. University of Chicago

For Civil Engineering

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

4. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Civil Engineering

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

5. Illinois Institute of Technology

For Civil Engineering

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

6. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Civil Engineering

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

7. DePaul University

For Civil Engineering

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

8. Northern Illinois University

For Civil Engineering

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

9. Loyola University Chicago

For Civil Engineering

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

10. Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville

For Civil Engineering

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

11. Bradley University

For Civil Engineering

Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1170
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$25,312

12. Illinois State University

For Civil Engineering

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

13. Rush University

For Civil Engineering

Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
2,889
Male:Female
23:77
Founded
1972

14. Illinois College

For Civil Engineering

Acceptance Rate
75%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$18,914

15. Western Illinois University

For Civil Engineering

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

16. Illinois Wesleyan University

For Civil Engineering

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

Closest to Illinois states to learn Civil Engineering

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Indiana 10 28
Missouri 7 60
Iowa 4 37
Kentucky 7 68
Wisconsin 10 7
Tennessee 11 59
Ohio 18 15
Michigan 13 5
Arkansas 5 123
Minnesota 6 24
Mississippi 5 137
Kansas 3 72
Alabama 7 75
Virginia 13 16
Georgia 10 11
North Carolina 12 33
Oklahoma 4 84
Nebraska 4 62
South Carolina 6 70
Pennsylvania 23 14
South Dakota 5 171
District of Columbia 5 102
Louisiana 6 44
Maryland 11 6
New York 51 13
New Jersey 10 32
North Dakota 3 149
Connecticut 6 39
Texas 33 10
Colorado 8 29
Massachusetts 24 3
Rhode Island 3 91
Florida 17 26
New Hampshire 3 131
New Mexico 3 107
Maine 3 139
Utah 5 49
Arizona 3 25
Idaho 3 140
Oregon 5 54
Washington 7 8
California 47 1
Puerto Rico 3 254
Alaska 3 103