Top 205 universities in Illinois | United States: Rankings & Acceptance rate

Rank
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University nameCountry & City
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
1 Northwestern University United States
Evanston
9%
2 University of Chicago United States
Chicago
9%
3 University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign United States
Champaign
62%
4 University of Illinois at Chicago United States
Chicago
77%
5 Southern Illinois University - Carbondale United States
Carbondale
76%
6 Chicago State University United States
Chicago
78%
7 Illinois Institute of Technology United States
Chicago
54%
8 Northern Illinois University United States
Dekalb
53%
9 Loyola University Chicago United States
Chicago
71%
10 DePaul University United States
Chicago
72%
11 University of Illinois at Springfield United States
Springfield
52%
12 University of Illinois University Administration United States
Urbana
13 Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville United States
Edwardsville
90%
14 Illinois State University United States
Normal
89%
15 Catholic Theological Union at Chicago United States
Chicago
16 Western Illinois University United States
Macomb
60%
17 Columbia College Chicago United States
Chicago
92%
18 Eastern Illinois University United States
Charleston
52%
19 Wheaton College - Illinois United States
Wheaton
85%
20 Bradley University United States
Peoria
71%
21 College of DuPage United States
Glen Ellyn
22 School of the Art Institute of Chicago United States
Chicago
70%
23 Saint Xavier University United States
Chicago
75%
24 Augustana College United States
Rock Island
59%
25 DeVry University - Illinois United States
Chicago
95%
26 Illinois Wesleyan University United States
Bloomington
61%
27 The John Marshall Law School United States
Chicago
55%
28 Elmhurst College United States
Elmhurst
71%
29 National Louis University United States
Chicago
86%
30 National University of Health Sciences United States
Lombard
31 Roosevelt University United States
Chicago
70%
32 Northeastern Illinois University United States
Chicago
69%
33 NorthShore University HealthSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia United States
Evanston
34 North Park University United States
Chicago
54%
35 Benedictine University United States
Lisle
62%
36 Knox College United States
Galesburg
72%
37 City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College United States
Chicago
38 Judson University United States
Elgin
71%
39 Trinity International University - Illinois United States
Deerfield
75%
40 Lewis University United States
Romeoville
54%
41 Olivet Nazarene University United States
Bourbonnais
66%
42 Governors State University United States
University Park
66%
43 Oakton Community College United States
Des Plaines
44 Dominican University United States
River Forest
65%
45 Parkland College United States
Champaign
46 Lake Forest College United States
Lake Forest
53%
47 Millikin University United States
Decatur
65%
48 Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science United States
North Chicago
49 Moody Bible Institute United States
Chicago
66%
50 Illinois Valley Community College United States
Oglesby
51 College of Lake County United States
Grayslake
52 McKendree University United States
Lebanon
62%
53 Erikson Institute United States
Chicago
54 Aurora University United States
Aurora
87%
55 Chamberlain University - Illinois United States
Addison
62%
56 Moraine Valley Community College United States
Palos Hills
57 Waubonsee Community College United States
Sugar Grove
58 Joliet Junior College United States
Joliet
59 Adler University United States
Chicago
60 Elgin Community College United States
Elgin
61 Illinois Central College United States
East Peoria
62 Greenville University United States
Greenville
66%
63 North Central College United States
Naperville
54%
64 Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago United States
Chicago
65 University of St Francis United States
Joliet
52%
66 Illinois College United States
Jacksonville
55%
67 Concordia University - Chicago United States
River Forest
75%
68 Triton College United States
River Grove
69 American InterContinental University United States
Schaumburg
70 Monmouth College United States
Monmouth
67%
71 Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago United States
Chicago
72 Black Hawk College United States
Moline
73 Southwestern Illinois College United States
Belleville
74 Illinois College of Optometry United States
Chicago
15%
75 Lewis and Clark Community College United States
Godfrey
76 Rock Valley College United States
Rockford
77 Lake Land College United States
Mattoon
78 John A Logan College United States
Carterville
79 Eureka College United States
Eureka
62%
80 Northern Baptist Theological Seminary United States
Lisle
81 Richland Community College United States
Decatur
82 Kendall College United States
Chicago
71%
83 Heartland Community College United States
Normal
84 McHenry County College United States
Crystal Lake
85 Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary United States
Evanston
86 Institute for Clinical Social Work United States
Chicago
87 Trinity Christian College United States
Palos Heights
83%
88 Lincoln Land Community College United States
Springfield
89 Robert Morris University Illinois United States
Chicago
67%
90 Prairie State College United States
Chicago Heights
91 Rockford University United States
Rockford
47%
92 Soma Institute-The National School of Clinical Massage Therapy United States
Chicago
93 Quincy University United States
Quincy
67%
94 Spertus College United States
Chicago
95 Principia College United States
Elsah
91%
96 Southeastern Illinois College United States
Harrisburg
97 University of Saint Mary of the Lake United States
Mundelein
98 MacMurray College United States
Jacksonville
60%
99 South Suburban College United States
South Holland
100 Sauk Valley Community College United States
Dixon
101 HSHS St. John's Hospital School of Clinical Laboratory Science United States
Springfield
102 Meadville Lombard Theological School United States
Chicago
103 VanderCook College of Music United States
Chicago
100%
104 Lincoln Christian University United States
Lincoln
62%
105 Chicago Theological Seminary United States
Chicago
106 Kankakee Community College United States
Kankakee
107 Highland Community College - Illinois United States
Freeport
108 Carl Sandburg College United States
Galesburg
109 Shimer College United States
Chicago
35%
110 Lincoln College United States
Lincoln
57%
111 Harrington College of Design United States
Chicago
112 Blackburn College United States
Carlinville
60%
113 Rend Lake College United States
Ina
114 Kaskaskia College United States
Centralia
115 McCormick Theological Seminary United States
Chicago
116 Midwest College of Oriental Medicine - Evanston United States
Evanston
117 The Salon Professional Academy - Shorewood United States
Shorewood
118 MacCormac College United States
Chicago
119 Coyne College United States
Chicago
120 Wabash Valley College United States
Mount Carmel
121 Morton College United States
Cicero
122 Spoon River College United States
Canton
123 John Wood Community College United States
Quincy
124 American Academy of Art United States
Chicago
125 HVAC Technical Institute United States
Chicago
126 Danville Area Community College United States
Danville
127 Larry's Barber College United States
Chicago
128 Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus United States
Bridgeview
94%
129 Rush University United States
Chicago
130 Resurrection University United States
Chicago
131 East-West University United States
Chicago
41%
132 Lakeview College of Nursing United States
Danville
133 Shawnee Community College United States
Ullin
134 Saint Augustine College United States
Chicago
135 Kishwaukee College United States
Malta
136 Cannella School of Hair Design - Villa Park United States
Villa Park
137 Midwest Technical Institute - Springfield United States
Springfield
138 AMERICAN ISLAMIC COLLEGE United States
Chicago
139 Morrison Institute of Technology United States
Morrison
140 Saint Anthony College of Nursing United States
Rockford
141 Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing United States
Peoria
85%
142 Blessing Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences United States
Quincy
65%
143 Hebrew Theological College United States
Skokie
95%
144 Bexley Hall Seabury Western Theological Seminary Federation, Inc. United States
Chicago
145 Midstate College United States
Peoria
100%
146 Southern Illinois University - System Office United States
Carbondale
147 National Latino Education Institute United States
Chicago
148 Flashpoint Chicago A Campus of Columbia College Hollywood United States
Chicago
39%
149 Madison Media Institute-Rockford Career College United States
Rockford
150 Methodist College United States
Peoria
35%
151 Blessing Hospital School of Radiologic Technology United States
Quincy
152 Midwestern Career College United States
Chicago
153 Taylor Business Institute United States
Chicago
78%
154 Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute United States
Skokie
155 Worsham College of Mortuary Science United States
Wheeling
156 Pivot Point Academy United States
Bloomingdale
157 Fox College United States
Bedford Park
61%
158 Mr John's School of Cosmetology Esthetics & Nails - Decatur United States
Decatur
159 Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences United States
Rock Island
160 Gem City College United States
Quincy
161 St. John's College-Department of Nursing United States
Springfield
162 William Rainey Harper College United States
Palatine
163 Christian Life College United States
Mount Prospect
164 Universal Spa Training Academy United States
Downers Grove
165 Lake Forest Graduate School of Management United States
Lake Forest
166 Graham Hospital School of Nursing United States
Canton
167 University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts United States
Springfield
168 Career Center of Southern Illinois United States
Red Bud
169 ETI School of Skilled Trades United States
Willowbrook
170 Ambria College of Nursing United States
Hoffman Estates
171 CALC Institute of Technology United States
Alton
172 Northwest Suburban College United States
Rollng Meadows
173 John Amico School of Hair Design United States
Oak Forest
174 J Renee College United States
Elgin
175 The University of Aesthetics & Cosmetology United States
Downers Grove
176 Hairmasters Institute of Cosmetology United States
Bloomington
177 First Institute of Travel, Inc. United States
Crystal Lake
178 Cameo Beauty Academy United States
Oak Lawn
179 Debutantes School of Cosmetology and Nail Technology United States
Dekalb
180 Oehrlein School of Cosmetology United States
East Peoria
181 CAAN Academy of Nursing United States
Matteson
182 Cosmetology & Spa Academy United States
Crystal Lake
183 Trenz Beauty Academy United States
Calumet City
184 Hair Professionals School of Cosmetology United States
Oswego
185 Telshe Yeshiva - Chicago United States
Chicago
76%
186 Unity Cosmetology College United States
Pontiac
187 SAE Institute of Technology - Chicago United States
Chicago
188 Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - Rockford United States
Rockford
189 Capri Beauty College United States
Oak Forest
190 Capital Area School of Practical Nursing United States
Springfield
191 Niles School of Cosmetology United States
Niles
192 Professional's Choice Hair Design Academy United States
Joliet
193 Steven Papageorge Hair Academy United States
Chicago
194 Rosel School of Cosmetology United States
Chicago
195 Networks Barber College United States
Calumet City
196 G Skin & Beauty Institute United States
Oakbrook
197 PCCTI IT and Healthcare United States
Oak Brook
198 Reflections Academy of Beauty United States
Decatur
199 Bell Mar Beauty College United States
Cicero
200 State Career College United States
Waukegan
201 Innovations Design Academy United States
Canton
202 Ultimate Touch Barber College United States
Richton Park
203 Curve Metric School of Hair Design United States
Elmwood Park
204 Tri-County Beauty Academy United States
Litchfield
205 Creative Touch Cosmetology School United States
Waterloo