8 Best colleges for Operations Research in Illinois

Below is the list of best universities in Illinois ranked based on their research performance in Operations Research. A graph of 111K citations received by 2.11K academic papers made by 8 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 Operations Research

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

2. Northwestern University

For Operations Research

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

3. University of Chicago

For Operations Research

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

4. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Operations Research

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

5. Illinois Institute of Technology

For Operations Research

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

6. Northern Illinois University

For Operations Research

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

7. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Operations Research

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

8. Loyola University Chicago

For Operations Research

Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1230
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$37,731

Closest to Illinois states to learn Operations Research

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Indiana 4 10
Missouri 5 76
Wisconsin 3 29
Tennessee 4 78
Ohio 13 12
Michigan 5 6
Mississippi 3 140
Kansas 3 102
Alabama 4 81
Virginia 7 21
Georgia 4 5
North Carolina 7 23
Oklahoma 3 97
Pennsylvania 10 4
District of Columbia 5 60
Maryland 5 8
New York 14 15
New Jersey 4 24
Texas 13 2
Colorado 6 56
Massachusetts 11 1
Florida 9 31
Utah 3 88
Oregon 3 50
California 20 3