Biomedical Engineering Schools In Illinois

There are 12 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Illinois for faculty who teach biomedical engineering classes to choose from. The trends in Illinois' biomedical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in biomedical engineering includes biomedical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Biomedical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering


  1. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Midwestern University in Downers Grove

    555 31st Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515-5514

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. DeVry University-Illinois

    3300 N Campbell Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60618-5994

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Illinois at Chicago

    601 S Morgan, Chicago, Illinois 60607

    150 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    601 E John Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Illinois Institute of Technology

    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Joliet Junior College

    1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60431-8938

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Loyola University Chicago

    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
  9. National University of Health Sciences

    200 E Roosevelt Rd, Lombard, Illinois 60148-4583

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  10. Northwestern University

    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

    12 U.S. News National University Ranking
  11. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

    Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
  12. South Suburban College

    15800 South State Street, South Holland, Illinois 60473-1200

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Biomedical Engineering Employment

Illinois 890
National 15,280

Approximately 6% of the country's biomedical engineering professionals work in Illinois state.

Employment Growth for Biomedical engineering professionals In Illinois

No data 360 660 830 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Biomedical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

No data $87,450 $87,200 $81,730 $81,230
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Illinois

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90th percentile

In Illinois state, within the field of biomedical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid biomedical engineering professionals earn 125% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Illinois

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical engineering professionals in Illinois earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Illinois


In 2006 there were 335 biomedical engineering graduates from biomedical engineering courses in Illinois and in 2010 there were 362 graduates.

This represents a 8% increase in the number of biomedical engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Illinois state. A majority of these graduates, or 30%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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