Computer Engineering Schools In Illinois

Computer Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 14 accredited computer engineering schools in Illinois. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer engineering and computer engineering training in Illinois, which includes computer engineering training at the following levels:

  • Computer Engineering Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering
  • Masters degree in Computer Engineering
  • PhD degree in Computer Engineering


Schools

  1. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

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  2. DeVry University-Illinois

    3300 N Campbell Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60618-5994

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  3. Eastern Illinois University

    600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920

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  4. University of Illinois at Chicago

    601 S Morgan, Chicago, Illinois 60607

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

    601 E John Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711

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  6. Illinois Institute of Technology

    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. John A Logan College

    700 Logan College Road, Carterville, Illinois 62918-2500

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  8. Lincoln Land Community College

    5250 Shepherd Rd, Springfield, Illinois 62794-9256

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  9. Moraine Valley Community College

    9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills, Illinois 60465-0937

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  10. Northwestern University

    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

    12 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Olivet Nazarene University

    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

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  12. Rend Lake College

    468 N Ken Gray Pky, Ina, Illinois 62846

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  13. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

    Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

    Il State Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1001

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Computer Engineering Employment

Illinois 30,950
National 945,160

Of all of the computer engineering professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Illinois.

Employment Growth for Computer engineering professionals In Illinois

33,280 38,490 36,240 34,010 1,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Computer Engineering is a shrinking field in Illinois. In 2010 there were 31,850 less computer engineering professionals working in Illinois than there were in 2006. This represents a 96% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of computer engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 92% from 2006 to 2010.

Computer Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

$81,527 $86,470 $89,310 $92,150 $92,860
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Illinois, as the number of computer engineering professionals is declining, the salaries earned by computer engineering professionals are increasing. The mean salary for computer engineering professionals in 2006 was $81,527 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $92,860 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$56,190
25th percentile
$70,020
50th percentile
$90,270
75th percentile
$111,310
90th percentile
$139,330

Thus, computer engineering professionals' salaries grew by 12% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Illinois, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of computer engineering. The pay differential between the highest paid computer engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 148%

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Illinois

Computer Engineering
$91,873
Computer Science
$69,394
Electrical Engineering
$70,250
Engineering
$73,108
Software Engineering
$81,945

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
5
Total17

As the number of computer engineering professionals is decreasing in Illinois state, the number of students graduating from the 14 accredited computer engineering schools in Illinois state is decreasing. In Illinois, there were 428 graduates in 2006. And there were 230 graduates from computer engineering courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 46% percent decrease in the number of computer engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Illinois. A majority of these graduates, or 53%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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