Information Technology Schools In Illinois

Information Technology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 62 accredited information technology schools in Illinois. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information technology in the state of Illinois, which encompasses information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology
  • Masters degree in Information Technology


Schools

  1. Southwestern Illinois College

    2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, Illinois 62221-5899

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  2. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

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  3. City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College

    6301 S Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois 60621-2709

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  4. City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College

    10001 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60628-1696

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  5. City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College

    1145 W Wilson Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60640-6063

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  6. City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College

    7500 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60652-1299

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  7. City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College

    30 E Lake St, Chicago, Illinois 60601-2449

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  8. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

    4300 N Narragansett, Chicago, Illinois 60634-1500

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  9. Concordia University in River Forest

    7400 Augusta, River Forest, Illinois 60305-1499

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  10. DePaul University

    55 E Jackson, Chicago, Illinois 60604

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. East-West University

    816 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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  12. Eastern Illinois University

    600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920

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  13. Elmhurst College

    190 Prospect Ave, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126-3096

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  14. Eureka College

    300 E. College Ave., Eureka, Illinois 61530

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  15. Greenville College

    315 E. College Ave, Greenville, Illinois 62246

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  16. Highland Community College in Freeport

    2998 W Pearl City Rd, Freeport, Illinois 61032-9341

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  17. University of Illinois at Chicago

    601 S Morgan, Chicago, Illinois 60607

    150 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. Benedictine University

    5700 College Rd, Lisle, Illinois 60532-0900

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  19. Illinois Institute of Technology

    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Illinois State University

    North and School Streets, Normal, Illinois 61790-1000

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. International Academy of Design and Technology in Chicago

    One North State Street - Suite 500, Chicago, Illinois 60602-3300

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  22. John A Logan College

    700 Logan College Road, Carterville, Illinois 62918-2500

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  23. Kankakee Community College

    100 College Drive, Kankakee, Illinois 60901

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  24. Kaskaskia College

    27210 College Rd, Centralia, Illinois 62801

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  25. Kishwaukee College

    21193 Malta Rd, Malta, Illinois 60150-9699

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  26. College of Lake County

    19351 W Washington St., Grayslake, Illinois 60030-1198

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  27. Lake Land College

    5001 Lake Land Blvd, Mattoon, Illinois 61938

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  28. Lewis University

    One University Parkway, Romeoville, Illinois 60446-2200

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  29. Loyola University Chicago

    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

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  30. MacCormac College

    29 E. Madison, Chicago, Illinois 60602-4405

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  31. McHenry County College

    8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012-2761

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  32. McKendree University

    701 College Rd, Lebanon, Illinois 62254-1291

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  33. Morton College

    3801 S Central Ave, Cicero, Illinois 60804-4398

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  34. National-Louis University

    122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

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  35. Northwestern University

    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

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  36. Oakton Community College

    1600 E Golf Rd., Des Plaines, Illinois 60016-1268

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  37. Olivet Nazarene University

    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

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  38. Prairie State College

    202 South Halsted Street, Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411-8226

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  39. Quincy University

    1800 College Ave, Quincy, Illinois 62301-2699

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  40. Vatterott College in Quincy

    3609 North Marx Drive, Quincy, Illinois 62305

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  41. Robert Morris University Illinois

    401 S State Street, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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  42. Rock Valley College

    3301 N Mulford Rd, Rockford, Illinois 61114-5699

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  43. Rockford College

    5050 E State St, Rockford, Illinois 61108-2311

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  44. Roosevelt University

    430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1394

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  45. Dominican University

    7900 W Division St, River Forest, Illinois 60305

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  46. University of St Francis

    500 N Wilcox St, Joliet, Illinois 60435-6188

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  47. Shawnee Community College

    8364 Shawnee College Rd, Ullin, Illinois 62992

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  48. Saint Augustine College

    1333-45 W Argyle, Chicago, Illinois 60640-3593

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  49. Southeastern Illinois College

    3575 College Road, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946

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  50. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

    Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512

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

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

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  52. Trinity Christian College

    6601 W College Dr, Palos Heights, Illinois 60463-0929

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  53. Triton College

    2000 5th Ave, River Grove, Illinois 60171-1995

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  54. Western Illinois University

    1 University Circle, Macomb, Illinois 61455

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  55. Harper College

    1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, Illinois 60067-7398

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  56. Knowledge Systems Institute

    3420 Main St, Skokie, Illinois 60076

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  57. Heartland Community College

    1500 West Raab Road, Normal, Illinois 61761-9446

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  58. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll

    Frontier Drive, Fairfield, Illinois 62837

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  59. University of Phoenix-Chicago Campus

    1500 McConnor Pkwy Ste 700, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173-4395

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  60. American InterContinental University-Online

    5550 Prairie Stone Pky-Ste 130, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60192

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  61. Ellis University

    111 N Canal St Ste 380, Chicago, Illinois 60606

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Cities

  1. Information Technology Schools in Chicago, IL18 Schools
  2. Information Technology Schools in Quincy, IL2 Schools
  3. Information Technology Schools in Rockford, IL2 Schools
  4. Information Technology Schools in Peoria, IL2 Schools
  5. Information Technology Schools in River Forest, IL2 Schools
  6. Information Technology Schools in Normal, IL2 Schools
  7. Information Technology Schools in Palos Heights, IL1 Schools
  8. Information Technology Schools in Greenville, IL1 Schools
  9. Information Technology Schools in South Holland, IL1 Schools
  10. Information Technology Schools in Lebanon, IL1 Schools
  11. Information Technology Schools in Crystal Lake, IL1 Schools
  12. Information Technology Schools in Lisle, IL1 Schools
  13. Information Technology Schools in Des Plaines, IL1 Schools
  14. Information Technology Schools in Ullin, IL1 Schools
  15. Information Technology Schools in Grayslake, IL1 Schools
  16. Information Technology Schools in Cicero, IL1 Schools
  17. Information Technology Schools in Centralia, IL1 Schools
  18. Information Technology Schools in Palatine, IL1 Schools
  19. Information Technology Schools in Kankakee, IL1 Schools
  20. Information Technology Schools in Fairfield, IL1 Schools
  21. Information Technology Schools in Skokie, IL1 Schools
  22. Information Technology Schools in Bourbonnais, IL1 Schools
  23. Information Technology Schools in Carbondale, IL1 Schools
  24. Information Technology Schools in Elmhurst, IL1 Schools
  25. Information Technology Schools in Freeport, IL1 Schools
  26. Information Technology Schools in Carterville, IL1 Schools
  27. Information Technology Schools in Malta, IL1 Schools
  28. Information Technology Schools in Harrisburg, IL1 Schools
  29. Information Technology Schools in Schaumburg, IL1 Schools
  30. Information Technology Schools in Macomb, IL1 Schools
  31. Information Technology Schools in River Grove, IL1 Schools
  32. Information Technology Schools in Eureka, IL1 Schools
  33. Information Technology Schools in Evanston, IL1 Schools
  34. Information Technology Schools in Chicago Heights, IL1 Schools
  35. Information Technology Schools in Charleston, IL1 Schools
  36. Information Technology Schools in Joliet, IL1 Schools
  37. Information Technology Schools in Mattoon, IL1 Schools
  38. Information Technology Schools in Romeoville, IL1 Schools
  39. Information Technology Schools in Belleville, IL1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Information Technology Employment

Illinois 105,680
National 2,922,550

Approximately 5% of the country's information technology professionals work in Illinois state.

Employment Growth for Information technology professionals In Illinois

104,470 112,410 111,980 115,090 13,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Illinois, the field of information technology is shrinking. In 2010 there were 90,980 less information technology professionals working in Illinois than there were in 2006. Thus, in Illinois, this field has shrunk by 87% in four years. This decline is slower than the change in the number of information technology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of information technology professionals has shrunk by 89% from 2006 to 2010.

Information Technology VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

$73,095 $78,021 $80,228 $81,162 $113,720
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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As the number of information technology professionals is declining, the salaries paid to information technology professionals are increasing in Illinois. The mean salary for information technology professionals in 2006 was $73,095 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $113,720 per year.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$63,270
25th percentile
$82,020
50th percentile
$106,870
75th percentile
$136,050
90th percentile
$165,230

This represents a growth in salaries of 36%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Illinois state, within the field of information technology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid information technology professionals earn 161% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Illinois

Computer Networking
$74,392
Computer Science
$69,394
Information Systems
$94,685
Information Technology
$80,728

Information technology professionals in Illinois earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Information Technology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Illinois

associate
30
bachelor
41
master
16
doctor
0
Certificate
19
Total106

As the number of information technology professionals is decreasing in Illinois state, the number of students graduating from the 62 accredited information technology schools in Illinois state is increasing. In Illinois, there were 1,286 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,295 graduates from information technology courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of information technology school degree or certificate graduates in Illinois by 1%. 39% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in information technology.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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