Teaching Schools In Illinois

In Illinois, there are 91 accredited schools where teaching classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Illinois, and the future trends in teaching training at the following levels:

  • Teaching Certificate
  • Associates degree in Teaching
  • Bachelors degree in Teaching
  • Masters degree in Teaching
  • PhD degree in Teaching


Schools

  1. School of the Art Institute of Chicago

    36 S Wabash, Chicago, Illinois 60603

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  2. Augustana College in Rock Island

    639 38th St, Rock Island, Illinois 61201-2296

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  3. Aurora University

    347 S Gladstone Ave, Aurora, Illinois 60506-4892

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  4. Southwestern Illinois College

    2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, Illinois 62221-5899

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  5. Black Hawk College

    6600-34th Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265-5899

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  6. Blackburn College

    700 College Ave, Carlinville, Illinois 62626

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  7. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

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  8. Cannella School of Hair Design in Villa Park

    617 W. NORTH, Villa Park, Illinois 60181

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  9. Cannella School of Hair Design in Chicago on S Commercial

    9012 S Commercial, Chicago, Illinois 60617-4303

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  10. Cannella School of Hair Design in Chicago on S Archer

    4269 S Archer Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60632-2549

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  11. Cannella School of Hair Design in Elgin

    113-117 W Chicago St, Elgin, Illinois 60120

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  12. Chicago State University

    9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60628-1598

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  13. City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College

    6301 S Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois 60621-2709

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  14. City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College

    30 E Lake St, Chicago, Illinois 60601-2449

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  15. Columbia College Chicago

    600 South Michigan, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1996

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  16. Concordia University in River Forest

    7400 Augusta, River Forest, Illinois 60305-1499

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  17. Danville Area Community College

    2000 E Main St, Danville, Illinois 61832-5118

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  18. DePaul University

    55 E Jackson, Chicago, Illinois 60604

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. Eastern Illinois University

    600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920

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  20. Elmhurst College

    190 Prospect Ave, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126-3096

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  21. Eureka College

    300 E. College Ave., Eureka, Illinois 61530

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  22. Governors State University

    1 University Pky, University Park, Illinois 60484

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  23. Greenville College

    315 E. College Ave, Greenville, Illinois 62246

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  24. Hebrew Theological College

    7135 N Carpenter Rd, Skokie, Illinois 60077

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  25. Highland Community College in Freeport

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

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  26. University of Illinois at Chicago

    601 S Morgan, Chicago, Illinois 60607

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

    5700 College Rd, Lisle, Illinois 60532-0900

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  28. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    601 E John Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711

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  29. Illinois Wesleyan University

    1312 N Park St, Bloomington, Illinois 61702-2900

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  30. Illinois College

    1101 W College Ave, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650-2299

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  31. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College

    305 N West Street, Olney, Illinois 62450

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  32. Illinois Institute of Technology

    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

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

    North and School Streets, Normal, Illinois 61790-1000

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  34. Illinois Valley Community College

    815 N Orlando Smith Ave, Oglesby, Illinois 61348-9692

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  35. Joliet Junior College

    1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60431-8938

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  36. Judson University

    1151 N State St, Elgin, Illinois 60123-1498

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  37. Kankakee Community College

    100 College Drive, Kankakee, Illinois 60901

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  38. Kaskaskia College

    27210 College Rd, Centralia, Illinois 62801

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  39. Kendall College

    900 N. North Branch St., Chicago, Illinois 60642

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  40. College of Lake County

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

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  41. Lewis University

    One University Parkway, Romeoville, Illinois 60446-2200

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  42. Lincoln Christian University

    100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln, Illinois 62656-2111

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  43. Lincoln College

    300 Keokuk St, Lincoln, Illinois 62656

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  44. Loyola University Chicago

    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

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  45. MacMurray College

    447 E. College Ave, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650-2590

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  46. McKendree University

    701 College Rd, Lebanon, Illinois 62254-1291

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  47. Millikin University

    1184 W Main St, Decatur, Illinois 62522-2084

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  48. Monmouth College

    700 E Broadway, Monmouth, Illinois 61462-1998

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  49. Moody Bible Institute

    820 N LaSalle Blvd, Chicago, Illinois 60610-3284

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  50. Moraine Valley Community College

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

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  51. National-Louis University

    122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

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  52. North Central College

    30 N Brainard St, Naperville, Illinois 60540

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  53. North Park University

    3225 W Foster Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4895

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  54. Northern Illinois University

    1425 W. Lincoln Hwy., Dekalb, Illinois 60115-2828

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  55. Northwestern University

    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

    12 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  56. Northeastern Illinois University

    5500 N Saint Louis Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4699

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  57. Oakton Community College

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

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  58. Olivet Nazarene University

    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

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  59. Parkland College

    2400 W Bradley Ave, Champaign, Illinois 61821-1899

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  60. Pivot Point Beauty School in Evanston

    1560 Sherman Avenue - Suite 700, Evanston, Illinois 60201

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  61. Principia College

    1 Maybeck Place, Elsah, Illinois 62028-9799

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  62. Quincy University

    1800 College Ave, Quincy, Illinois 62301-2699

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  63. Rock Valley College

    3301 N Mulford Rd, Rockford, Illinois 61114-5699

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  64. Rockford College

    5050 E State St, Rockford, Illinois 61108-2311

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  65. Roosevelt University

    430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1394

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  66. Dominican University

    7900 W Division St, River Forest, Illinois 60305

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  67. University of St Francis

    500 N Wilcox St, Joliet, Illinois 60435-6188

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  68. Saint Xavier University

    3700 W 103rd St, Chicago, Illinois 60655

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  69. Shawnee Community College

    8364 Shawnee College Rd, Ullin, Illinois 62992

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  70. Saint Augustine College

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

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  71. Springfield College in Illinois

    1500 North Fifth Street, Springfield, Illinois 62702-2694

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  72. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

    Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512

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

    Il State Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1001

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  74. Taylor Business Institute

    318 West Adams Street, Suite 500, Chicago, Illinois 60606

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  75. South Suburban College

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

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  76. Trinity Christian College

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

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  77. Trinity International University in Deerfield

    2065 Half Day Rd, Deerfield, Illinois 60015-1283

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  78. Triton College

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

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  79. University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts

    2913 W. White Oaks Dr., Springfield, Illinois 62704

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  80. VanderCook College of Music

    3140 S. Federal St., Chicago, Illinois 60616-3731

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  81. Western Illinois University

    1 University Circle, Macomb, Illinois 61455

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  82. Wheaton College in Wheaton

    501 College Ave, Wheaton, Illinois 60187-5593

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  83. Harper College

    1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, Illinois 60067-7398

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  84. Cannella School of Hair Design in Chicago on W North Ave

    4217 W North Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60639-4828

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  85. Cannella School of Hair Design in Blue Island

    12943 S Western Ave, Blue Island, Illinois 60406-2130

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  86. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll

    Frontier Drive, Fairfield, Illinois 62837

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  87. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Lincoln Trail College

    11220 State Hwy 1, Robinson, Illinois 62454

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  88. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College

    2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863

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  89. Erikson Institute

    451 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60654-4510

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  90. Ellis University

    111 N Canal St Ste 380, Chicago, Illinois 60606

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  91. Citi College of Allied Health

    134 N LaSalle St Ste 720, Chicago, Illinois 60602

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Cities

  1. Teaching Schools in Chicago, IL25 Schools
  2. Teaching Schools in River Forest, IL2 Schools
  3. Teaching Schools in Joliet, IL2 Schools
  4. Teaching Schools in Jacksonville, IL2 Schools
  5. Teaching Schools in Lincoln, IL2 Schools
  6. Teaching Schools in Springfield, IL2 Schools
  7. Teaching Schools in Champaign, IL2 Schools
  8. Teaching Schools in Elgin, IL2 Schools
  9. Teaching Schools in Rockford, IL2 Schools
  10. Teaching Schools in Evanston, IL2 Schools
  11. Teaching Schools in Moline, IL1 Schools
  12. Teaching Schools in Quincy, IL1 Schools
  13. Teaching Schools in Blue Island, IL1 Schools
  14. Teaching Schools in Oglesby, IL1 Schools
  15. Teaching Schools in Olney, IL1 Schools
  16. Teaching Schools in Macomb, IL1 Schools
  17. Teaching Schools in Robinson, IL1 Schools
  18. Teaching Schools in Romeoville, IL1 Schools
  19. Teaching Schools in Monmouth, IL1 Schools
  20. Teaching Schools in Decatur, IL1 Schools
  21. Teaching Schools in Deerfield, IL1 Schools
  22. Teaching Schools in Palos Heights, IL1 Schools
  23. Teaching Schools in Eureka, IL1 Schools
  24. Teaching Schools in Carlinville, IL1 Schools
  25. Teaching Schools in Des Plaines, IL1 Schools
  26. Teaching Schools in Palos Hills, IL1 Schools
  27. Teaching Schools in Peoria, IL1 Schools
  28. Teaching Schools in Grayslake, IL1 Schools
  29. Teaching Schools in South Holland, IL1 Schools
  30. Teaching Schools in Bloomington, IL1 Schools
  31. Teaching Schools in Palatine, IL1 Schools
  32. Teaching Schools in Aurora, IL1 Schools
  33. Teaching Schools in Normal, IL1 Schools
  34. Teaching Schools in Skokie, IL1 Schools
  35. Teaching Schools in Lisle, IL1 Schools
  36. Teaching Schools in Ullin, IL1 Schools
  37. Teaching Schools in Dekalb, IL1 Schools
  38. Teaching Schools in Naperville, IL1 Schools
  39. Teaching Schools in Danville, IL1 Schools
  40. Teaching Schools in Centralia, IL1 Schools
  41. Teaching Schools in Charleston, IL1 Schools
  42. Teaching Schools in Fairfield, IL1 Schools
  43. Teaching Schools in Elmhurst, IL1 Schools
  44. Teaching Schools in Kankakee, IL1 Schools
  45. Teaching Schools in Edwardsville, IL1 Schools
  46. Teaching Schools in Mount Carmel, IL1 Schools
  47. Teaching Schools in River Grove, IL1 Schools
  48. Teaching Schools in Bourbonnais, IL1 Schools
  49. Teaching Schools in Elsah, IL1 Schools
  50. Teaching Schools in Carbondale, IL1 Schools
  51. Teaching Schools in Villa Park, IL1 Schools
  52. Teaching Schools in Freeport, IL1 Schools
  53. Teaching Schools in Belleville, IL1 Schools
  54. Teaching Schools in Wheaton, IL1 Schools
  55. Teaching Schools in Greenville, IL1 Schools
  56. Teaching Schools in Rock Island, IL1 Schools
  57. Teaching Schools in Lebanon, IL1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Teaching Employment

Illinois 187,980
National 4,078,490

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

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Illinois

197,900 177,030 168,760 188,170 174,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Illinois, teaching is a shrinking field. 23,360 less teaching professionals were working in Illinois in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Illinois, this field has shrunk by 12% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of teaching professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

$58,799 $60,046 $62,898 $64,536 $63,358
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to teaching professionals are growing in Illinois. The mean salary for teaching professionals in 2006 was $58,799 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $63,358 per year.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$30,596
25th percentile
$42,219
50th percentile
$56,327
75th percentile
$77,714
90th percentile
$95,278

Thus, teaching professionals' salaries grew by 7% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Illinois state, within the field of teaching, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid teaching professionals earn 211% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Illinois

Early Childhood Education
$48,010
Educational Leadership
$83,515
Elementary Education
$66,240
Special Education
$58,837
Teaching
$62,990

Teaching professionals in Illinois earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching programs available for each degree type for all schools in Illinois

associate
31
bachelor
261
master
176
doctor
17
Certificate
56
Total541

As the number of teaching professionals is decreasing in Illinois state, the number of students graduating from the 91 accredited teaching schools in Illinois state is increasing. In 2006 there were 8,926 teaching graduates from teaching courses in Illinois and in 2010 there were 10,086 graduates.

Thus there was a 13% percent increase in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in Illinois. 48% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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