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Emergency Management Schools in Illinois

There are four Illinois schools offering emergency management programs. In 2010, 102 students graduated from programs at Illinois emergency management schools. 50 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 40 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 84 students graduate from emergency management programs in Illinois each year. This accounts for 9% of emergency management students who US schools graduate. Of those, 12 students graduated with certificates in emergency management, 40 with a bachelor's level degree, and 50 with a master's level degree.

Four emergency management schools are located in this midwestern state. Out of these, two schools are private, while two schools are public. Private emergency management school tuition is $18,355, while tuition at a public emergency management school varies from $7,492 to $8,101.

Average tuition for emergency management programs is $11,256. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,492 every year, is at Northeastern Illinois University, the highest tuition for emergency management programs, which is $18,355 each year, is at National-Louis University.

Schools in Illinois offer certificates, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in emergency management.

Emergency Management Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 84 students graduate from emergency management programs in Illinois each year. This accounts for 9% of emergency management students who US schools graduate. Of those, 12 students graduated with certificates in emergency management, 40 with a bachelor's level degree, and 50 with a master's level degree.

Emergency Management Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2
  • Certificate 2007: 9
  • Certificate 2008: 9
  • Certificate 2009: 8
  • Certificate 2010: 12
  • Bachelor 2006: 24
  • Bachelor 2007: 23
  • Bachelor 2008: 34
  • Bachelor 2009: 30
  • Bachelor 2010: 40
  • Master 2006: 56
  • Master 2007: 31
  • Master 2008: 23
  • Master 2009: 59
  • Master 2010: 50

Emergency Management Program Availability in Illinois

Illinois schools offer a total of six programs in emergency management. Of these programs, about 50% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Emergency Management Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 3

Career Trends

Emergency Management Directors — Salary by Percentile

Emergency Management Directors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17560
  • 25th Percentile: 18520
  • Median: 29320
  • 75th Percentile: 60580
  • 90th Percentile: 83930

Business Continuity Planners — Salary by Percentile

Business Continuity Planners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26180
  • 25th Percentile: 38700
  • Median: 55320
  • 75th Percentile: 77470
  • 90th Percentile: 106500

Career Trends

Emergency Management Directors — Employment Trend

Emergency Management Directors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34610
  • Median Salary 2007: 33520
  • Median Salary 2008: 32540
  • Median Salary 2009: 43780
  • Median Salary 2010: 29320
  • Total Employed 2006: 580
  • Total Employed 2007: 510
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 350
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Business Continuity Planners — Employment Trend

Business Continuity Planners — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55340
  • Median Salary 2007: 53900
  • Median Salary 2008: 53220
  • Median Salary 2009: 54420
  • Median Salary 2010: 55320
  • Total Employed 2006: 64630
  • Total Employed 2007: 84230
  • Total Employed 2008: 93955
  • Total Employed 2009: 103680
  • Total Employed 2010: 93030

Illinois vs National Emergency Management Employment

Illinois vs National Emergency Management Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 9.289% (93430)

Emergency Management Schools in Illinois

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1. Northeastern Illinois University

5500 N Saint Louis Ave
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
(773) 583-4050

Northeastern Illinois University offers two emergency management programs. Specifically, students are offered one emergency management degree at the bachelor's level by NEIU and one degree at the master's level in emergency management. This school, which is 8.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Chicago, IL. This school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois. NEIU is the second largest institution in the state of Illinois offering emergency management in terms of programs.

2. Spertus College

610 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 922-9012

Spertus College is in the center of Chicago and this school offers one program in emergency management. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering emergency management in terms of programs.

3. National-Louis University

122 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60603
(800) 443-5522

National-Louis University is in the center of Chicago. National Louis offers two emergency management programs. Specifically, National Louis offers one degree at the bachelor's level in emergency management to students and one master's level degree in emergency management. 6,154 students pursue degrees in 77 National Louis programs, overall. This school is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in emergency management.

4. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901-4512
(618) 453-2121

Founded in 1869, Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is in Carbondale, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This research university is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Illinois. Students are offered ten certificates, four degrees at the associates level, 91 bachelors level degrees, 75 masters level degrees, and 38 doctoral level degrees by it. In 2010, 20,037 students pursued degrees from the 131 programs at this university. SIUC offers subjects including biomedical engineering, english, and information technology. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. SIUC is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois.

5. The University of Illinois at Springfield

One University Plaza
Springfield, IL 62703-5407
(217) 206-6600

The University of Illinois at Springfield offers one program in emergency management and UIS is near the heart of downtown. This mid-sized school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering emergency management.

6. Concordia University - Chicago

7400 Augusta
River Forest, IL 60305-1499
(708) 771-8300

Founded in 1864, Concordia University-Chicago is a 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of River Forest, Illinois. It offers subjects such as sports management and human services. CUC offers students three certificates, 52 degrees at the bachelors level, 25 masters level degrees, and two doctoral level degrees. 5,223 students sought degrees from the 67 programs at this small school in 2010. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.