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Finance Schools in Illinois

There are 30 schools in the state of Illinois offering finance programs. In 2010, 2,766 students graduated with degrees from Illinois finance schools. 1,832 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 853 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

2,746 students graduate from finance programs in this state, on average, per year. This accounts for 6% of students who schools in the United States graduate from finance programs. Of those, 72 students graduated with certificates in finance, three with an associate's level degree, 1,832 with a bachelor's level degree, 853 with a master's level degree, and six with a doctorate level degree.

30 finance schools are located in this state. And out of these, 13 schools are public, while 17 schools are private. While public finance school tuition varies from $7,492 to $13,096, private finance school tuition varies from $18,700 to $40,223.

Average tuition for programs in finance is $22,064. While the highest tuition for programs in finance, which is $40,223 every year, is at Northwestern University, the lowest tuition in Illinois, which is $7,492 each year, is at Northeastern Illinois University.

Finance schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Finance Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

2,746 students graduate from finance programs in this state, on average, per year. This accounts for 6% of students who schools in the United States graduate from finance programs. Of those, 72 students graduated with certificates in finance, three with an associate's level degree, 1,832 with a bachelor's level degree, 853 with a master's level degree, and six with a doctorate level degree.

Finance Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 17
  • Certificate 2007: 25
  • Certificate 2008: 32
  • Certificate 2009: 69
  • Certificate 2010: 72
  • Associate 2006: 14
  • Associate 2007: 15
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 21
  • Associate 2010: 3
  • Bachelor 2006: 1951
  • Bachelor 2007: 1965
  • Bachelor 2008: 1817
  • Bachelor 2009: 1917
  • Bachelor 2010: 1832
  • Master 2006: 1148
  • Master 2007: 1018
  • Master 2008: 866
  • Master 2009: 993
  • Master 2010: 853
  • Doctorate 2006: 9
  • Doctorate 2007: 6
  • Doctorate 2008: 7
  • Doctorate 2009: 2
  • Doctorate 2010: 6

Finance Program Availability in Illinois

Schools in this state offer a total of 50 programs in finance. Of these programs, 48% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Finance Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 24
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 2

Financial Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Financial Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41640
  • 25th Percentile: 54860
  • Median: 71090
  • 75th Percentile: 92880
  • 90th Percentile: 128510

Investment Fund Managers — Salary by Percentile

Investment Fund Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45020
  • 25th Percentile: 61850
  • Median: 85870
  • 75th Percentile: 117250
  • 90th Percentile: 157330

Personal Financial Advisors — Salary by Percentile

Personal Financial Advisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28080
  • 25th Percentile: 42460
  • Median: 70050
  • 75th Percentile: 96010
  • 90th Percentile: 153780

Financial Managers — Salary by Percentile

Financial Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54480
  • 25th Percentile: 74620
  • Median: 100630
  • 75th Percentile: 135670
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Financial Examiners — Salary by Percentile

Financial Examiners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51910
  • 25th Percentile: 67990
  • Median: 87340
  • 75th Percentile: 107040
  • 90th Percentile: 135270

Budget Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Budget Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48070
  • 25th Percentile: 57190
  • Median: 70560
  • 75th Percentile: 88790
  • 90th Percentile: 103860

Loan Interviewers and Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Loan Interviewers and Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24680
  • 25th Percentile: 29620
  • Median: 36160
  • 75th Percentile: 43650
  • 90th Percentile: 52880

Credit Authorizers — Salary by Percentile

Credit Authorizers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23800
  • 25th Percentile: 26960
  • Median: 31840
  • 75th Percentile: 43260
  • 90th Percentile: 56130

Credit Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Credit Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35820
  • 25th Percentile: 42870
  • Median: 55530
  • 75th Percentile: 75210
  • 90th Percentile: 106310

Loan Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Loan Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30960
  • 25th Percentile: 35280
  • Median: 40700
  • 75th Percentile: 50930
  • 90th Percentile: 69210

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34030
  • 25th Percentile: 48150
  • Median: 74980
  • 75th Percentile: 119260
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Loan Officers — Salary by Percentile

Loan Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31090
  • 25th Percentile: 42900
  • Median: 62360
  • 75th Percentile: 88600
  • 90th Percentile: 127390

Financial Quantitative Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Financial Quantitative Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38050
  • 25th Percentile: 46450
  • Median: 60400
  • 75th Percentile: 86520
  • 90th Percentile: 115750

Financial Analysts — Employment Trend

Financial Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67550
  • Median Salary 2007: 72140
  • Median Salary 2008: 74120
  • Median Salary 2009: 71480
  • Median Salary 2010: 71090
  • Total Employed 2006: 11840
  • Total Employed 2007: 13680
  • Total Employed 2008: 13780
  • Total Employed 2009: 12700
  • Total Employed 2010: 10690

Financial Quantitative Analysts — Employment Trend

Financial Quantitative Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56630
  • Median Salary 2007: 56810
  • Median Salary 2008: 62220
  • Median Salary 2009: 60320
  • Median Salary 2010: 60400
  • Total Employed 2006: 11820
  • Total Employed 2007: 12220
  • Total Employed 2008: 10570
  • Total Employed 2009: 8300
  • Total Employed 2010: 7780

Personal Financial Advisors — Employment Trend

Personal Financial Advisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66330
  • Median Salary 2007: 65590
  • Median Salary 2008: 72810
  • Median Salary 2009: 70290
  • Median Salary 2010: 70050
  • Total Employed 2006: 3440
  • Total Employed 2007: 3290
  • Total Employed 2008: 4510
  • Total Employed 2009: 5940
  • Total Employed 2010: 6860

Financial Managers — Employment Trend

Financial Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 93370
  • Median Salary 2007: 101570
  • Median Salary 2008: 104850
  • Median Salary 2009: 102860
  • Median Salary 2010: 100630
  • Total Employed 2006: 18800
  • Total Employed 2007: 20480
  • Total Employed 2008: 22130
  • Total Employed 2009: 22940
  • Total Employed 2010: 22520

Financial Examiners — Employment Trend

Financial Examiners — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71330
  • Median Salary 2007: 75300
  • Median Salary 2008: 79260
  • Median Salary 2009: 88200
  • Median Salary 2010: 87340
  • Total Employed 2006: 1420
  • Total Employed 2007: 1280
  • Total Employed 2008: 1310
  • Total Employed 2009: 1210
  • Total Employed 2010: 1390

Budget Analysts — Employment Trend

Budget Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67620
  • Median Salary 2007: 71590
  • Median Salary 2008: 74070
  • Median Salary 2009: 69040
  • Median Salary 2010: 70560
  • Total Employed 2006: 2160
  • Total Employed 2007: 2220
  • Total Employed 2008: 2160
  • Total Employed 2009: 1580
  • Total Employed 2010: 1530

Loan Interviewers and Clerks — Employment Trend

Loan Interviewers and Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32890
  • Median Salary 2007: 34300
  • Median Salary 2008: 36500
  • Median Salary 2009: 36100
  • Median Salary 2010: 36160
  • Total Employed 2006: 8370
  • Total Employed 2007: 9970
  • Total Employed 2008: 9100
  • Total Employed 2009: 9070
  • Total Employed 2010: 7770

Credit Authorizers — Employment Trend

Credit Authorizers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38850
  • Median Salary 2007: 36780
  • Median Salary 2008: 35250
  • Median Salary 2009: 29810
  • Median Salary 2010: 31840
  • Total Employed 2006: 3390
  • Total Employed 2007: 2530
  • Total Employed 2008: 2630
  • Total Employed 2009: 1840
  • Total Employed 2010: 2280

Credit Analysts — Employment Trend

Credit Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53510
  • Median Salary 2007: 55150
  • Median Salary 2008: 56240
  • Median Salary 2009: 54280
  • Median Salary 2010: 55530
  • Total Employed 2006: 3990
  • Total Employed 2007: 3750
  • Total Employed 2008: 3660
  • Total Employed 2009: 3360
  • Total Employed 2010: 3080

Loan Counselors — Employment Trend

Loan Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42430
  • Median Salary 2007: 42470
  • Median Salary 2008: 40010
  • Median Salary 2009: 39930
  • Median Salary 2010: 40700
  • Total Employed 2006: 1860
  • Total Employed 2007: 1300
  • Total Employed 2008: 1830
  • Total Employed 2009: 1615
  • Total Employed 2010: 1400

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents — Employment Trend

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60480
  • Median Salary 2007: 69790
  • Median Salary 2008: 70860
  • Median Salary 2009: 71170
  • Median Salary 2010: 74980
  • Total Employed 2006: 15850
  • Total Employed 2007: 17650
  • Total Employed 2008: 17880
  • Total Employed 2009: 18580
  • Total Employed 2010: 19530

Loan Officers — Employment Trend

Loan Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55590
  • Median Salary 2007: 56330
  • Median Salary 2008: 59510
  • Median Salary 2009: 59220
  • Median Salary 2010: 62360
  • Total Employed 2006: 16880
  • Total Employed 2007: 17530
  • Total Employed 2008: 16710
  • Total Employed 2009: 14780
  • Total Employed 2010: 13280

Investment Fund Managers — Employment Trend

Investment Fund Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72750
  • Median Salary 2007: 83650
  • Median Salary 2008: 89010
  • Median Salary 2009: 88320
  • Median Salary 2010: 85870
  • Total Employed 2006: 34870
  • Total Employed 2007: 43130
  • Total Employed 2008: 48680
  • Total Employed 2009: 51390
  • Total Employed 2010: 43790

Illinois vs National Finance Employment

Illinois vs National Finance Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 6.100% (141900)

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1. Quincy University

1800 College Ave
Quincy, IL 62301-2699
(217) 222-8020

Quincy University offers one program in finance. QU is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

2. Benedictine University

5700 College Rd
Lisle, IL 60532-0900
(630) 829-6000

Benedictine University offers one program in finance and it is located in the suburbs of Lisle, Illinois.

3. Northeastern Illinois University

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

Northeastern Illinois University, which is 8.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Chicago, IL and it offers one finance program. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

4. Illinois College

1101 W College Ave
Jacksonville, IL 62650-2299
(217) 245-3000

Illinois College offers one program in finance and it is in Jacksonville, IL. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance in terms of programs.

5. Loyola University - Chicago

1032 W. Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60660
(773) 274-3000

Loyola University-Chicago offers two programs in finance. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level finance degree by this university and one degree at the master's level in finance. It is near the center of the city. It is a 4-year research institution.

6. Lewis University

One University Parkway
Romeoville, IL 60446-2200
(815) 838-0500

Lewis University is located in Romeoville, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two finance programs. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level finance degree by Lewis and one degree at the master's level in finance.

7. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

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

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is located in Carbondale, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one finance program. 20,037 students pursue degrees in 218 SIUC programs, overall. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in finance.

8. The University of St Francis

500 N Wilcox St
Joliet, IL 60435-6188
(815) 740-3360

The University of St Francis, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Joliet, IL and USF offers one finance program. It is a 4-year institution.

9. Roosevelt University

430 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605-1394
(312) 341-3500

Roosevelt University is located in the center of Chicago. Roosevelt offers two finance programs. Roosevelt offers students two bachelor's level finance degrees. It is a 4-year institution.

10. DePaul University

55 E Jackson
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 362-8000

DePaul University is in the center of Chicago. It offers three finance programs. Of those, it offers one finance degree at the bachelor's level to students and two degrees at the master's level in finance. 25,145 students seek degrees in 247 DePaul University programs, overall. In terms of programs, DePaul is the second biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

11. Bradley University

1501 W Bradley Ave
Peoria, IL 61625-0001
(309) 676-7611

Bradley University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Peoria, IL. Bradley offers two finance programs. Specifically, students are offered one finance degree at the bachelor's level by BU and one master's level degree in finance. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

12. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

601 E John Street
Champaign, IL 61820-5711
(217) 333-1000

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is near the center of the city. It offers three finance programs. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in finance by it, one master's level degree in finance, and one doctorate level degree in finance. 43,862 students pursue degrees in 358 U of I programs, overall. In terms of programs, the U of I is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

13. Harper College

1200 W Algonquin Rd
Palatine, IL 60067-7398
(847) 925-6000

Harper College is located in the suburbs of Palatine, Illinois. This school offers two programs in finance. Specifically, it offers one finance certificate to students and one associate's level degree in finance. It is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois. This school is the second biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance in terms of programs.

14. Northern Illinois University

1425 W. Lincoln Hwy.
Dekalb, IL 60115-2828
(800) 892-3050

Northern Illinois University is in the suburbs of Dekalb, Illinois and Northern Illinois offers one finance program. It is one of 10 research universities in Illinois.

15. Oakton Community College

1600 E Golf Rd.
Des Plaines, IL 60016-1268
(847) 635-1600

Oakton Community College, which is near the center of the city, is in Des Plaines, IL. It offers two finance programs. This college offers students two certificates in finance. This college is a public 2-year institution. It ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Illinois.

16. Aurora University

347 S Gladstone Ave
Aurora, IL 60506-4892
(630) 892-6431

Aurora University is located in the suburbs of Aurora, Illinois and it offers one program in finance. Overall, 4,437 students seek degrees in 47 AU programs.

17. Lewis and Clark Community College

5800 Godfrey Rd
Godfrey, IL 62035
(618) 468-7000

Lewis and Clark Community College is in Godfrey, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one finance program. Overall, 8,406 students pursue degrees in 69 Lewis and Clark Community College programs. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

18. Illinois Central College

One College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001
(309) 694-5422

Illinois Central College offers two finance programs. More specifically, this college offers students one certificate in finance and one associate's level finance degree. This college, which is just a few miles from East Peoria, is located in a rural setting. This large college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

19. Eastern Illinois University

600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-5000

Eastern Illinois University is located in town of Charleston, Illinois and it offers one finance program. It is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

20. North Central College

30 N Brainard St
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 637-5100

North Central College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Naperville, IL and it offers one finance program. 2,902 students seek degrees in 66 North Central College programs, overall. This liberal arts college is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance programs.

21. Elmhurst College

190 Prospect Ave
Elmhurst, IL 60126-3096
(630) 617-3500

Elmhurst College offers one finance program and this school is located in the suburbs of Elmhurst, Illinois. It is a 4-year institution.

22. Western Illinois University

1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455
(309) 295-1414

Western Illinois University offers one finance program and it is located in Macomb, IL. It is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks eighth in the state of Illinois.

23. Millikin University

1184 W Main St
Decatur, IL 62522-2084
(217) 424-6211

Millikin University offers one program in finance and Milikin, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Decatur, IL. Overall, 2,328 students seek degrees in 44 programs at MU.

24. Illinois State University

North and School Streets
Normal, IL 61790-1000
(309) 438-2111

Illinois State University offers one finance program and it is located in the center of Normal. 21,134 students seek degrees in 131 Illinois State University programs, overall. This school ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of Illinois.

25. Saint Xavier University

3700 W 103rd St
Chicago, IL 60655
(773) 298-3000

Saint Xavier University offers six programs in finance. Of those, Saint Xavier offers students one finance certificate, one finance degree at the bachelor's level, and four master's level finance degrees. It is near Chicago, IL. 4,852 students pursue degrees in 124 Saint Xavier programs, overall. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in finance.

26. The Illinois Institute of Technology

3300 S Federal St
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 567-3000

The Illinois Institute of Technology, which is near the center of the city, is in Chicago, IL. This university offers two programs in finance. It offers students two master's level degrees in finance. It is one of 10 research universities in Illinois.

27. The University of Illinois at Chicago

601 S Morgan
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 996-7000

The University of Illinois at Chicago is near the center of the city and UIC offers one program in finance. It is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois.

28. Black Hawk College

6600-34th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265-5899
(309) 796-5000

Black Hawk College offers two programs in finance. Of those, it offers students one finance certificate and one degree at the associate's level in finance. This community college, which is 4.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Moline, IL. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance programs.

29. North Park University

3225 W Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60625-4895
(773) 244-6200

North Park University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Chicago, IL and it offers one program in finance. This school is a 4-year institution.

30. Northwestern University

633 Clark St
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-3741

Northwestern University offers three programs in finance. More specifically, it offers one finance certificate to students, one master's level degree in finance, and one degree at the doctorate level in finance. This university, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Evanston, IL. This university is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Illinois offering finance.

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