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Language Schools in Illinois

There are 47 schools in the state of Illinois offering language programs. 1,587 students graduated from programs at Illinois language schools in 2010. 1,224 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 203 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,506 students graduate from programs in this state in language each year. This accounts for 4% of students who US schools graduate from language programs. More specifically, 65 students graduated with language certificates, 27 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,224 with a bachelor's level degree, 203 with a degree at the master's level, and 68 with a degree at the doctorate level.

47 language schools are in this state. And out of these, 15 schools are public, while 32 schools are private. Tuition at a public language school varies from $7,492 to $13,096, while tuition at a private language school varies from $14,996 to $42,041.

Average tuition for language programs is $22,669. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,492 each year, is at Northeastern Illinois University, the highest tuition for language programs, which is $42,041 per year, is at the University of Chicago.

Illinois language schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Language Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,506 students graduate from programs in this state in language each year. This accounts for 4% of students who US schools graduate from language programs. More specifically, 65 students graduated with language certificates, 27 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,224 with a bachelor's level degree, 203 with a degree at the master's level, and 68 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Language Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 70
  • Certificate 2007: 63
  • Certificate 2008: 51
  • Certificate 2009: 45
  • Certificate 2010: 65
  • Associate 2006: 29
  • Associate 2007: 25
  • Associate 2008: 31
  • Associate 2009: 31
  • Associate 2010: 27
  • Bachelor 2006: 927
  • Bachelor 2007: 1038
  • Bachelor 2008: 1087
  • Bachelor 2009: 1184
  • Bachelor 2010: 1224
  • Master 2006: 185
  • Master 2007: 204
  • Master 2008: 188
  • Master 2009: 194
  • Master 2010: 203
  • Doctorate 2006: 66
  • Doctorate 2007: 74
  • Doctorate 2008: 69
  • Doctorate 2009: 64
  • Doctorate 2010: 68

Language Program Availability in Illinois

Schools in this state offer a total of 223 language programs. Of these programs, about 64.1% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Language Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 5
  • Bachelor: 143
  • Master: 40
  • Doctorate: 29

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18800
  • 25th Percentile: 24080
  • Median: 30980
  • 75th Percentile: 38240
  • 90th Percentile: 46760

Interpreters and Translators — Salary by Percentile

Interpreters and Translators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24860
  • 25th Percentile: 29680
  • Median: 39450
  • 75th Percentile: 52560
  • 90th Percentile: 72120

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24200
  • 25th Percentile: 34010
  • Median: 46670
  • 75th Percentile: 67350
  • 90th Percentile: 97170

Speech-Language Pathologists — Salary by Percentile

Speech-Language Pathologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37030
  • 25th Percentile: 48860
  • Median: 65370
  • 75th Percentile: 82900
  • 90th Percentile: 102740

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants — Employment Trend

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25300
  • Median Salary 2007: 28830
  • Median Salary 2008: 30450
  • Median Salary 2009: 31910
  • Median Salary 2010: 30980
  • Total Employed 2006: 9550
  • Total Employed 2007: 12180
  • Total Employed 2008: 12430
  • Total Employed 2009: 11880
  • Total Employed 2010: 11090

Interpreters and Translators — Employment Trend

Interpreters and Translators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30950
  • Median Salary 2007: 32340
  • Median Salary 2008: 32890
  • Median Salary 2009: 37500
  • Median Salary 2010: 39450
  • Total Employed 2006: 880
  • Total Employed 2007: 1020
  • Total Employed 2008: 1120
  • Total Employed 2009: 1060
  • Total Employed 2010: 1100

Speech-Language Pathologists — Employment Trend

Speech-Language Pathologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57940
  • Median Salary 2007: 63590
  • Median Salary 2008: 64630
  • Median Salary 2009: 63980
  • Median Salary 2010: 65370
  • Total Employed 2006: 5780
  • Total Employed 2007: 5590
  • Total Employed 2008: 6750
  • Total Employed 2009: 6620
  • Total Employed 2010: 6990

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49770
  • Median Salary 2007: 49620
  • Median Salary 2008: 49130
  • Median Salary 2009: 50970
  • Median Salary 2010: 46670
  • Total Employed 2006: 2910
  • Total Employed 2007: 2540
  • Total Employed 2008: 2130
  • Total Employed 2009: 2010
  • Total Employed 2010: 2620

Illinois vs National Language Employment

Illinois vs National Language Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 5.183% (21800)

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1. Rockford College

5050 E State St
Rockford, IL 61108-2311
(815) 226-4050

Rockford College offers five language programs. It offers students five language degrees at the bachelor's level. This liberal arts college is near the heart of downtown. It is a 4-year institution.

2. Wheaton College

501 College Ave
Wheaton, IL 60187-5593
(630) 752-5000

Wheaton College offers four language programs. It offers students four language degrees at the bachelor's level. This small school is in the suburbs of Wheaton, Illinois. It is a 4-year institution.

3. Lake Forest College

555 N Sheridan Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045-2399
(847) 234-3100

Lake Forest College is in the suburbs of Lake Forest, Illinois. It offers four language programs. Students are offered four degrees at the bachelor's level in language by it. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

4. MacMurray College

447 E. College Ave
Jacksonville, IL 62650-2590
(217) 479-7000

MacMurray College is in Jacksonville, IL. It offers three programs in language. More specifically, this school offers students one language degree at the associate's level and two language degrees at the bachelor's level. Overall, 528 students seek degrees in 24 programs at this liberal arts college.

5. Quincy University

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

Quincy University offers one language program. It is a 4-year institution.

6. Benedictine University

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

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

7. Columbia College - Chicago

600 South Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605-1996
(312) 663-1600

Columbia College-Chicago offers one program in language and it is in the center of Chicago. It is a 4-year institution.

8. Northeastern Illinois University

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

Northeastern Illinois University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Chicago, IL. This school offers four language programs. Of those, NEIU offers students three bachelor's level degrees in language and one master's level degree in language. 11,746 students seek degrees in 69 programs at this school, overall.

9. Illinois Wesleyan University

1312 N Park St
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900
(309) 556-1000

Illinois Wesleyan University is in the center of Bloomington. This school offers four language programs. This small school offers students four language degrees at the bachelor's level. Overall, 2,094 students seek degrees in 38 programs at IWU.

10. Knox College

2 E South St
Galesburg, IL 61401-9999
(309) 341-7000

Knox College offers six programs in language. Students are offered six bachelor's level degrees in language by it. This liberal arts college is located in Galesburg, IL. Overall, 1,392 students seek degrees in 35 Knox College programs. In terms of programs, this school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering language.

11. Trinity International University - Illinois

2065 Half Day Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015-1283
(847) 945-8800

Trinity International University-Illinois offers one program in language and TIU is in the suburbs of Deerfield, Illinois. TIU is a 4-year institution.

12. Trinity Christian College

6601 W College Dr
Palos Heights, IL 60463-0929
(708) 597-3000

Trinity Christian College is in the suburbs of Palos Heights, Illinois and this school offers one program in language. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

13. Augustana College

639 38th St
Rock Island, IL 61201-2296
(309) 794-7000

Augustana College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Rock Island, IL. It offers six programs in language. Students are offered six degrees at the bachelor's level in language by this school. Overall, 2,532 students seek degrees in 54 programs at Augustana.

14. The University of Chicago

5801 S Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-1234

The University of Chicago offers 32 programs in language. Of those, it offers students 11 degrees at the bachelor's level in language, ten language degrees at the master's level, and 11 degrees at the doctorate level in language. It is 6.3 miles from the center of the city. Chicago is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois.

15. Monmouth College

700 E Broadway
Monmouth, IL 61462-1998
(309) 457-2311

Monmouth College offers five language programs. Students are offered five degrees at the bachelor's level in language by it. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

16. Principia College

1 Maybeck Place
Elsah, IL 62028-9799
(618) 374-2131

Principia College offers four language programs. This school offers students four bachelor's level degrees in language. This very small school, which is very close to Elsah, Illinois, is located in a rural setting. Principia is a 4-year institution.

17. Illinois College

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

Illinois College offers three programs in language. Students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in language by it. This very small school is in town of Jacksonville, Illinois. 878 students pursue degrees in 30 Illinois College programs, overall.

18. Blackburn College

700 College Ave
Carlinville, IL 62626
(217) 854-3231

Blackburn College is located in Carlinville, IL and it offers one program in language. It is a 4-year institution.

19. Loyola University - Chicago

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

Loyola University-Chicago is 8.4 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers 12 programs in language. More specifically, it offers students seven degrees at the bachelor's level in language, four master's level language degrees, and one doctorate level language degree. It is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois.

20. Dominican University

7900 W Division St
River Forest, IL 60305
(708) 366-2490

Dominican University is located in the suburbs of River Forest, Illinois. Dominican offers three programs in language. Students are offered three language degrees at the bachelor's level by DU. It is a 4-year institution.

21. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

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

Southern Illinois University Carbondale offers nine language programs. Specifically, students are offered seven degrees at the bachelor's level in language by it and two language degrees at the master's level. SIUC, which is very close to Carbondale, Illinois, is located in a rural setting. It is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois.

22. Roosevelt University

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

Roosevelt University offers one language program and it is in the center of Chicago. In terms of programs, this school is the tenth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering language.

23. Greenville College

315 E. College Ave
Greenville, IL 62246
(618) 664-2800

Greenville College offers one program in language. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

24. DePaul University

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

DePaul University is located in the center of Chicago. This school offers six language programs. Students are offered six bachelor's level degrees in language by it. DePaul is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Illinois offering language.

25. John A Logan College

700 Logan College Road
Carterville, IL 62918-2500
(618) 985-3741

John A Logan College is in Carterville, IL. This school offers two language programs. Of those, this mid-sized school offers students one certificate in language and one associate's level degree in language. This school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering language programs.

26. Bradley University

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

Bradley University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Peoria, IL. Bradley offers three language programs. This school offers three bachelor's level language degrees to students.

27. Southwestern Illinois College

2500 Carlyle Ave
Belleville, IL 62221-5899
(618) 235-2700

Southwestern Illinois College, which is very close to Belleville, Illinois, is in a rural setting. This school offers two language programs. Of those, students are offered one language certificate by this school and one associate's level language degree. Overall, 13,221 students pursue degrees in 100 Southwestern Illinois College programs. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering language programs.

28. Olivet Nazarene University

One University Avenue
Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2271
(815) 939-5011

Olivet Nazarene University offers two programs in language. It offers two bachelor's level language degrees to students. This liberal arts college is in the suburbs of Bourbonnais, Illinois. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

29. 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 heart of downtown. This university offers 27 programs in language. Out of those, the U of I offers nine bachelor's level language degrees to students, nine master's level language degrees, and nine doctorate level language degrees. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

30. Harper College

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

Harper College is located in the suburbs of Palatine, Illinois and it offers one program in language. 16,060 students pursue degrees in 94 programs at this large school, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the second largest institution in the state of Illinois offering language.

31. McKendree University

701 College Rd
Lebanon, IL 62254-1291
(618) 537-4481

McKendree University is in the suburbs of Lebanon, Illinois and it offers one program in language. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois. This school is the oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering language programs.

32. Northern Illinois University

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

Northern Illinois University is in the suburbs of Dekalb, Illinois. NIU offers six programs in language. Specifically, students are offered four bachelor's level degrees in language by Northern Illinois and two degrees at the master's level in language. NIU is one of 10 research universities in Illinois. NIU is the tenth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering language in terms of programs.

33. Aurora University

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

Aurora University is located in the suburbs of Aurora, Illinois and AU offers one language program. 4,437 students pursue degrees in 47 programs at this school, overall.

34. Illinois Central College

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

Illinois Central College is in East Peoria, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in language. Out of those, this college offers students one language certificate and one associate's level degree in language. Overall, 13,078 students pursue degrees in 99 Illinois Central College programs. This community college is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering language.

35. Concordia University - Chicago

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

Concordia University-Chicago offers two language programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level language degrees by this school. This school is located in the suburbs of River Forest, Illinois. 5,223 students pursue degrees in 82 programs at Concordia, overall.

36. Eastern Illinois University

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

Eastern Illinois University offers one program in language and EIU is in Charleston, IL. It is a public 4-year institution.

37. North Central College

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

North Central College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Naperville, IL. This school offers five language programs. Students are offered five language degrees at the bachelor's level by this liberal arts college. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution.

38. Elmhurst College

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

Elmhurst College is in the suburbs of Elmhurst, Illinois. This school offers four programs in language. Students are offered four bachelor's level degrees in language by this school. Elmhurst is a 4-year institution.

39. Chicago State University

9501 S. King Drive
Chicago, IL 60628-1598
(773) 995-2000

Chicago State University offers one language program. CSU is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

40. Western Illinois University

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

Western Illinois University is located in town of Macomb, Illinois. It offers two programs in language. WIU offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in language. 12,585 students pursue degrees in 111 WIU programs, overall.

41. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Il State Rte 157
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1001
(618) 650-2000

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is located in the suburbs of Edwardsville, Illinois and it offers one language program. 14,133 students seek degrees in 112 programs at this big university, overall.

42. Millikin University

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

Millikin University, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Decatur, IL and MU offers one language program. 2,328 students pursue degrees in 44 programs at this school, overall.

43. Illinois State University

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

Illinois State University offers four programs in language. Specifically, students are offered three bachelor's level degrees in language by it and one master's level degree in language. This big school is located in the center of Normal. Overall, 21,134 students pursue degrees in 131 programs at this school.

44. Saint Xavier University

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

Saint Xavier University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1846. SXU is near Chicago, IL. SXU offers subjects including computer science, healthcare, and information systems. Students are offered 15 certificates, 60 degrees at the bachelors level, and 49 masters level degrees by SXU. 4,852 students pursued degrees from the 96 programs at SXU in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this medium-sized school.

45. Waubonsee Community College

Rte 47 at Waubonsee Drive
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-0901
(630) 466-7900x5756

Waubonsee Community College, which is very close to Sugar Grove, Illinois, is in a rural area. It offers three language programs. More specifically, this community college offers two language certificates to students and one associate's level language degree. Overall, 10,428 students pursue degrees in 80 programs at this college. This community college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering language programs.

46. The University of Illinois at Chicago

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

The University of Illinois at Chicago is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. UIC offers ten programs in language. Out of those, students are offered five bachelor's level language degrees by it, three master's level degrees in language, and two degrees at the doctorate level in language. It is a public, 4-year, research institution.

47. North Park University

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

North Park University offers three language programs. Students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in language by it. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Chicago, IL. 3,233 students seek degrees in 61 programs at North Park, overall.

48. Northwestern University

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

Northwestern University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Evanston, IL. It offers 21 language programs. Out of those, it offers nine language degrees at the bachelor's level to students, six master's level language degrees, and six language degrees at the doctorate level. This big university is a 4-year research institution. It is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering language in terms of programs.