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Nursing Schools in Illinois

There are 97 Illinois schools offering nursing programs. 15,721 students graduated with degrees from Illinois nursing schools in 2010. 9,166 of all these students graduated with certificates and 2,979 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 14,177 students graduate from nursing programs in Illinois each year. This accounts for 5% of nursing students who US schools graduate. Of those, 9,166 students graduated with nursing certificates, 2,979 with an associate's level degree, 2,718 with a bachelor's level degree, 828 with a master's level degree, and 30 with a doctorate level degree.

97 nursing schools are located in Illinois. And of these, 57 schools are public, while 40 schools are private. Tuition at a public nursing school varies from $8,401 to $12,053, while private nursing school tuition varies from $11,700 to $35,256.

Average tuition for programs in nursing is $21,823. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $8,401 each year, is at Chicago State University, while the highest tuition for nursing programs, which is $35,256 per year, is at Illinois Wesleyan University.

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

Nursing Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 14,177 students graduate from nursing programs in Illinois each year. This accounts for 5% of nursing students who US schools graduate. Of those, 9,166 students graduated with nursing certificates, 2,979 with an associate's level degree, 2,718 with a bachelor's level degree, 828 with a master's level degree, and 30 with a doctorate level degree.

Nursing Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 6269
  • Certificate 2007: 6573
  • Certificate 2008: 6906
  • Certificate 2009: 7789
  • Certificate 2010: 9166
  • Associate 2006: 2220
  • Associate 2007: 2392
  • Associate 2008: 2293
  • Associate 2009: 2611
  • Associate 2010: 2979
  • Bachelor 2006: 2097
  • Bachelor 2007: 2436
  • Bachelor 2008: 2741
  • Bachelor 2009: 2765
  • Bachelor 2010: 2718
  • Master 2006: 506
  • Master 2007: 551
  • Master 2008: 640
  • Master 2009: 783
  • Master 2010: 828
  • Doctorate 2006: 22
  • Doctorate 2007: 39
  • Doctorate 2008: 53
  • Doctorate 2009: 49
  • Doctorate 2010: 30

Nursing Program Availability in Illinois

Illinois schools offer a total of 252 nursing programs. Of these programs, around 43.3% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the associates level, the bachelors level, and the doctoral level.

Nursing Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 109
  • Associate: 45
  • Bachelor: 36
  • Master: 56
  • Doctorate: 6

Nurse Anesthetists — Salary by Percentile

Nurse Anesthetists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23520
  • 25th Percentile: 27760
  • Median: 36640
  • 75th Percentile: 59820
  • 90th Percentile: 84730

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29400
  • 25th Percentile: 34450
  • Median: 40900
  • 75th Percentile: 47270
  • 90th Percentile: 53830

Critical Care Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Critical Care Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43630
  • 25th Percentile: 53440
  • Median: 65150
  • 75th Percentile: 78130
  • 90th Percentile: 91810

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47310
  • 25th Percentile: 57340
  • Median: 73350
  • 75th Percentile: 90030
  • 90th Percentile: 110220

Nurse Anesthetists — Employment Trend

Nurse Anesthetists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31310
  • Median Salary 2007: 38280
  • Median Salary 2008: 42120
  • Median Salary 2009: 41850
  • Median Salary 2010: 36640
  • Total Employed 2006: 4010
  • Total Employed 2007: 4140
  • Total Employed 2008: 4540
  • Total Employed 2009: 4910
  • Total Employed 2010: 5940

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37230
  • Median Salary 2007: 39010
  • Median Salary 2008: 40880
  • Median Salary 2009: 40790
  • Median Salary 2010: 40900
  • Total Employed 2006: 24270
  • Total Employed 2007: 24760
  • Total Employed 2008: 23980
  • Total Employed 2009: 24390
  • Total Employed 2010: 23200

Critical Care Nurses — Employment Trend

Critical Care Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55180
  • Median Salary 2007: 59900
  • Median Salary 2008: 62440
  • Median Salary 2009: 63850
  • Median Salary 2010: 65150
  • Total Employed 2006: 103100
  • Total Employed 2007: 104130
  • Total Employed 2008: 108820
  • Total Employed 2009: 116340
  • Total Employed 2010: 120810

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73350
  • Median Salary 2007: 78090
  • Median Salary 2008: 76870
  • Median Salary 2009: 75840
  • Median Salary 2010: 73350
  • Total Employed 2006: 15990
  • Total Employed 2007: 16650
  • Total Employed 2008: 17460
  • Total Employed 2009: 19690
  • Total Employed 2010: 17890

Illinois vs National Nursing Employment

Illinois vs National Nursing Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 4.263% (167840)

Nursing Schools in Illinois

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1. The Capital Area School of Practical Nursing

2201 Toronto Rd
Springfield, IL 62712-3803
(217) 585-2160x201

The Capital Area School of Practical Nursing, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Springfield, IL and this school offers one program in nursing. This school is a public institution.

2. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Wabash Valley College

2200 College Drive
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College is located in town of Mount Carmel, Illinois. This college offers three nursing programs. Out of those, students are offered two nursing certificates by this college and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

3. John Wood Community College

1301 S 48th Street
Quincy, IL 62305-8736
(217) 224-6500

John Wood Community College, which is near Quincy, is located in a rural area. It offers three nursing programs. Specifically, this community college offers two nursing certificates to students and one nursing degree at the associate's level. Overall, 2,501 students seek degrees in 34 programs at this college.

4. Rockford College

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

Rockford College is near the center of the city and it offers one program in nursing. 1,330 students pursue degrees in 45 programs at Rockford, overall.

5. The Illinois School of Health Careers

11 East Adams St. Ste 200
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 913-1230

The Illinois School of Health Careers is in the center of Chicago and it offers one program in nursing. This vocational school is one of 100 vocational schools in Illinois.

6. The Lakeview College of Nursing

903 N Logan Ave
Danville, IL 61832
(217) 443-5238

The Lakeview College of Nursing, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Danville, IL and it offers one nursing program. This school is one of 11 nursing schools in Illinois.

7. Wheaton College

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

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

8. Danville Area Community College

2000 E Main St
Danville, IL 61832-5118
(217) 443-3222

Danville Area Community College is 2.1 miles from the center of the city. It offers three programs in nursing. More specifically, it offers students two certificates in nursing and one associate's level degree in nursing. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

9. Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761-9446
(309) 268-8000

Heartland Community College, which is very close to Normal, Illinois, is in a rural setting. This college offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this community college offers one nursing certificate to students and one associate's level nursing degree. Overall, 5,459 students seek degrees in 36 programs at this college.

10. Rush University

600 S. Paulina St. STE 440
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-7100

Rush University, which is 2.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Chicago, IL. It offers four nursing programs. Of those, this university offers one nursing certificate to students, one nursing degree at the bachelor's level, one degree at the master's level in nursing, and one doctorate level degree in nursing. It is one of 10 institutions with a medical school in Illinois. In terms of programs, Rush is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

11. The Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

3333 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
(847) 578-3000

The Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science offers one program in nursing and this school is in the suburbs of North Chicago, Illinois. Overall, 1,937 students seek degrees in 34 programs at this specialized school.

12. The Citi College of Allied Health

134 N LaSalle St Ste 720
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 236-9000

The Citi College of Allied Health is located in the center of Chicago and this school offers one nursing program. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

13. City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College

7500 S Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60652-1299
(773) 838-7500

City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College is near the center of the city. It offers two nursing programs. Of those, this community college offers students one nursing certificate and one associate's level degree in nursing. 8,965 students seek degrees in 30 City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College programs, overall.

14. Sauk Valley Community College

173 Illinois Rt 2
Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 288-5511

Sauk Valley Community College is in town of Dixon, Illinois. It offers three nursing programs. More specifically, students are offered two nursing certificates by it and one nursing degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

15. City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

1900 W Van Buren
Chicago, IL 60612-3197
(312) 850-7000

City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, students are offered one nursing certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is 2.3 miles from the center of the city. This college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

16. MacMurray College

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

MacMurray College is located in Jacksonville, IL and it offers one program in nursing. This very small school is a 4-year institution.

17. Quincy University

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

Quincy University offers one nursing program. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

18. Spoon River College

23235 North County 22
Canton, IL 61520-8622
(309) 647-4645

Spoon River College is located in Canton, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers students one nursing certificate and one nursing degree at the associate's level. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

19. Benedictine University

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

Benedictine University offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level nursing degree by it and one master's level degree in nursing. It is located in the suburbs of Lisle, Illinois. Overall, 6,892 students seek degrees in 74 Benedictine University programs.

20. The Midwest Technical Institute - East Peoria

280 High Point Ln
East Peoria, IL 61611
(309) 427-2750

The Midwest Technical Institute-East Peoria is located in the suburbs of East Peoria, Illinois and it offers one program in nursing. This vocational school is one of 100 vocational schools in Illinois.

21. The West Suburban College of Nursing

3 Erie Ct
Oak Park, IL 60302-2519
(708) 763-6530

The West Suburban College of Nursing is located in the suburbs of Oak Park, Illinois. This school offers two nursing programs. Out of those, this nursing school offers one bachelor's level degree in nursing to students and one master's level degree in nursing. 282 students pursue degrees in two programs at this nursing school, overall.

22. East-West University

816 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 939-0111x1804

East-West University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1980. This school, which is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Chicago, IL. It offers eight certificates, four associates level degrees, and six bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 936 students pursued degrees from the 11 programs at this liberal arts college. It offers subjects including business and administrative assistant and secretarial science. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

23. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Olney Central College

305 N West Street
Olney, IL 62450
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College offers three nursing programs. Out of those, it offers two certificates in nursing to students and one nursing degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

24. Illinois Wesleyan University

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

Illinois Wesleyan University is in the center of Bloomington and IWU offers one nursing program. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

25. The Saint Anthony College of Nursing

5658 E State St
Rockford, IL 61108-2468
(815) 395-5091

The Saint Anthony College of Nursing offers two programs in nursing. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level nursing degree by it and one master's level degree in nursing. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Rockford, IL. It is a 4-year institution.

26. Shawnee Community College

8364 Shawnee College Rd
Ullin, IL 62992
(618) 634-3200

Shawnee Community College, which is several miles from Ullin, is located in a rural setting. It offers three nursing programs. Out of those, this community college offers students two nursing certificates and one nursing degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

27. St Johns College

729 E. Carpenter St
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 525-5628

St Johns College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Springfield, IL and this school offers one program in nursing. This school is a 4-year institution.

28. The Blessing Rieman College of Nursing

Broadway at 11th Street
Quincy, IL 62305-7005
(217) 228-5520x6991

The Blessing Rieman College of Nursing offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, this school offers one nursing degree at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level nursing degree. It is located in town of Quincy, Illinois. 261 students seek degrees in two programs at this specialized school, overall.

29. The Americare Institute

1300 Greenbrook Blvd. Suite 101
Hanover Park, IL 60133
(847) 397-0300x21

The Americare Institute is in the suburbs of Hanover Park, Illinois and it offers one program in nursing. It is a for-profit institution.

30. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Lincoln Trail College

11220 State Hwy 1
Robinson, IL 62454
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Lincoln Trail College offers one program in nursing and it is in Robinson, IL. It is a public 2-year institution.

31. The Illinois School of Health Careers - O'Hare

8750 W Bryn Mawr Ste 300
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 458-1111

The Illinois School of Health Careers-O'Hare is located near Chicago, IL and it offers one nursing program. It is a for-profit institution.

32. The College of Office Technology

1520 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642-3312
(773) 278-0042x11

The College of Office Technology, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Chicago, IL and it offers one nursing program.

33. City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College

10001 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60628-1696
(773) 291-6100

City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College offers two nursing programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in nursing by it and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

34. Trinity Christian College

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

Trinity Christian College is located in the suburbs of Palos Heights, Illinois and it offers one program in nursing. This small school is a 4-year institution.

35. Highland Community College

2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032-9341
(815) 235-6121

Highland Community College offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, it offers one nursing certificate to students and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This college is in Freeport, IL. Overall, 2,419 students seek degrees in 30 programs at this community college.

36. ITT Technical Institute - Orland Park

11551 184th Place
Orland Park, IL 60467
(708) 326-3200

ITT Technical Institute-Orland Park is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is located in Orland Park, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is one of several campuses. It offers subjects including computer programming and project management. ITT offers students nine degrees at the associates level and seven degrees at the bachelors level. In 2010, 558 students pursued degrees from the 13 programs at ITT Tech. It is one of 8 technical colleges in Illinois.

37. Illinois Valley Community College

815 N Orlando Smith Ave
Oglesby, IL 61348-9692
(815) 224-2720

Illinois Valley Community College offers three nursing programs. Of those, this college offers two certificates in nursing to students and one associate's level degree in nursing. This community college is located in Oglesby, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 4,507 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this college.

38. The Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

2122 - 25th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201-5317
(309) 779-7700

The Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences, which is near the center of the city, is located in Rock Island, IL. It offers two nursing programs. More specifically, this school offers students one associate's level nursing degree and one nursing degree at the bachelor's level. This specialized school is a 4-year institution.

39. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Frontier Community Coll

Frontier Drive
Fairfield, IL 62837
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll is in Fairfield, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one program in nursing. 2,171 students seek degrees in 16 Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll programs, overall.

40. The Beck Area Career Center - Red Bud

6137 Beck Rd
Red Bud, IL 62278
(618) 473-2222

The Beck Area Career Center-Red Bud, which is only a few miles from Red Bud, is located in a rural setting. It offers two programs in nursing. This school offers two nursing certificates to students. It is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois. In terms of programs, this school is the third biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

41. The Midwest Technical Institute - Springfield

2731 Farmers Market Road
Springfield, IL 62707
(217) 527-8324

The Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield offers one nursing program and this school is 5.0 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 684 students pursue degrees in eight programs at this school.

42. SOLEX College

350 E Dundee Rd Ste 200
Wheeling, IL 60090-3104
(847) 229-9595

SOLEX College is in the suburbs of Wheeling, Illinois and it offers one program in nursing. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

43. The Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

511 NE Greenleaf St
Peoria, IL 61603-3783
(309) 655-2201

The Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing offers three nursing programs. Of those, this school offers students one nursing certificate, one nursing degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level degree in nursing. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Peoria, IL. Overall, 489 students pursue degrees in three Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing programs. In terms of programs, it is the tenth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

44. The Graham Hospital School of Nursing

210 W Walnut St
Canton, IL 61520-2497
(309) 647-4086

The Graham Hospital School of Nursing is in town of Canton, Illinois and it offers one nursing program. This school is a 2-year institution.

45. Chamberlain College of Nursing - Addison

1221 N Swift Rd
Addison, IL 60101
(630) 953-3680

Chamberlain College of Nursing-Addison is a for-profit 4-year institution. Chamberlain is located in the suburbs of Addison, Illinois. It offers one associates level degree, one degree at the bachelors level, and one masters level degree to students. In 2010, 1,505 students sought degrees from the one program at this school. It offers subjects including advanced nursing, forensic nursing, and nursing. This nursing school is one of 11 nursing schools in Illinois.

46. City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College

1145 W Wilson Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640-6063
(773) 907-4000

City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College is 6.2 miles from the heart of downtown. This college offers two nursing programs. Out of those, this community college offers students one certificate in nursing and one associate's level nursing degree. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

47. National-Louis University

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

Founded in 1886, National-Louis University is a 4-year institution. NLU is in the center of Chicago. It offers 17 certificates, 21 degrees at the bachelors level, 28 degrees at the masters level, and 11 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 6,154 students pursued degrees from the 49 programs at National Louis. It offers subjects such as forensic accounting and healthcare management. National Louis is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

48. The NorthShore University HealthSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia

2650 Ridge Ave- Rm G603C
Evanston, IL 60201-1718
(847) 570-1959

The NorthShore University HealthSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia offers one nursing program and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Evanston, IL. 68 students seek degrees in one program at this nursing school, overall.

49. Loyola University - Chicago

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

Loyola University-Chicago is near the center of the city. This university offers 11 nursing programs. Specifically, students are offered one nursing certificate by this university, one bachelor's level nursing degree, eight nursing degrees at the master's level, and one doctorate level nursing degree. This university is a 4-year research institution.

50. Governors State University

1 University Pky
University Park, IL 60484
(708) 534-5000

Governors State University offers three programs in nursing. Of those, GSU offers one nursing degree at the bachelor's level to students, one master's level degree in nursing, and one nursing degree at the doctorate level. This school is located in the suburbs of University Park, Illinois. It is a public 4-year institution.

51. Lake Land College

5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5253

Lake Land College is located in Mattoon, IL. It offers three nursing programs. Out of those, this college offers students two certificates in nursing and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

52. Lewis University

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

Lewis University offers two nursing programs. Out of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in nursing and one master's level nursing degree. This school, which is very close to Romeoville, Illinois, is located in a rural setting.

53. Southeastern Illinois College

3575 College Road
Harrisburg, IL 62946
(618) 252-5400

Southeastern Illinois College is in Harrisburg, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two nursing programs. This college offers students two certificates in nursing. This college is a public 2-year institution.

54. The University of Illinois at Springfield

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

Founded in 1969, the University of Illinois at Springfield is a public 4-year institution. UIS, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Springfield, IL. This school offers subjects such as communications and education. This school offers seven certificates, 30 degrees at the bachelors level, 30 masters level degrees, and one degree at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 5,174 students sought degrees from the 47 programs at this school. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

55. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

4300 N Narragansett
Chicago, IL 60634-1500
(773) 777-7900

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College is 9.8 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers three programs in nursing. Of those, this college offers students two nursing certificates and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this community college is the third biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

56. 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. It offers seven programs in nursing. Of those, it offers students two nursing certificates, one nursing degree at the bachelor's level, three degrees at the master's level in nursing, and one nursing degree at the doctorate level. 3,255 students pursue degrees in 63 programs at this school, overall. This school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing in terms of programs.

57. Prairie State College

202 South Halsted Street
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8226
(708) 709-3500

Prairie State College is in the suburbs of Chicago Heights, Illinois. It offers two nursing programs. Specifically, this college offers students one nursing certificate and one associate's level nursing degree. It is a public 2-year institution.

58. The College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599
(630) 942-2800

The College of DuPage offers three nursing programs. Specifically, it offers students two nursing certificates and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is in the suburbs of Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Overall, 26,722 students pursue degrees in 120 programs at this college.

59. Carl Sandburg College

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
Galesburg, IL 61401
(309) 344-2518

Carl Sandburg College offers two nursing programs. Specifically, it offers one nursing certificate to students and one nursing degree at the associate's level. It is located in Galesburg, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 2,538 students seek degrees in 37 Carl Sandburg College programs.

60. The Methodist College of Nursing

415 St. Mark Court
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-5513

The Methodist College of Nursing is in the center of Peoria and this school offers one program in nursing. This school is one of 11 nursing schools in Illinois.

61. Elgin Community College

1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
(847) 697-1000

Elgin Community College is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers three programs in nursing. Specifically, students are offered two certificates in nursing by it and one nursing degree at the associate's level. 12,214 students seek degrees in 76 programs at this college, overall.

62. DePaul University

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

DePaul University is in the center of Chicago. It offers 11 programs in nursing. Out of those, it offers three nursing certificates to students, one bachelor's level degree in nursing, and seven nursing degrees at the master's level. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

63. John A Logan College

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

John A Logan College offers three nursing programs. More specifically, students are offered two nursing certificates by it and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is located in town of Carterville, Illinois. 7,431 students pursue degrees in 65 programs at this public school, overall.

64. Bradley University

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

Bradley University offers four programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers students one nursing degree at the bachelor's level and three nursing degrees at the master's level. This mid-sized school, which is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Peoria, IL. In terms of programs, it is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

65. Kaskaskia College

27210 College Rd
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 545-3000

Kaskaskia College is located in Centralia, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers three nursing programs. Of those, it offers students two nursing certificates and one associate's level degree in nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

66. Southwestern Illinois College

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

Southwestern Illinois College offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, it offers one certificate in nursing to students and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This large school, which is very close to Belleville, Illinois, is located in a rural area. It is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

67. Morton College

3801 S Central Ave
Cicero, IL 60804-4398
(708) 656-8000

Morton College is located in the suburbs of Cicero, Illinois. It offers three nursing programs. Of those, this college offers two nursing certificates to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. 5,459 students seek degrees in 32 Morton College programs, overall.

68. Olivet Nazarene University

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

Olivet Nazarene University offers two nursing programs. Of those, this school offers one degree at the bachelor's level in nursing to students and one degree at the master's level in nursing. This school is located in the suburbs of Bourbonnais, Illinois. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

69. Triton College

2000 5th Ave
River Grove, IL 60171-1995
(708) 456-0300x3130

Triton College offers three nursing programs. Of those, this college offers two nursing certificates to students and one associate's level nursing degree. This college is located in the suburbs of River Grove, Illinois. Overall, 15,253 students seek degrees in 69 Triton College programs.

70. McHenry County College

8900 US Hwy 14
Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761
(815) 455-3700

McHenry County College is located in Crystal Lake, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two nursing programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in nursing by it and one nursing degree at the associate's level. 7,392 students seek degrees in 47 McHenry County College programs, overall.

71. Lincoln Land Community College

5250 Shepherd Rd
Springfield, IL 62794-9256
(217) 786-2200

Lincoln Land Community College, which is 4.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Springfield, IL. This college offers three nursing programs. Specifically, this college offers two nursing certificates to students and one associate's level nursing degree. This college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

72. Richland Community College

One College Pk
Decatur, IL 62521-8512
(217) 875-7200

Richland Community College offers two programs in nursing. Specifically, students are offered one nursing certificate by this college and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. This community college, which is near Decatur, is located in a rural setting. Overall, 3,807 students seek degrees in 62 programs at this college.

73. Harper College

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

Harper College is in the suburbs of Palatine, Illinois. It offers three programs in nursing. More specifically, this school offers two certificates in nursing to students and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This large school is a public 2-year institution.

74. McKendree University

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

McKendree University is located in the suburbs of Lebanon, Illinois. It offers two programs in nursing. More specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in nursing to students and one degree at the master's level in nursing. It is a 4-year institution.

75. Northern Illinois University

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

Northern Illinois University is in the suburbs of Dekalb, Illinois. It offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, Northern Illinois offers one nursing degree at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level nursing degree. NIU is a public, 4-year, research institution.

76. Oakton Community College

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

Oakton Community College offers three programs in nursing. More specifically, it offers students two nursing certificates and one associate's level degree in nursing. This public college, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Des Plaines, IL. It is a public 2-year institution.

77. Kishwaukee College

21193 Malta Rd
Malta, IL 60150-9699
(815) 825-2086

Kishwaukee College offers three programs in nursing. Out of those, students are offered two certificates in nursing by it and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This community college is in Malta, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 4,989 students pursue degrees in 42 Kishwaukee College programs, overall.

78. Parkland College

2400 W Bradley Ave
Champaign, IL 61821-1899
(217) 351-2200

Parkland College offers three programs in nursing. More specifically, students are offered two nursing certificates by this college and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Champaign, IL. It is a public 2-year institution.

79. Aurora University

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

Aurora University offers one nursing program and it is in the suburbs of Aurora, Illinois. This school is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing in terms of programs.

80. Lewis and Clark Community College

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

Lewis and Clark Community College offers two nursing programs. Of those, it offers one nursing certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. This college, which is very close to Godfrey, Illinois, is in a rural area. It is a public 2-year institution.

81. Illinois Central College

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

Illinois Central College offers three nursing programs. Out of those, students are offered two nursing certificates by this college and one nursing degree at the associate's level. This college, which is only a few miles from East Peoria, is located in a rural area. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing.

82. The College of Lake County

19351 W Washington St.
Grayslake, IL 60030-1198
(847) 543-2000

The College of Lake County is in the suburbs of Grayslake, Illinois. It offers two nursing programs. Specifically, this college offers students one nursing certificate and one associate's level nursing degree. This college is a public 2-year institution.

83. 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.

84. Eastern Illinois University

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

Eastern Illinois University is in town of Charleston, Illinois and EIU offers one program in nursing. This public school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

85. Elmhurst College

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

Elmhurst College is located in the suburbs of Elmhurst, Illinois. Elmhurst offers two nursing programs. Out of those, this school offers students one bachelor's level degree in nursing and one degree at the master's level in nursing. Overall, 3,430 students seek degrees in 76 Elmhurst programs.

86. Chicago State University

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

Chicago State University offers one nursing program. 7,354 students pursue degrees in 59 programs at this school, overall.

87. City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College

30 E Lake St
Chicago, IL 60601-2449
(312) 553-5600

City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College is 0.6 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in nursing. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

88. Moraine Valley Community College

9000 W. College Parkway
Palos Hills, IL 60465-0937
(708) 974-4300

Moraine Valley Community College is in the suburbs of Palos Hills, Illinois and it offers one program in nursing. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

89. Joliet Junior College

1215 Houbolt Rd
Joliet, IL 60431-8938
(815) 729-9020

Joliet Junior College is located in Joliet, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers three nursing programs. Specifically, this college offers two certificates in nursing to students and one associate's level nursing degree. 15,676 students pursue degrees in 89 Joliet Junior College programs, overall.

90. Kankakee Community College

100 College Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 802-8500

Kankakee Community College offers three nursing programs. Specifically, it offers two certificates in nursing to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. It is located in the suburbs of Kankakee, Illinois. It is a public 2-year institution.

91. Robert Morris University Illinois

401 S State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 935-6800

Robert Morris University Illinois is in the center of Chicago and it offers one program in nursing.

92. South Suburban College

15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473-1200
(708) 596-2000x5894

South Suburban College offers three nursing programs. Of those, it offers students two certificates in nursing and one associate's level degree in nursing. This medium-sized college is located in the suburbs of South Holland, Illinois. 7,161 students seek degrees in 53 South Suburban College programs, overall.

93. Rend Lake College

468 N Ken Gray Pky
Ina, IL 62846
(618) 437-5321

Rend Lake College offers two programs in nursing. It offers two certificates in nursing to students. This community college, which is very close to Ina, Illinois, is in a rural area. 5,379 students pursue degrees in 57 Rend Lake College programs, overall.

94. 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. It offers 15 nursing programs. Of those, students are offered seven nursing certificates by it, one degree at the bachelor's level in nursing, and seven master's level degrees in nursing. 14,133 students seek degrees in 112 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville programs, overall.

95. Rock Valley College

3301 N Mulford Rd
Rockford, IL 61114-5699
(815) 921-7821

Rock Valley College offers three nursing programs. Out of those, it offers students two nursing certificates and one associate's level degree in nursing. This community college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Rockford, IL. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

96. Millikin University

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

Millikin University, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Decatur, IL. MU offers two programs in nursing. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in nursing by it and one master's level nursing degree. 2,328 students seek degrees in 44 MU programs, overall.

97. Illinois State University

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

Illinois State University offers four nursing programs. Of those, it offers students one nursing certificate, one bachelor's level nursing degree, and two nursing degrees at the master's level. It is in the center of Normal. 21,134 students pursue degrees in 131 programs at Illinois State, overall.

98. Saint Xavier University

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

Saint Xavier University is located near Chicago, IL. It offers 12 nursing programs. Of those, Saint Xavier offers two certificates in nursing to students, two degrees at the bachelor's level in nursing, and eight master's level degrees in nursing.

99. City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College

6301 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60621-2709
(773) 602-5000

City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College offers three nursing programs. Specifically, students are offered two certificates in nursing by it and one nursing degree at the associate's level. It is 6.9 miles from the center of the city. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the second largest institution in the state of Illinois offering nursing in terms of programs.

100. Waubonsee Community College

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

Waubonsee Community College is in Sugar Grove, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in nursing. Of those, this community college offers one nursing certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in nursing. This college is a public 2-year institution.