Most Selective Community Colleges in Illinois

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is approximately 89% per year (2022).
The most selective college in Illinois is currently Robert Morris University Illinois, with an acceptance rate of 63%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 63% 100% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 89%

Most Selective Community Colleges in Illinois (2022)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.63%
    401 S State Street
    Chicago, IL 60605
    (312) 935-6800
  • Rank: #22.
    Lincoln College
    Public
    67%
    300 Keokuk St
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-3155
  • Rank: #33.
    Kendall College
    Private, for profit
    84%
    900 N. North Branch St.
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (312) 752-2000
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Northwestern College
    Private for-profit
    100%
    7725 South Harlem Avenue
    Bridgeview, IL 60455
    (708) 237-5050
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Elgin Community College
    Public
    100%
    1700 Spartan Drive
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (847) 697-1000
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Lincoln Land Community College
    Lincoln Land Community College Photo - Outdoor class in the Helen Hamilton study area, adjacent to Lake Macoupin
    Public
    100%
    5250 Shepherd Rd
    Springfield, IL 62794
    (217) 786-2200
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    McHenry County College
    McHenry County College Photo - McHenry County College, Liebman Science Center
    Public
    100%
    8900 US Hwy 14
    Crystal Lake, IL 60012
    (815) 455-3700
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Rend Lake College
    Rend Lake College Photo - Rend Lake College is a nationally ranked community college, located on the eastern shore of scenic Rend Lake in Southern Illinois. RLC has an open enrollment policy. What does that mean? It means no waiting and watching the mailbox for that letter to arrive because YOU ARE ACCEPTED!
    Public
    100%
    468 N Ken Gray Pkwy
    Ina, IL 62846
    (618) 437-5321
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