Top Illinois Community Colleges

  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 69 top community colleges located throughout Illinois (49 public colleges and 20 private colleges), serving 368,880 students.
  • For Illinois community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,978 per year for in-state students and $10,454 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,527 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 83% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Illinois community colleges have a diversity score of 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 40% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 35:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(IL) School Average
Asian
4%
Hispanic
16%
Black
14%
White
60%
Two or more races
1%
Unknown
5%
IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Illinois Community Colleges by Town (2019-20)

  • College Location Students
  • 6600-34th Avenue
    Moline IL  61265
    (309)796-5000

    6,307 students
  • 2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
    Galesburg IL  61401
    (309)344-2518

    2,200 students
  • 30 E Lake St
    Chicago IL  60601
    (312)553-5600

    9,392 students
  • 1145 W Wilson Ave.
    Chicago IL  60640
    (773)907-4000

    10,601 students
  • 6301 S Halsted St
    Chicago IL  60621
    (773)602-5000

    5,313 students
  • 1900 W Van Buren
    Chicago IL  60612
    (312)850-7000

    6,245 students
  • 10001 S Woodlawn Ave
    Chicago IL  60628
    (773)291-6100

    4,572 students
  • 7500 S Pulaski Rd
    Chicago IL  60652
    (773)838-7500

    8,914 students
  • 4300 N Narragansett
    Chicago IL  60634
    (773)777-7900

    12,146 students
  • 425 Fawell Blvd.
    Glen Ellyn IL  60137
    (630)942-2800

    29,476 students
  • 19351 W Washington St.
    Grayslake IL  60030
    (847)543-2000

    15,410 students
  • Coyne College
    Private, for profit
    330 North Green Street
    Chicago IL  60607
    (773)577-8100

    611 students
  • 2000 E Main St
    Danville IL  61832
    (217)443-3222

    3,207 students
  • East-West University
    Private, non-profit
    816 S Michigan Ave
    Chicago IL  60605
    (312)939-0111

    555 students
  • 1700 Spartan Drive
    Elgin IL  60123
    (847)697-1000

    15,074 students
  • Fox College
    Private, for profit
    6640 S. Cicero
    Chicago IL  60638
    (708)444-4500

    360 students
  • Frontier Drive
    Fairfield IL  62837
    (618)393-2982

    2,218 students
  • Gem City College
    Private, for profit
    700 State St
    Quincy IL  62301
    (217)222-0391

    51 students
  • 1500 West Raab Road
    Normal IL  61761
    (309)268-8000

    5,286 students
  • 2998 W Pearl City Rd
    Freeport IL  61032
    (815)235-6121

    1,730 students
  • 1 College Drive
    East Peoria IL  61635
    (309)694-5422

    10,296 students
  • 815 N Orlando Smith Ave
    Oglesby IL  61348
    (815)224-2720

    3,525 students
  • 700 Logan College Road
    Carterville IL  62918
    (618)985-3741

    6,718 students
  • 1301 S 48th Street
    Quincy IL  62305
    (217)224-6500

    1,923 students
  • 1215 Houbolt Rd
    Joliet IL  60431
    (815)729-9020

    15,776 students
  • 100 College Drive
    Kankakee IL  60901
    (815)802-8100

    3,378 students
  • 27210 College Rd
    Centralia IL  62801
    (618)545-3000

    4,906 students
  • Kendall College
    Private, for profit
    900 N. North Branch St.
    Chicago IL  60642
    (312)752-2000

    1,516 students
  • 21193 Malta Rd
    Malta IL  60150
    (815)825-2086

    4,475 students
  • 5001 Lake Land Blvd
    Mattoon IL  61938
    (217)234-5253

    5,593 students
  • 361 W Chestnut
    Chicago IL  60610
    (312)944-0882

    1,086 students
  • 5800 Godfrey Rd
    Godfrey IL  62035
    (618)468-7000

    15,000 students
  • Lincoln College
    Private, non-profit
    300 Keokuk St
    Lincoln IL  62656
    (217)732-3155

    1,264 students
  • 8317 W North Avenue
    Melrose Park IL  60160
    (708)344-4700

    717 students
  • 5250 Shepherd Rd
    Springfield IL  62794
    (217)786-2200

    14,600 students
  • Show 34 more community colleges in Illinois
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