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Tuition Costs and Fees

CURRENT TUITION & FEES AT ILLINOIS COLLEGES, PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES & COMMUNITY COLLEGES


Below please see charts of the current tuition & fees at public universities and community colleges in Illinois.



Illinois Public Universities


Information table about cost
Illinois Public Universities
2015 - 2016 Annual Tuition & Fees
Chicago State University $11,758
Eastern Illinois University $11,931
Governors State University $10,924
Illinois State University $14,518
Northeastern Illinois University $13,842
Northern Illinois University $14,283
Southern Illinois University / Carbondale
General
Business
Distance Education
Distance Education - Business

$13,237
$14,563
$11,955
$13,281
Southern Illinois University / Edwardsville
General
Engineering

$10,833
$12,059
University Of Illinois at Springfield $15,612
University Of Illinois At Chicago
General
Engineering
Architecture and Arts
Nursing
Business
Human Nutrition
Kinesiology
Health Information Management
Science
Public Health

$14,612
$17,012
$17,252
$18,882
$16,782
$15,862
$15,612
$16,962
$16,362
$16,612
University Of Illinois at Urbana / Champaign
General
Business
Chemistry and Life Sciences
Engineering
Fine & Applied Arts
Journalism
ACES (Agriculture and Consumer Economics)
ACES (Crop Science, Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences)
ACES (Animal Science, Food Service and Human Nutrition)
Advertising

$15,626
$20,630
$20,630
$20,630
$17,230
$16,406
$17,256
$16,922

$18,212
$16,406
Western Illinois University $13,336

NOTE: Illinois public universities currently impose differential tuition and fee amounts for different students, depending upon the student's class level and field of study. The amounts reported here are rates charged to freshman-level students entering college in fall 2015.

Illinois Community Colleges


Information table about cost
Illinois Community Colleges 2015-2016 Annual Tuition & Fees
Black Hawk College $4,320 Lincoln Trail College $3,146
Carl Sandburg College $4,690 Malcolm X College $3,506
College Of DuPage $4,557 McHenry County College $3,534
College Of Lake County $4,316 Moraine Valley Community College $4,262
Danville Area Community College $4,131 Morton College $3,668
Elgin Community College $3,820 Oakton Community College $3,750
Frontier Community College $3,146 Olive Harvey College $3,506
Harold Washington College $3,506 Olney Central College $3,146
Harper College $4,391 Parkland College $4,496
Harry S Truman College $3,506 Prairie State College $4,576
Heartland Community College $4,544 Rend Lake College $3,520
Highland Community College $4,574 Richard J Daley College $3,506
Illinois Central College $4,320 Richland Community College $3,809
Illinois Valley Community College $3,818 Rock Valley College $3,246
John A Logan College $3,648 Sauk Valley Community College $3,552
John Wood Community College $4,704 Shawnee Community College $3,264
Joliet Junior College $3,855 South Suburban College Of Cook County $4,408
Kankakee Community College $4,320 Southeastern Illinois College $3,328
Kaskaskia College $4,563 Southwestern Illinois College $3,648
Kennedy-King College $3,506 Spoon River College $5,440
Kishwaukee College $4,384 Triton College $4,128
Lake Land College $3,690 Wabash Valley College $3,146
Lewis & Clark Community College $4,096 Waubonsee Community College $3,776
Lincoln Land Community College $3,872 Wilbur Wright College $3,506


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