Illinois contains 30 schools that offer educational psychology programs. Northwestern University, the highest-ranking educational psychology school in IL, has a total student population of 19,853 and is the 11th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 30 educational psychology schools in Illinois, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Argosy University-Chicago comes out as the most expensive ($35,522/yr), with University of Illinois at Chicago as the lowest recorded at only $8,828/yr.
Educational Psychology students from Illinois schools who go on to become educational psychologists, child psychologists, psychologists, educational counselors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Psychologists make on average $84,220 per year and there are about 10,260 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the educational psychology schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from educational psychology, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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