Illinois contains 124 schools that offer technology and internet programs. Northwestern University, the highest-ranking technology and internet school in IL, has a total student population of 19,853 and is the 11th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 124 technology and internet schools in Illinois, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Illinois Institute of Art-Chicago comes out as the most expensive ($28,726/yr), with Springfield College in Illinois as the lowest recorded at only $8,629/yr.
Technology and Internet students from Illinois schools who go on to become webmasters, web designers, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Computer software engineers, systems software make on average $96,620 per year and there are about 385,200 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the technology and internet schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from technology and internet, 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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