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2023 Best Colleges with Early Childhood Education Degrees in the Chicago Area

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  1. #4 Best Colleges in Chicago Area.

    DePaul University

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    3597 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Based on my experience at DePaul, the academic programs, professors, and students have been amazing! Not only is everyone friendly, but connections between classmates and professors are also quickly...There are events for students to attend on the regular where students can get free university merch, food, and other things. Extracurriculars wise there are so many clubs and organizations to join. I...Other student resources, like tutoring or accessing the alumni network, are also available. These are good options if you need help or insight about your major or help with concepts taught in class....Financially, I think DePaul offers great scholarships, but to get more educational value be engaged and use RateMyProfessor ratings..

    Read 3597 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $33,319,

    SAT Range: 1050-1260,

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  3. #1 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    Elgin Community College

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    2 Year,

    ELGIN, IL,

    692 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Elgin Community College is well known for its second name (Easy, Close, and Cheap). It's a quality school filled with motivated students and teachers who work together to make a lively and easy...While it's on the cheaper side, that doesn't mean that they aren't a quality school. Even though many have moved on from this 2-year institution, I, along with them, agree that it's one of, if not...The school provides many programs of study and will be able to prepare you for a 4-year college. While completing my General Education classes, I was able to take programming classes along with art...Overall, it's a wonderful school filled with equally wonderful people. Keep an eye on the Arts building (building H) because they not only have delicious food created by aspiring chefs and cooks, but....

    Read 692 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,159,

  4. #2 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    College of Lake County

    2 Year,

    GRAYSLAKE, IL,

    1020 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I graduated 2019 and was going to go to a university, but once I seen the cost I realized that's something I can't afford nor did I even know what I wanted in a career. Instead I got a job and....

    Read 1020 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $3,940,

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  6. #18 Best Colleges in Chicago Area.

    Purdue University Northwest

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    4 Year,

    HAMMOND, IN,

    1477 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Even though I am currently a sophomore transitioning into a junior student at Purdue University Northwest this upcoming school year, I can already confidently say that my time at Purdue University....

    Read 1477 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $10,279,

    SAT Range: 960-1150,

  7. #19 Best Colleges in Chicago Area.

    Northeastern Illinois University

    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    1166 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Northeastern Illinois University, like a lot of other things in life, is what you make of it. You get out what you put in. The biggest distinction from high school, in my opinion, is that you have a....

    Read 1166 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 61%,

    Net Price: $14,831,

    SAT Range: 810-1010,

  8. #6 Best Community Colleges in Chicago Area.

    College of DuPage

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    2 Year,

    GLEN ELLYN, IL,

    1627 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says It’s amazing! Love the diversity but I am going into a program there and it’s more than I can afford. Well to start off, I am a first generation student with my parents being immigrants from....

    Read 1627 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,036,

  9. City Colleges of Chicago - Harold Washington College

    2 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    690 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says So far, my experience at Harold Washington College has been very positive. All of the staff in the counseling and business offices are ready to assist you with any questions or resources you may....

    Read 690 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $2,743,

  10. St. Augustine College

    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    68 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Starting college can be quite a challenge and yet stressful specially if you are the first one in the family to attend college. As I look back to my college experience I've come across so any things....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $13,389,

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