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2023 Best Colleges with Early Childhood Education Degrees in Illinois

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  1. #3 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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    4 Year,

    URBANA, IL,

    4812 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says As a working adult and someone who is somewhat cautious about recent COVID complications, a program that is online seemed the best route for me. I looked at a lot of different Universities that....

    Read 4812 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $13,517,

    SAT Range: 1200-1460,

  2. #5 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    DePaul University

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    3599 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 3599 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $33,319,

    SAT Range: 1050-1260,

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  4. #1 Best Community Colleges in Illinois.

    Elgin Community College

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    2 Year,

    ELGIN, IL,

    693 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 693 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,159,

  5. #4 Best Community Colleges in Illinois.

    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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  7. #17 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Illinois State University

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    4 Year,

    NORMAL, IL,

    2998 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says At ISU you get a small town vibe, which I personally love about the campus and the town itself. The campus grounds are pretty, especially in the heart of campus in the arboretum. Professors here are....

    Read 2998 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $20,933,

    SAT Range: 1020-1220,

  8. #19 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

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    4 Year,

    EDWARDSVILLE, IL,

    1661 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says SIUE is such a safe, clean, and beautiful campus. Everyone will have different opinions about every school but I would never choose another school. At SIUE, every single professor I have had cares....

    Read 1661 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $14,506,

    SAT Range: 1010-1220,

  9. #28 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Southern Illinois University Carbondale

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    4 Year,

    CARBONDALE, IL,

    2021 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Totally underrated! All anyone says is that it used to be better. SIUC might not be what it used to be, but to have the best time of your life here you just have to be willing to put yourself out....

    Read 2021 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 92%,

    Net Price: $15,638,

    SAT Range: 930-1180,

  10. #29 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    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,

  11. Northern Illinois University

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    4 Year,

    DEKALB, IL,

    2700 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Northern Illinois is a very great and welcoming school. Not only is the college life amazing, so are the academics. If I could recommend a college to anyone NIU would be the first one I bring up not....

    Read 2700 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $14,397,

    SAT Range: 940-1170,

  12. Olivet Nazarene University

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    4 Year,

    BOURBONNAIS, IL,

    1382 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Personally I like olivet, it is a great place to make life long friends and become very close with your roommate. Honestly I hate that they lock you in the building at night with an alarm after....

    Read 1382 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $20,006,

    SAT Range: 960-1180,

  13. #16 Best Community Colleges in Illinois.

    College of DuPage

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    2 Year,

    GLEN ELLYN, IL,

    1630 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 1630 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,036,

  14. Rockford University

    4 Year,

    ROCKFORD, IL,

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

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says First and foremost Rockford University ceiling for improvement is extremely high and over the years I’ve witness drastic change. Being a multi student athlete coming in and realizing how underfunded....

    Read 218 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 51%,

    Net Price: $23,417,

    SAT Range: 900-1100,

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