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2023 Best Colleges with Elementary 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. #4 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Wheaton College - Illinois

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    4 Year,

    WHEATON, IL,

    658 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am so grateful for choosing Wheaton. As a freshman, I already feel very at home here. Even in the midst of a pandemic, Wheaton has been extremely intentional about building community. Also, in my....

    Read 658 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 87%,

    Net Price: $27,474,

    SAT Range: 1210-1450,

  3. #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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  5. #6 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Illinois Wesleyan University

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    4 Year,

    BLOOMINGTON, IL,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Illinois Wesleyan University puts a focus on academics and not partying and I love that! The courses are rigorous, making it the perfect campus for people who love to learn. There is very high job....

    Read 618 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $32,545,

    SAT Range: 1100-1300,

  6. #7 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    University of Illinois Chicago

    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    3402 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says This is my first academic year at The University of Illinois at Chicago. I transferred to this University after attending to previous institutions. Prior to my time at UIC I didn't enjoy learning....

    Read 3402 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $12,614,

    SAT Range: 1030-1250,

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  8. #11 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Augustana College - Illinois

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    4 Year,

    ROCK ISLAND, IL,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says At Augustana, I received a very "hands-on" education. I was a double major in Communication Disorders and Sciences and Spanish for Professional Use. In the CSD department, I was a student-clinician....

    Read 766 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $24,233,

  9. #17 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Illinois State University

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    4 Year,

    NORMAL, IL,

    2997 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 2997 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $20,933,

    SAT Range: 1020-1220,

  10. #18 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    North Central College

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    4 Year,

    NAPERVILLE, IL,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The small class size was extremely beneficial for me because I tend to get distracted in large class sizes so this allowed me to stay on top of my studies. It also allowed for the development of....

    Read 893 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $26,053,

    SAT Range: 1050-1230,

  11. #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,

  12. #20 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    University of Illinois Springfield

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    4 Year,

    SPRINGFIELD, IL,

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

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I appreciate the schools' communicative and relationship skills. The school hasexceptional lecturers who are not only good in teaching but treat proper relationship with students and other members of staff as paramount. University of Illinois Springfield is very accommodating as they are always open to receive students from all parts of the world irrespective of their race, religion, culture and beliefs and background. University of Illinois offers several courses and has three branches located at Springfield, Urbana and Chicago. This gives room to accommodate more students. University of Illinois Springfield is located in the heart of the Illinois town and has so many beautiful....

    Read 480 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $11,628,

    SAT Range: 980-1190,

  13. #21 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Knox College

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    4 Year,

    GALESBURG, IL,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Being in my third year as a Knox College student, each year that I return to Knox College in the fall reminds me of why I fell in love with the institution in the first place. Being an out-of-state....

    Read 526 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $23,266,

    SAT Range: 1080-1320,

  14. #24 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Eastern Illinois University

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    4 Year,

    CHARLESTON, IL,

    1327 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says In my past 4 years here at EIU, there's been a lot of change. The campus pre-COVID was a completely different atmosphere, a lot more fun and there seemed to be a lot more students out and about. Now,....

    Read 1327 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $13,551,

    SAT Range: 960-1140,

  15. #27 Best Colleges in Illinois.

    Western Illinois University

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    4 Year,

    MACOMB, IL,

    1730 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says WIU is proud to be accessible and affordable. In my opinion they exceed that standard. My daughter ran into a difficult situation during her first semester there; a class was held online, her connection didn't allow her to get more than two-thirds of each lecture, and the instructor...The response was swift and positive, and in a matter of a few weeks, my daughter had switched to an in-person section of that class. I am grateful for WIU's clear commitment to students, and I'll be....

    Read 1730 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $15,361,

    SAT Range: 950-1150,

  16. #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,

  17. #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,

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