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Schools Offering Construction Management Programs in Illinois
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Each year, approximately 0.2% of Illinois graduates receive degrees in construction management. That means an estimated 563 construction managers graduate from Illinois' 33 construction management schools each year.
The top-ranked school in Illinois that has a construction management program is Western Illinois University. Western Illinois University, which was ranked 68th in the country in 2010, is located in Macomb. 59 students graduated with a degree in construction management from Western Illinois University in 2010. Western Illinois University charged in-state students $10,149 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Illinois with a construction management program is ITT Technical Institute-Mount Prospect, which is located in Mount Prospect. In 2010, it was ranked 69th nationwide. 7 students graduated with degree in construction management from ITT Technical Institute-Mount Prospect in 2010. Tuition at ITT Technical Institute-Mount Prospect was $18,048 per year.
The third-ranked school in Illinois with a construction management program is Lewis University, which is located in Romeoville. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. In 2010, Lewis University graduated 0 students from its construction management programs. Lewis University charged in-state students $23,780 in tuition fees per year.
Construction management schools in Illinois, charge students an average tuition of $6,657 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $23,780 per year, or as little as $2,352 per year. In 2010, the construction management schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Illinois were:
- Lewis University - located in Romeoville, students are charged $23,780 per year
- ITT Technical Institute-Mount Prospect - located in Mount Prospect, students are charged $18,048 per year
- ITT Technical Institute-Orland Park - located in Orland Park, students are charged $18,048 per year
The construction management schools in Illinois that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Waubonsee Community College - located in Sugar Grove, students are charged $2,352 per year
- Rock Valley College - located in Rockford, students are charged $2,400 per year
- John A Logan College - located in Carterville, students are charged $2,520 per year
A construction management degree from an Illinois school... what next?
A large number of Illinois construction management graduates become construction managers. 5,400 construction managers were working in Illinois in 2010. In Illinois, the largest numbers of construction managers work in the following counties:
- Cook County - 3,550 construction managers
- Lake County - 290 construction managers
- Adams County - 170 construction managers
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 10,660 construction managers will be working in Illinois state. This would require the number of construction managers to grow by 13%.
On average, construction managers earn $98,520 per year. However, Illinois construction managers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $32,910 per year to more than $164,770 per year in 2010. The counties in Illinois with the highest average salary for a construction manager are:
- Boone County - $108,830 per year
- Champaign County - $104,040 per year
- Cook County - $102,290 per year
The Illinois counties with the lowest average salary for construction managers are:
- McLean County - $76,340 per year
- Edwards County - $79,250 per year
- Adams County - $79,470 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Illinois statistics regarding a career in construction management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business management or real estate.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Construction Management in Illinois
- Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management in Illinois
- Certificate in Construction Management in Illinois
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,125 miles from location||College of DuPage||Glen Ellyn||IL||13.8242||n/a||27,083|
|6,123 miles from location||College of Lake County||Grayslake||IL||13.4699||n/a||18,092|
|6,126 miles from location||Harper College||Palatine||IL||12.7765||n/a||15,711|
|6,114 miles from location||Triton College||River Grove||IL||11.7006||n/a||15,706|
|6,130 miles from location||Joliet Junior College||Joliet||IL||10.654||n/a||15,288|
|6,221 miles from location||Southwestern Illinois College||Belleville||IL||13.7244||n/a||14,440|
|6,221 miles from location||Southern Illinois University Edwardsville||Edwardsville||IL||27.5134||33%||13,940|
|6,200 miles from location||Illinois Central College||Peoria||IL||15.7341||n/a||13,049|
|6,261 miles from location||Western Illinois University||Macomb||IL||32.0587||31%||12,679|
|6,116 miles from location||Oakton Community College||Des Plaines||IL||11.0092||n/a||12,087|
|6,146 miles from location||Waubonsee Community College||Sugar Grove||IL||14.036||n/a||10,532|
|6,134 miles from location||Parkland College||Champaign||IL||15.5147||n/a||9,633|
|6,173 miles from location||Rock Valley College||Rockford||IL||14.228||n/a||8,659|
|6,175 miles from location||John A Logan College||Carterville||IL||13.1135||n/a||8,568|
|6,138 miles from location||Lake Land College||Mattoon||IL||14.784||n/a||7,945|
|6,204 miles from location||Lincoln Land Community College||Springfield||IL||12.2962||n/a||7,677|
|6,102 miles from location||South Suburban College||South Holland||IL||10.1002||n/a||7,279|
|6,141 miles from location||McHenry County College||Crystal Lake||IL||13.7359||n/a||6,811|
|6,165 miles from location||Rend Lake College||Ina||IL||19.4494||n/a||5,871|
|6,125 miles from location||Lewis University||Romeoville||IL||29.2285||33%||5,847|
|6,181 miles from location||Kaskaskia College||Centralia||IL||17.5689||n/a||5,337|
|6,173 miles from location||Heartland Community College||Normal||IL||13.4655||n/a||5,266|
|6,107 miles from location||Kankakee Community College||Kankakee||IL||13.4446||n/a||4,298|
|6,170 miles from location||Richland Community College||Decatur||IL||12.4452||n/a||3,595|
|6,098 miles from location||Danville Area Community College||Danville||IL||12.2748||n/a||3,584|
|6,139 miles from location||Southeastern Illinois College||Harrisburg||IL||13.8934||n/a||2,941|
|6,114 miles from location||Westwood College-O'Hare Airport||Chicago||IL||16.0541||n/a||888|
|6,103 miles from location||Westwood College-Chicago Loop||Chicago||IL||15.4518||n/a||885|
|6,124 miles from location||Westwood College-Dupage||Woodridge||IL||16.3637||n/a||582|
|6,097 miles from location||Westwood College-River Oaks||Calumet City||IL||19.3758||100%||579|
|6,116 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Orland Park||Orland Park||IL||26.0399||100%||562|
|6,118 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Mount Prospect||Mount Prospect||IL||31.3178||100%||549|
|6,118 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Oak Brook||Oak Brook||IL||22.7824||100%||425|
Curious what studying Construction Management gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Illinois
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Construction Laborers +||44,180||$41,320||41.5%|
|First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers +||10,840||$75,710||-25.1%|
|Civil Engineers +||6,630||$77,490||-8.8%|
|Construction Managers +||5,400||$98,520||8.4%|
|Construction and Building Inspectors +||3,110||$58,170||30.7%|
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