Software Engineering in Illinois

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Schools Offering Software Engineering Programs in Illinois


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Illinois graduates receive degrees in software engineering. In other words, every year an estimated 6 software engineers graduate from Illinois' 2 software engineering schools.

Top Schools

Oakton Community College, which is located in Des Plaines, is the top-ranked school in Illinois that has a software engineering program. It received a ranking of 89th in the country in 2010. 1 students graduated with a degree in software engineering from Oakton Community College in 2010. Students at Oakton Community College paid $2,750 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Illinois that has a software engineering program is Prairie State College. Prairie State College, which was ranked 90th in the country in 2010, is located in Chicago Heights. 0 students graduated with degree in software engineering from Prairie State College in 2010. Prairie State College charged in-state students $2,348 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Illinois' software engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $2,549 per year, though tuition can range from $2,750 per year to $2,348 per year. The Illinois software engineering schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Oakton Community College - located in Des Plaines, students are charged $2,750 per year
  2. Prairie State College - located in Chicago Heights, students are charged $2,348 per year

The software engineering schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Illinois were:

  1. Prairie State College - located in Chicago Heights, students are charged $2,348 per year
  2. Oakton Community College - located in Des Plaines, students are charged $2,750 per year

On average, the highest paid software engineers in Illinois were:

More Information

For more data regarding a career in software engineering in Illinois and to compare salaries with various related fields such as software engineering or game development, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Certificate in Software Engineering in Illinois

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,116 miles from location Oakton Community College Des Plaines IL 11.0092 n/a 12,087
6,102 miles from location Prairie State College Chicago Heights IL 9.7858 n/a 5,854
 

Curious what studying Software Engineering 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)
1
Computer software engineers, systems software + 17,290 $92,050
2
Computer software engineers, applications + 15,610 $90,690
3
Computer specialists, all other + 15,250 $77,400
 

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