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So you're from Wheeling, IL?

Fortunately for you, Wheeling, IL offers a number of great schools to choose from. It's just a matter of finding the right program and study subject for you!


 

Wheeling College and University Demographics

There are 5 degree and certificate programs in disciplines such as medical/clinical assistant, nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant/aide and nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant/aide offered at Wheeling's 3 colleges and universities for you to choose from.

Wheeling's top-ranked school is SOLEX Medical Academy. In 2010, it received a nationwide rank of 97th. Approximately 23 students are currently enrolled at SOLEX Medical Academy. Approximately 100% of students studying at SOLEX Medical Academy choose to study Healthcare, making it the most popular course of study at the school.

Tuition

Wheeling schools charge an average tuition of $0 per year. SOLEX Medical Academy charges students $0 per year in tuition, which is the highest tuition rate in Wheeling. has the lowest tuition rate at 0 per year.

Financial Aid

In 2008, $0 of the total $0 in financial aid received by Wheeling students was in the form of institutional grants and scholarships. The school giving the most institutional grants and scholarships in Wheeling was SOLEX Medical Academy, which gave students $0 in institutional financial aid.

Wheeling Student Demographics

Wheeling schools had an enrollment of 130 students in 2010. This is 0% of the total number of Illinois college students. The school with the highest number of student enrolled in Wheeling was Worsham College of Mortuary Science, with 107 students. SOLEX Medical Academy, with only 23 students, had the lowest total enrollment in Wheeling.

Diversity

The ratio of female to male students enrolled in Wheeling schools is 50 to 50. The ratio of Wheeling students who are 24 years old or younger to those who are over 24 years old is 0 to 100. For every 100 Wheeling college students, 13 students identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background in 2009. The highest percentage of diverse students in Wheeling in 2009 was at Worsham College of Mortuary Science, which had a minority student population that was 14% of the total student population of the school.

Wheeling Faculty Demographics

Wheeling schools had 446 faculty members in 2010. Of these faculty members, 39% were female. 10% identified themselves as belonging to a racial or ethnic minority.

In 2009, the average faculty to student ratio was 1 to 0 for colleges and universities in Wheeling. Richland Community College had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Wheeling, with 1 to 1.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
1 miles from location Worsham College of Mortuary Science Wheeling IL 1.19325 n/a 107
1 miles from location SOLEX Medical Academy Wheeling IL 2.59977 n/a 23
1 miles from location SOLEX College Wheeling IL n/a n/a n/a
 
 

Need a little help deciding on what to study?

We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Wheeling, IL to help you find the right study subject
that fits your interest!

Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons+ 115,400 $25,310 $25,000 -0.4%
2
Office Clerks, General+ 80,230 $30,300 $28,240 11.6%
3
Registered Nurses+ 76,600 $71,010 $67,720 18.2%
4
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education+ 50,600 $65,090 $54,330 7.2%
5
General and Operations Managers+ 44,560 $120,660 $113,100 4.6%
6
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants+ 39,330 $47,140 $45,860 -19.5%
7
Security Guards+ 38,410 $25,390 $26,870 7.7%
8
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive+ 36,460 $34,200 $32,000 -20.7%
9
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks+ 34,860 $37,500 $35,340 -30.3%
10
Accountants and Auditors+ 30,650 $73,990 $68,960 -22.1%
11
Managers, All Other+ 30,290 $99,430 $102,160 44.1%
12
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers+ 30,170 $55,820 $50,770 -16.6%
13
Construction Laborers+ 29,790 $41,520 $33,590 56.4%
14
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants+ 29,440 $25,070 $25,140 -4.0%
15
Home Health Aides+ 27,260 $23,170 $21,760 91.3%
16
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers+ 25,270 $43,570 $39,890 0.8%
17
Lawyers+ 23,840 $139,450 $129,440 -2.7%
18
Management Analysts+ 20,900 $91,240 $87,260 50.9%
19
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers+ 20,770 $73,810 $55,620
20
Cooks, Restaurant+ 20,510 $22,910 $23,260 -5.0%
21
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education+ 19,210 $68,520 $54,880 57.2%
22
Carpenters+ 17,750 $57,320 $43,890 -28.5%
23
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents+ 16,830 $98,190 $95,130 28.1%
24
Financial Managers+ 16,450 $120,540 $116,970 7.7%
25
Computer Programmers+ 15,250 $77,650 $74,900
26
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics+ 15,130 $41,330 $38,200 -11.3%
27
Electricians+ 14,810 $73,480 $51,810 -4.0%
28
Cooks, Fast Food+ 14,540 $19,140 $18,540 -20.8%
29
Billing and Posting Clerks+ 12,450 $34,570 $33,270 9.5%
30
Sales Managers+ 12,060 $108,960 $114,110 -0.3%
31
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists+ 11,510 $29,250 $26,510 5.1%
32
Chief Executives+ 11,310 $173,690 $173,350 -13.7%
33
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses+ 11,240 $44,390 $41,360 -11.0%
34
Software Developers, Applications+ 11,200 $91,270 $90,410
35
Medical Assistants+ 11,180 $31,670 $29,760 64.7%
36
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education+ 10,700 $29,750 $29,200 29.4%
37
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other+ 10,320 $143,540 $180,870 200.9%
38
Computer and Information Systems Managers+ 10,270 $116,710 $123,280 0.9%
39
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters+ 9,860 $69,990 $50,360 -15.1%
40
Legal Secretaries+ 9,810 $45,840 $43,270 0.7%
41
Loan Officers+ 8,980 $76,800 $65,900 -20.9%
42
Administrative Services Managers+ 8,920 $69,350 $84,390 4.9%
43
Financial Analysts+ 8,830 $83,770 $86,040 -0.9%
44
Pharmacy Technicians+ 8,780 $31,030 $29,330 5.0%
45
Child, Family, and School Social Workers+ 8,630 $54,790 $43,850 15.2%
46
Social and Human Service Assistants+ 8,200 $30,310 $30,100 60.5%
47
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors+ 8,080 $35,930 $35,920 37.9%
48
Graphic Designers+ 7,800 $53,900 $48,140 35.7%
49
Dental Assistants+ 7,580 $34,180 $34,140 -7.6%
50
Paralegals and Legal Assistants+ 7,510 $53,740 $49,640 59.1%