Colleges in Cook County, Illinois

There are 190 Colleges in Cook County, Illinois, serving a population of 5,238,541 people in an area of 946 square miles. There is 1 College per 27,571 people, and 1 College per 4 square miles.

In Illinois, Cook County is ranked 26th of 102 counties in Colleges per capita, and 1st of 102 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Cook County Colleges

Find Cook County, Illinois colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Adler University 17 North Dearborn Street Chicago, IL

Ambria College Of Nursing 5210 Trillium Boulevard Hoffman Estates, IL

American Academy Of Art 332 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL

American Intercontinental University 231 North Martingale Road Schaumburg, IL

American Islamic College 640 West Irving Park Road Chicago, IL

Argosy University-Chicago 225 North Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL

Argosy University-Schaumburg 999 Plaza Drive Schaumburg, IL

Ats Institute - Chicago Campus 25 East Washington Street Chicago, IL

Aveda Institute-Chicago 2828 North Clark Street Chicago, IL

BIR Training Center 3601 West Devon Avenue Chicago, IL

Bell Mar Beauty College 5717 West Cermak Road Cicero, IL

Bexley Hall Seabury Western Theological Seminary Federation, Inc. 1407 East 60th Street Chicago, IL

CET-Chicago 100 North Western Avenue Chicago, IL

Caan Academy Of Nursing 4747 Lincoln Mall Drive Matteson, IL

Cain's Barber College Inc 365 East 51st Street Chicago, IL

Cameo Beauty Academy 9714 South Cicero Avenue Oak Lawn, IL

Cannella School Of Hair Design-Blue Island 12943 South Western Avenue Blue Island, IL

Cannella School Of Hair Design-Chicago 4269 South Archer Avenue Chicago, IL

Cannella School Of Hair Design-Chicago 9012 South Commercial Avenue Chicago, IL

Cannella School of Hair Design 4217 West North Avenue Chicago, IL

Capri Beauty College 15815 Rob Roy Drive Oak Forest, IL

Capri Beauty College 2653 West 63rd Street Chicago, IL

Catholic Theological Union At Chicago 5416 South Cornell Avenue Chicago, IL

Chicago ORT Technical Institute 5440 Fargo Avenue Skokie, IL

Chicago School for Piano Technology 2041 West Carroll Avenue Chicago, IL

Chicago State University 9501 South King Drive Chicago, IL

Christian Life College 400 East Gregory Street Mount Prospect, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-District Office 226 West Jackson Boulevard Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Harold Washington College 30 East Lake Street Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Harry S Truman College 1145 West Wilson Avenue Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Kennedy-King College 6301 South Halsted Street Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Malcolm X College 1900 West Jackson Boulevard Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College 10001 South Woodlawn Avenue Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Richard J Daley College 7500 South Pulaski Road Chicago, IL

City Colleges Of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College 4300 North Narragansett Avenue Chicago, IL

Columbia College Chicago 600 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL

Computer Systems Institute 8930 Gross Point Road Skokie, IL

Concordia University-Chicago 7400 Augusta Street River Forest, IL

Cortiva Institute-Chicago 17 North State Street Chicago, IL

Cosmetology And Spa Academy - Schaumburg 142 East Golf Road Schaumburg, IL

Coyne College 330 North Green Street Chicago, IL

Coyne College 1 North State Street Chicago, IL

Curve Metric School Of Hair Design 7645 West Belmont Avenue Elmwood Park, IL

Curve Metric School-Hair 7645 West Belmont Avenue Elmwood Park, IL

Depaul University - Loop Campus 1 East Jackson Boulevard Chicago, IL

Devry University - Chicago Campus 3300 North Campbell Avenue Chicago, IL

Devry University - Chicago Loop Campus 225 West Washington Street Chicago, IL

Devry University - Chicago O'Hare Center Campus 8550 West Bryn Mawr Avenue Chicago, IL

Dominican University 7900 Division Street River Forest, IL

ETI School of Skilled Trades 13010 Division Street Blue Island, IL

About Cook County Colleges

Cook County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Cook County, IL. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Cook County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Cook County College Statistics

Find Cook County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Cook County College Enrollment
 Cook CountyIllinois
College/Grad School Enrollment376,688 (28.8%)895,919 (27.3%)
Cook County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Cook CountyIllinois
Some College, No Degree675,501 (18.8%)1,799,808 (20.7%)
Associate's Degree234,559 (6.5%)692,622 (8.0%)
Bachelor's Degree811,185 (22.6%)1,801,833 (20.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree550,789 (15.4%)1,155,958 (13.3%)
Cook County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Cook CountyIllinois
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher1,361,9742,957,791
Arts, Humanities & Others350,951 (25.8%)676,386 (22.9%)
Business296,759 (21.8%)635,664 (21.5%)
Education132,792 (9.7%)387,516 (13.1%)
Science & Engineering462,062 (33.9%)974,551 (32.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields119,410 (8.8%)283,674 (9.6%)