Colleges in Lake County, Illinois

There are 14 Colleges in Lake County, Illinois, serving a population of 704,476 people in an area of 444 square miles. There is 1 College per 50,319 people, and 1 College per 31 square miles.

In Illinois, Lake County is ranked 48th of 102 counties in Colleges per capita, and 3rd of 102 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Lake County Colleges

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

College Of Lake County 19351 West Washington Street Grayslake, IL

Devry University - Gurnee Center 1325 Tri State Parkway Gurnee, IL

Empire Beauty School-Vernon Hills 226 Hawthorn Village Commons Vernon Hills, IL

Lake Forest College 555 North Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL

Lake Forest Graduate School Of Management 1905 West Field Court Lake Forest, IL

Loyola University Chicago - Cuneo Mansion And Gardens 1350 North Milwaukee Avenue Vernon Hills, IL

Northeastern Illinois University - University Center Of Lake County 1200 University Center Drive Grayslake, IL

Robert Morris University - Lake County Campus 1507 South Waukegan Road Waukegan, IL

Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine And Science 3333 Green Bay Road North Chicago, IL

State Career College 2770 Grand Avenue Waukegan, IL

Tricoci University Of Beauty Culture-Libertyville 751 East Park Avenue Libertyville, IL

Trinity International University-Illinois 2065 Half Day Road Deerfield, IL

University Of Saint Mary Of The Lake 1000 East Maple Avenue Mundelein, IL

Webster University - Great Lakes Naval Base 2221 Mac Donough Street North Chicago, IL

About Lake County Colleges

Lake County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Lake 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:
  • Lake 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

Lake County College Statistics

Find Lake 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.

Lake County College Enrollment
 Lake CountyIllinois
College/Grad School Enrollment44,027 (22.9%)895,919 (27.3%)
Lake County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Lake CountyIllinois
Some College, No Degree83,142 (18.2%)1,799,808 (20.7%)
Associate's Degree28,409 (6.2%)692,622 (8.0%)
Bachelor's Degree120,072 (26.3%)1,801,833 (20.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree85,715 (18.8%)1,155,958 (13.3%)
Lake County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Lake CountyIllinois
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher205,7872,957,791
Arts, Humanities & Others42,715 (20.8%)676,386 (22.9%)
Business46,073 (22.4%)635,664 (21.5%)
Education24,179 (11.7%)387,516 (13.1%)
Science & Engineering75,411 (36.6%)974,551 (32.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields17,409 (8.5%)283,674 (9.6%)