Colleges in McDonough County, Illinois

There are 2 Colleges in McDonough County, Illinois, serving a population of 31,597 people in an area of 590 square miles. There is 1 College per 15,798 people, and 1 College per 294 square miles.

In Illinois, McDonough County is ranked 9th of 102 counties in Colleges per capita, and 31st of 102 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of McDonough County Colleges

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


Innovations Design Academy - Macomb Campus 214 East Washington Street Macomb, IL

Western Illinois University 1 University Circle Macomb, IL

About McDonough County Colleges

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

McDonough County College Statistics

Find McDonough 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.

McDonough County College Enrollment
 McDonough CountyIllinois
College/Grad School Enrollment6,875 (61.4%)895,919 (27.3%)
McDonough County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 McDonough CountyIllinois
Some College, No Degree3,701 (20.1%)1,799,808 (20.7%)
Associate's Degree1,905 (10.4%)692,622 (8.0%)
Bachelor's Degree3,022 (16.4%)1,801,833 (20.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree2,946 (16.0%)1,155,958 (13.3%)
McDonough County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 McDonough CountyIllinois
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher5,9682,957,791
Arts, Humanities & Others1,697 (28.4%)676,386 (22.9%)
Business675 (11.3%)635,664 (21.5%)
Education1,231 (20.6%)387,516 (13.1%)
Science & Engineering1,877 (31.5%)974,551 (32.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields488 (8.2%)283,674 (9.6%)