Colleges in Rock Island County, Illinois

There are 5 Colleges in Rock Island County, Illinois, serving a population of 146,205 people in an area of 428 square miles. There is 1 College per 29,241 people, and 1 College per 85 square miles.

In Illinois, Rock Island County is ranked 33rd of 102 counties in Colleges per capita, and 10th of 102 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Rock Island County Colleges

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


Augustana College 639 38th Street Rock Island, IL

Black Hawk College 6600 34th Avenue Moline, IL

La James International College-East Moline 485 Avenue Of The Cities East Moline, IL

Midwest Technical Institute-Moline 3620 Avenue Of The Cities Moline, IL

Trinity College Of Nursing & Health Sciences 2122 25th Avenue Rock Island, IL

About Rock Island County Colleges

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

Rock Island County College Statistics

Find Rock Island 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.

Rock Island County College Enrollment
 Rock Island CountyIllinois
College/Grad School Enrollment9,041 (26.2%)895,919 (27.3%)
Rock Island County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Rock Island CountyIllinois
Some College, No Degree25,619 (25.6%)1,799,808 (20.7%)
Associate's Degree10,159 (10.2%)692,622 (8.0%)
Bachelor's Degree15,032 (15.0%)1,801,833 (20.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree8,112 (8.1%)1,155,958 (13.3%)
Rock Island County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Rock Island CountyIllinois
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher23,1442,957,791
Arts, Humanities & Others5,469 (23.6%)676,386 (22.9%)
Business4,558 (19.7%)635,664 (21.5%)
Education4,285 (18.5%)387,516 (13.1%)
Science & Engineering6,494 (28.1%)974,551 (32.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,338 (10.1%)283,674 (9.6%)