Colleges in River Forest, Illinois

There are 2 Colleges in River Forest, Illinois, serving a population of 11,215 people in an area of 3 square miles. There is 1 College per 5,607 people, and 1 College per 1 square miles.

In Illinois, River Forest is ranked 24th of 1547 cities in Colleges per capita, and 8th of 1547 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of River Forest Colleges

Find River Forest, Illinois colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Concordia University-Chicago 7400 Augusta Street River Forest, IL

Dominican University 7900 Division Street River Forest, IL

About River Forest Colleges

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

River Forest College Statistics

Find River Forest 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.

River Forest College Enrollment
 River ForestCook County
College/Grad School Enrollment1,414 (38.0%)376,688 (28.8%)
River Forest Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 River ForestCook County
Some College, No Degree799 (11.4%)675,501 (18.8%)
Associate's Degree329 (4.7%)234,559 (6.5%)
Bachelor's Degree2,620 (37.4%)811,185 (22.6%)
Graduate/Professional Degree2,787 (39.8%)550,789 (15.4%)
River Forest Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 River ForestCook County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher5,4071,361,974
Arts, Humanities & Others1,723 (31.9%)350,951 (25.8%)
Business1,152 (21.3%)296,759 (21.8%)
Education460 (8.5%)132,792 (9.7%)
Science & Engineering1,766 (32.7%)462,062 (33.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields306 (5.7%)119,410 (8.8%)