Illinois Colleges Ranked by Highest Graduation Rate

List of Colleges by Graduation Rate

List of Colleges by Graduation Rate

Below is a list of 120 colleges with the highest graduation rate in Illinois. Northwestern University tops the list with a graduation rate of 93%. Graduation rate is reported as the percent of students who graduate within 150% of the normal expected time to complete the degree.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Illinois Colleges Ranked by Highest Graduation Rate
College Graduation Rate
N

Evanston, IL

93%
C

Chicago, IL

92.3%
W

Wheaton, IL

89.2%
I

Champaign, IL

84.7%
I

Bloomington, IL

81.7%
K

Galesburg, IL

78.9%
F

Bedford Park, IL

77.7%
M

Chicago, IL

77.5%
A

Rock Island, IL

75.1%
I

Fairfield, IL

74%
B

Peoria, IL

73.8%
I

Jacksonville, IL

73.1%
L

Chicago, IL

73.5%
M

Morrison, IL

73.4%
D

Chicago, IL

72%
I

Normal, IL

72.5%
L

Lake Forest, IL

72.7%
E

Elmhurst, IL

70.3%
V

Chicago, IL

70%
I

Chicago, IL

68.7%