ADN Programs in Illinois


There are 56 nursing schools in Illinois that provide ADN program. We gathered some key information about each school to help you learn more about the schools' characteristics and the programs they provide.

Where applicable we also list weighted average NCLEX pass rate of the students who attended the schools in the last 3 years.

Ambria College of Nursing
Hoffman Estates, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.30%
  • PN: 99.10%

Black Hawk College
Moline, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 91.20%
  • PN: 97.30%

Carl Sandburg College
Galesburg, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 77.90%
  • PN: 96.20%

City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 86.80%
  • PN: 97.10%

College of DuPage
Glen Ellyn, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 78.70%
  • PN: 94.00%

College of Lake County
Grayslake, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 84.70%

Danville Area Community College
Danville, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 74.90%
  • PN: 96.10%

Elgin Community College
Elgin, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 85.90%
  • PN: 94.90%

Frontier Community College
Fairfield, IL


Heartland Community College
Normal, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.80%
  • PN: 100.00%

Highland Community College
Freeport, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.00%

Illinois Central College
East Peoria, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 74.80%
  • PN: 99.10%

Illinois Valley Community College
Oglesby, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.70%
  • PN: 100.00%

John A Logan College
Carterville, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 94.30%
  • PN: 96.60%

John Wood Community College
Quincy, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 87.00%
  • PN: 97.30%

Joliet Junior College
Joliet, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 94.20%
  • PN: 98.90%

Kankakee Community College
Kankakee, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.70%
  • PN: 100.00%

Kaskaskia College
Centralia, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 91.00%
  • PN: 89.80%

Kishwaukee College
Malta, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 93.60%

Lake Land College
Mattoon, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.10%
  • PN: 92.80%

Lewis and Clark Community College
Godfrey, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 83.10%

Lincoln Land Community College
Springfield, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.10%
  • PN: 89.80%

Lincoln Trail College
Robinson, IL


McHenry County College
Crystal Lake, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 95.10%

Moraine Valley Community College
Palos Hills, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 85.70%
  • PN: 82.20%

Morton College
Cicero, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 76.80%
  • PN: 100.00%

Northwestern College-Chicago Campus
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 62.80%

Oakton Community College
Des Plaines, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 91.70%
  • PN: 96.20%

Olney Central College
Olney, IL


Parkland College
Champaign, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 80.60%

Prairie State College
Chicago Heights, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 84.20%

Rasmussen College-Illinois
Rockford, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 77.60%

Rend Lake College
Ina, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 82.90%
  • PN: 97.30%

Richland Community College
Decatur, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 85.30%
  • PN: 73.20%

Rock Valley College
Rockford, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 86.70%

Sauk Valley Community College
Dixon, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 87.30%
  • PN: 94.90%

Shawnee Community College
Ullin, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 85.80%
  • PN: 97.80%

South Suburban College
South Holland, IL


Southeastern Illinois College
Harrisburg, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 96.90%
  • PN: 98.70%

Southwestern Illinois College
Belleville, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 87.70%

Spoon River College
Canton, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 90.10%
  • PN: 100.00%

Trinity Christian College
Palos Heights, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 98.70%

Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Rock Island, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.20%

Triton College
River Grove, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 83.20%

Wabash Valley College
Mount Carmel, IL


Waubonsee Community College
Sugar Grove, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 93.60%

William Rainey Harper College
Palatine, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 90.90%
  • PN: 98.90%

William Rainey Harper College
Palatine, IL



Closed Schools/Programs

City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College
Chicago, IL

ADN Program closed in 2015

ITT Technical Institute-Orland Park
Orland Park, IL

School closed in 2016