University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL 60607

Located in Chicago, Illinois, University of Illinois at Chicago is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of University of Illinois Board of Trustees that operates 4 campuses in Chicago, Champaign, Springfield, Urbana.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 17931 and 13196 students were accepted.

University of Illinois at Chicago in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $10,584 and fees $3,080. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $23,440 and $3,080 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate80%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated MSN
  3. Masters degrees (MSN)
  4. Doctoral degrees (DNP, BSN to DNP, PhD, BSN to PhD)
  5. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 209
Nursing Science Postbaccalaureate certificate 0
Nursing Science Master's degree 202
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 9
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 26

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from University of Illinois at Chicago

Great Paragon Healthcare, Inc
8.67 miles away
International Career Institute
9.43 miles away
Chicago State University
10.83 miles away
Northwestern Institute of Health and Technology - Skokie Campus
11.11 miles away
Americare Technical School
15.72 miles away
CMK Healthcare
16.54 miles away
Northbrook College of Health Care
17 miles away
PC Center Training Institute
17.31 miles away
Purdue University-Calumet Campus
21.88 miles away
Coalition of African American Nurses, Inc.
25.73 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1970 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses (College of Nursing )
04/19/1974 - Current
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
04/20/2009 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
09/25/1999 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
09/25/1999 - Current



Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading480 to 580
SAT: Math510 to 655
SAT: Writing480 to 590
ACT Composite21 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$9,755
30k to 48k$10,663
48k to 75k$14,419
75k to 110k$21,821
Over 110k$23,414
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $448.00 $783.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $699.00 $879.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Non-resident alien
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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University of Illinois at Chicago
601 S Morgan
Chicago, IL 60607

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