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Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 260,680 people employed in jobs related to a general business degree, compared to 5,325,510 nationwide.

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Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Illinois

General Business grads earn an average of $97,840 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

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There are 25 colleges in Illinois that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

1,167 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
22,603 Total Students

The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at Northwestern. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 83% are considered full time. 66% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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83 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
20,832 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. 5% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $32,600 after graduation.

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73 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
3,764 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.34 years. The full-time teacher rate is 39%. Graduates earn an average $38,100 after graduation.

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Lake Forest College

Lake Forest
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
1,583 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 57%. The 2.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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44 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
7,119 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. A typical student attending Northeastern Illinois University will pay a net price of $15,843. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

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37 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
1,636 Total Students

The average student takes 4.08 years to complete their degree at Illinois Wesleyan. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.40%. 100% of students get financical aid.

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31 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
17,834 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 57% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 5 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $54,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

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20 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,235 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 46% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

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17 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
7,402 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 6.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

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17 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,802 Total Students

A typical student attending Rend Lake College will pay a net price of $5,636. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,800 a year. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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17 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,454 Total Students

8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, TIU Illinois grads earn an average salary of $32,300. 99% of students get financical aid.

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Business & Commerce Careers in IL

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Management Analysts 15% $83,780
Cost Estimators 9% $63,490
General and Operations Managers 8% $102,660
Sales Managers 8% $118,040
Administrative Services Managers 8% $89,840
Social and Community Service Managers 8% $60,560
Construction Managers 7% $90,270
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 7% $90,420
Industrial Production Managers 4% $98,580
Chief Executives -7% $208,000

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to general business.

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Business Administration & Management 13,682
Accounting 4,307
Management Sciences & Methods 2,095
Finance & Financial Management 2,057
Marketing 1,965
Human Resource Management 1,106
Business Support & Assistance 704
Management Information Systems 631

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