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Entrepreneurial Studies Schools in Illinois

In 2018-2019, 218 students earned their Entrepreneurship degrees in IL.

In this state, Entrepreneurial Studies is the 15th most popular major out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Entrepreneurial Studies Majors in Illinois

Entrepreneurship majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 109
Bachelor’s Degree 73
Associate’s Degree 20
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 15
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 15
Master’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Illinois, a entrepreneurship major is more popular with women than with men.

Entrepreneurial Studies Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of entrepreneurship majors in Illinois is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.8%
  • White: 66.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.5%
  • Other Races: 6.4%
Entrepreneurial Studies Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Entrepreneurial Studies Grads in Illinois

136,470 people in the state and 3,032,370 in the nation are employed in jobs related to entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurial Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Entrepreneurial Studies Jobs in Illinois

Entrepreneurship grads earn an average of $107,910 in the state and $115,590 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 44 colleges in Illinois that offer entrepreneurship degrees. Learn about the most popular 13 below:

#1

Parkland College

Champaign
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,074 Total Students

In their early career, Parkland College grads earn an average salary of $25,400. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,841 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 25%. Graduates earn an average $22,000 after graduation. 63% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,726 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 31%. 50% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
17,007 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. In their early career, Loyola Chicago grads earn an average salary of $42,700. 51% of the teachers are full time.

#5

North Central College

Naperville
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
2,928 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.20%. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. 46% of the teachers are full time.

#6

College of DuPage

Glen Ellyn
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
24,900 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,569. 57% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

#7

McHenry County College

Crystal Lake
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,031 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 43% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
5,882 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 2.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at Bradley. This private school has an average net price of $24,706.

#9

Lake Land College

Mattoon
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,583 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,809. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
4,940 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 5.00% which is lower than average.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
31,683 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.10% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.55 years to complete their degree at UIC. This public school has an average net price of $13,301.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,628 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 78% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 42%. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,436 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 36%.

Entrepreneurial Studies Careers in IL

Some of the careers entrepreneurship majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
General and Operations Managers 8% $102,660
Chief Executives -7% $208,000

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

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
Business & Commerce 1,594
Human Resource Management 1,106
Business Support & Assistance 704

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