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Hospitality Management Schools in Illinois

In 2018-2019, 411 students earned their Hospitality degrees in IL.

In terms of popularity, Hospitality Management is the 12th most popular major in the state out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Hospitality Management Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 164
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 110
Associate’s Degree 85
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 29
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 29
Master’s Degree 23

Gender Distribution

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

Hospitality Management Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.9%
  • Black or African American: 18.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.4%
  • White: 45.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 15.3%
  • Other Races: 4.9%
Hospitality Management Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Hospitality Management Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 9,930 people employed in jobs related to a hospitality degree, compared to 917,700 nationwide.

Hospitality Management Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Hospitality Management Jobs in Illinois

A typical salary for a hospitality grad in the state is $52,570, compared to a typical salary of $62,270 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 19 colleges in Illinois that offer hospitality degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,005 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.60% which is lower than average. 93% of students get financical aid. This private institution charges an average net price of $14,303.

#2

College of DuPage

Glen Ellyn
64 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,903 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 22% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
4,071 Total Students

98% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.70%.

#4

Lake Land College

Mattoon
45 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,466 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 59% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,809.

#5

DePaul University

Chicago
34 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
22,064 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. This private institution charges an average net price of $28,410. The 4.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,032 Total Students

A typical student attending MVCC will pay a net price of $5,192. Of all the students who attend this school, 53% get financial aid. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
11,695 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 83% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,200 a year.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,477 Total Students

A typical student attending Harper College will pay a net price of $7,382. 36% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,000 a year.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,318 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,688. Graduates earn an average $25,800 after graduation.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,410 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $5,792.

Hospitality Management Careers in IL

Some of the careers hospitality majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Lodging Managers 9% $41,100
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 7% $49,170
Gaming Managers -14% $0

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

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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