Erikson Institute
Chicago, IL 60654-4510


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Graduate only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 269
Religious affiliation None
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Erikson Institute has enrolled a total of 269 students (64 students full-time and 205 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 4% men and 96% women and all students were enrolled for graduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 37 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 54%

Black/African American: 21%

Hispanic: 17%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Two or more races: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Erikson Institute.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 55% 143 0
Education 25% 64 16
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 7% 18

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Erikson Institute graduates 6 years after enrollment is $17,000. Last year, out of the total 566 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 362 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 539 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 377 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $17,000 $19,400
Employment Rate 64% 70%
Total Graduates 566 539

Campus Location

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0.6 mile away
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