University of Phoenix-Illinois
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4395


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 323
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
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


University of Phoenix-Illinois has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of University of Phoenix-Illinois's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 100% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,455 (which is 24.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Phoenix-Illinois in 2016-2017, was 20, which is 100% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,067 (which is 12.8% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,378
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,154
Financial aid
National Average = 89%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Phoenix-Illinois has enrolled a total of 323 students (323 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 323 students, 4 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 288 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 35 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 110 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Race/ethnicity unknown: 59%

Black/African American: 21%

Hispanic: 11%

White: 7%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Asian: 0%


Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at University of Phoenix-Illinois.

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
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 54% 270 34
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 11% 56 0
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 6% 28 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 10 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 0% 2 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 36%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Phoenix-Illinois full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $26,804

The typical median income of University of Phoenix-Illinois graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,200. Last year, out of the total 7,813 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 6,329 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 7,061 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,508 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,200 $27,700
Employment Rate 81% 78%
Total Graduates 7,813 7,061

Campus Location

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