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Computer Systems Networking Schools in Illinois

1,115 Networking students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Computer Systems Networking is the 42nd most popular major in the state out of a total 309 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Systems Networking Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 385
Associate’s Degree 367
Bachelor’s Degree 170
Master’s Degree 96
Post-Master’s Certificate 49
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 49
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 48
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 48

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Systems Networking Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 8.2%
  • Black or African American: 10.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.8%
  • White: 51.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.2%
  • Other Races: 8.2%
Computer Systems Networking Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Systems Networking Grads in Illinois

There are 47,160 people in the state and 1,030,060 people in the nation working in networking jobs.

Computer Systems Networking Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Computer Systems Networking Jobs in Illinois

Networking grads earn an average of $89,370 in the state and $93,610 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 41 colleges in Illinois that offer networking degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

349 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
18,195 Total Students

4% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.44 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid.

#2

College of DuPage

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. 57% of students get financical aid. In their early career, COD grads earn an average salary of $29,500.

#3

DePaul University

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 49% are considered full time.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,508 Total Students

A typical student attending SWIC will pay a net price of $7,650. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 25% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,762 Total Students

A typical student attending Wilbur Wright College will pay a net price of $3,177. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 29 to 1.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,318 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,688. 50% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,749 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,700 after earning their degree at this institution. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 34% of the teachers are full time.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,477 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Graduates earn an average $31,000 after graduation.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
1,693 Total Students

33% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.11 years. An average student at RMU will pay a net price of $23,010.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,032 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,192. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 53% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Computer Systems Networking Careers in IL

Some of the careers networking majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 23% $95,950
Computer Systems Analysts 8% $86,680
Computer Network Support Specialists 8% $61,970
Computer Network Architects 7% $116,620

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Computer Science 3,488
Computer Information Systems 1,242
Information Technology 978
Information Science 693
Computer Software Applications 548
Computer Systems Analysis 502
Computer Programming 391
Data Entry 106

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