Colleges & Trade Schools in Illinois

Illinois CollegesThe options for vocational training offered at colleges and trade schools in Illinois can allow your goals for the future to come to life. With a multitude of programs spanning some of the most popular areas of study, you can find one that makes sense for you and your lifestyle with ease.

Plus, with campuses located across the state, and several to choose from in the bustling Chicago area, the chances are great that you will find a location that's convenient for you. You can even pursue options for studying online!

Take an important step toward the future you want for yourself. Find Illinois trade schools and colleges by browsing the listings below, or perform an easy search using our zip-code based school finding tool!


Featured Schools

The Illinois Institute of Art

  • Chicago
  • Schaumburg
  • Audio Production
  • Baking & Pastry
  • Culinary Arts
  • Culinary Management
  • Digital Filmmaking & Video Production
  • Digital Photography
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Marketing & Management
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Game Art & Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Hospitality Management
  • Illustration & Design
  • Interior Design
  • Media Arts & Animation
  • Professional Baking & Pastry
  • Visual Effects & Motion Graphics
  • Web Design & Development
  • Web Design & Interactive Media


Lincoln Tech

  • Melrose Park
  • Automotive Technology
  • Collision Repair and Refinishing
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Medical Assistant


Midwest Technical Institute

  • East Peoria
  • Moline
  • Springfield
  • Basic Nursing Assistant
  • Dental Assisting
  • HVAC / R - MAR Technician
  • Journeyman Welder
  • Journeyman Welder II
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Coding Specialist
  • Pharmacy Technician


Rasmussen College

  • Aurora/Naperville
  • Mokena/Tinley Park
  • Rockford
  • Accounting
  • Business Management
    • Business Analysis Specialization
    • Entrepreneurship Specialization
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Justice Leadership and Management
  • Data Analytics
  • Early Childhood Education
    • Child Development
    • Special Needs
  • Early Childhood Education Leadership
  • Finance
  • Graphic Design - Animation and Motion Graphics Specialization
  • Graphic Design - Web and Interactive Design Specialization
  • Health Information Management
  • Health Information Technician
  • Health Sciences
  • Health and Wellness
  • Healthcare Management
  • Human Resources and Organizational Leadership
  • Human Services
  • Information Security
  • Information Technology
  • Information Technology Management
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Marketing
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Network Systems Administration
  • Paralegal
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Software Application Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Web Programming


Coyne College

  • Chicago
  • Electrical Construction and Maintenance
  • Electrical Construction and Planning
  • HVACR
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Billing & Coding Specialist
  • Pharmacy Technician


Cortiva Institute

  • Chicago
  • Crystal Lake
  • Joliet
  • Massage Therapy


Empire Beauty Schools

  • Hanover Park
  • Stone Park
  • Vernon Hills
  • Cosmetology
  • Cosmetology Teacher


Universal Technical Institute

  • Lisle
  • Automotive Technology
  • Diesel & Industrial Technology