Art Schools in Illinois - 2022 Ranking

Illinois Art Schools90 Illinois art colleges offer certificates, associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in performing arts, fine arts, and applied arts and 5 other majors.

The best art programs in Illinois are offered by Northwestern University. This art college has an excellent quality programs - five-star rating for curriculum and four-star rating for teaching.

See the top 50 art colleges in Illinois ranking below or narrow your search by program, desired diploma, or city in Illinois.

Top 50 art schools in Illinois:

Northwestern University - Art School Ranking
1. Northwestern University

Located in Evanston, 35 art programs

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign - Art School Ranking
2. University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Located in Champaign, 15 art programs

School of The Art Institute of Chicago - Art School Ranking
3. School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Located in Chicago, 9 art programs

University of Illinois Chicago - Art School Ranking
4. University of Illinois Chicago

Located in Chicago, 16 art programs

Northern Illinois University - Art School Ranking
5. Northern Illinois University

Located in Dekalb, 8 art programs

University of Chicago - Art School Ranking
6. University of Chicago

Located in Chicago, 10 art programs

Illinois Institute of Technology - Art School Ranking
7. Illinois Institute of Technology

Located in Chicago, 2 art programs

DePaul University - Art School Ranking
8. DePaul University

Located in Chicago, 12 art programs

Loyola University Chicago - Art School Ranking
9. Loyola University Chicago

Located in Chicago, 8 art programs

Illinois State University - Art School Ranking
10. Illinois State University

Located in Normal, 12 art programs

Governors State University - Art School Ranking
11. Governors State University

Located in University Park, 4 art programs

Roosevelt University - Art School Ranking
12. Roosevelt University

Located in Chicago, 27 art programs

Wheaton College - Art School Ranking
13. Wheaton College

Located in Wheaton, 1 art program

North Park University - Art School Ranking
14. North Park University

Located in Chicago, 4 art programs

Bradley University - Art School Ranking
15. Bradley University

Located in Peoria, 20 art programs

Western Illinois University - Art School Ranking
16. Western Illinois University

Located in Macomb, 6 art programs

Judson University - Art School Ranking
17. Judson University

Located in Elgin, 5 art programs

Southern Illinois University Carbondale - Art School Ranking
18. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Located in Carbondale, 10 art programs

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - Art School Ranking
19. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Located in Edwardsville, 5 art programs

Aurora University - Art School Ranking
20. Aurora University

Located in Aurora, 6 art programs

Eastern Illinois University - Art School Ranking
21. Eastern Illinois University

Located in Charleston, 5 art programs

Columbia College Chicago - Art School Ranking
22. Columbia College Chicago

Located in Chicago, 26 art programs

American Academy of Art - Art School Ranking
23. American Academy of Art

Located in Chicago, 5 art programs

Dominican University - Art School Ranking
24. Dominican University

Located in River Forest, 10 art programs

Lewis University - Art School Ranking
25. Lewis University

Located in Romeoville, 8 art programs

Augustana College - Art School Ranking
26. Augustana College

Located in Rock Island, 12 art programs

Olivet Nazarene University - Art School Ranking
27. Olivet Nazarene University

Located in Bourbonnais, 2 art programs

Lake Forest College - Art School Ranking
28. Lake Forest College

Located in Lake Forest, 5 art programs

Chicago State University - Art School Ranking
29. Chicago State University

Located in Chicago, 1 art program

North Central College - Art School Ranking
30. North Central College

Located in Naperville, 9 art programs

Elmhurst University - Art School Ranking
31. Elmhurst University

Located in Elmhurst, 8 art programs

Illinois Wesleyan University - Art School Ranking
32. Illinois Wesleyan University

Located in Bloomington, 8 art programs

Benedictine University - Art School Ranking
33. Benedictine University

Located in Lisle, 3 art programs

University of Illinois Springfield - Art School Ranking
34. University of Illinois Springfield

Located in Springfield, 2 art programs

Millikin University - Art School Ranking
35. Millikin University

Located in Decatur, 6 art programs

Principia College - Art School Ranking
36. Principia College

Located in Elsah, 4 art programs

Rockford University - Art School Ranking
37. Rockford University

Located in Rockford, 5 art programs

Northeastern Illinois University - Art School Ranking
38. Northeastern Illinois University

Located in Chicago, 3 art programs

Rasmussen University Illinois - Art School Ranking
39. Rasmussen University Illinois

Located in Rockford, 4 art programs

Elgin Community College - Art School Ranking
40. Elgin Community College

Located in Elgin, 2 art programs

William Rainey Harper College - Art School Ranking
41. William Rainey Harper College

Located in Palatine, 5 art programs

McHenry County College - Art School Ranking
42. McHenry County College

Located in Crystal Lake, 3 art programs

College of DuPage - Art School Ranking
43. College of DuPage

Located in Glen Ellyn, 6 art programs

Lewis and Clark Community College - Art School Ranking
44. Lewis and Clark Community College

Located in Godfrey, 2 art programs

Rend Lake College - Art School Ranking
45. Rend Lake College

Located in Ina, 3 art programs

Trinity Christian College - Art School Ranking
46. Trinity Christian College

Located in Palos Heights, 3 art programs

Trinity International University Illinois - Art School Ranking
47. Trinity International University Illinois

Located in Deerfield, 4 art programs

McKendree University - Art School Ranking
48. McKendree University

Located in Lebanon, 3 art programs

Greenville University - Art School Ranking
49. Greenville University

Located in Greenville, 6 art programs

Knox College - Art School Ranking
50. Knox College

Located in Galesburg, 4 art programs

Illinois art schools by program:

General Fine Arts: 70 schools
Painting and Drawing: 6 schools
Sculpture Art: 3 schools
Performing Arts: 41 schools
Design and Animation: 53 schools
Applied Arts: 1 school
Digital Arts: 26 schools
Arts Management: 17 schools

Illinois art schools by diploma:

Certificates: 24 schools
Associate's Degrees: 39 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 51 schools
Master's Degrees: 19 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 6 schools

Illinois art schools by city:

Aurora: 1 school
Belleville: 1 school
Bloomington: 1 school
Bourbonnais: 1 school
Carbondale: 1 school
Carlinville: 1 school
Carterville: 1 school
Champaign: 2 schools
Charleston: 1 school
Chicago: 18 schools
Chicago Heights: 1 school
Cicero: 1 school
Crystal Lake: 1 school
Danville: 1 school
Decatur: 2 schools
Deerfield: 1 school
Dekalb: 1 school
Des Plaines: 1 school
Dixon: 1 school
East Peoria: 1 school
Edwardsville: 1 school
Elgin: 2 schools
Elmhurst: 1 school
Elsah: 1 school
Eureka: 1 school
Evanston: 1 school
Freeport: 1 school
Galesburg: 2 schools
Glen Ellyn: 1 school
Godfrey: 1 school
Grayslake: 1 school
Greenville: 1 school
Harrisburg: 1 school
Ina: 1 school
Jacksonville: 1 school
Joliet: 1 school
Kankakee: 1 school
Lake Forest: 1 school
Lebanon: 1 school
Lincoln: 1 school
Lisle: 1 school
Lombard: 1 school
Macomb: 1 school
Malta: 1 school
Mattoon: 1 school
Moline: 1 school
Monmouth: 1 school
Naperville: 1 school
Normal: 1 school
Oglesby: 1 school
Palatine: 1 school
Palos Heights: 1 school
Palos Hills: 1 school
Peoria: 1 school
Quincy: 2 schools
River Forest: 2 schools
River Grove: 1 school
Rock Island: 1 school
Rockford: 2 schools
Romeoville: 1 school
South Holland: 1 school
Springfield: 2 schools
Sugar Grove: 1 school
University Park: 1 school
Wheaton: 1 school © 2022 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology