Higher Education Directory

Higher Education Directory - The following is a listing of Gateways to Opportunity entitled colleges and universities in Illinois who offer coursework in Early Care and Education, Child Development, Human Growth & Development and other areas of study related to caring for and educating children. 

Black Hawk College 
Bradley University
Carl Sandburg College
Chicago State University
College of DuPage
College of Lake County
Columbia College Chicago
Concordia University
Danville Area Community College
DePaul University
Eastern Illinois University
Elgin Community College
Elmhurst College
Erikson Institute
Governors State University
Harold Washington College
Harper College
Heartland Community College
Highland Community College
Illinois Central College
Illinois State University
Illinois Valley Community College
John A. Logan Community College
John Wood Community College               
Joliet Junior College
Kankakee Community College
Kaskaskia College
Kendall College
Kennedy King College
Kishwaukee College
Lake Land College
Lewis & Clark Community College
Lewis University
Lincoln Christian University
Lincoln Land Community College
Loyola University Chicago
Malcolm X College
McHenry County College
Millikin University
Moraine Valley Community College
Morton College           
National-Louis University
Northern Illinois University
Oakton Community College
Olive Harvey College
Olivet Nazarene University
Parkland Community College
Prairie State College
Rend Lake College
Richard J. Daley College
Richland Community College
Rock Valley College
Rockford University
Roosevelt University
Saint Xavier University
Sauk Valley Community College            
Shawnee Community College
Southwestern Illinois College
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Southern Illinios University Edwardsville    
South Suburban College
Southeastern Illinois College
St. Ambrose University
St. Augustine College
Triton College    
Harry S. Truman College
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois
Wabash Valley College
Waubonsee Community College
Western Illinois University

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