2022 Average Graduate Tuition in Illinois

For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $10,971 for Illinois residents and $18,710 for out-of-state students over 1053 graduate schools in Illinois. University of Chicago has the highest graduate tuition & fees ($63,936) and Northwestern University has the second highest costs ($63,936) in Illinois.
The average cost per credit hour, for part-time students and/or overloaded credits, is $493 for Illinois residents and $876 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2022 average graduate school tuition & fees for Illinois graduate schools.
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees in Illinois (2021-2022)
Tuition & Fees
Illinois residents$10,971
Out-of-State$18,710
Cost per Credit Hour
Illinois residents$493
Out-of-State$876

Illinois Graduate School Tuition & Fees Changes from 2013 to 2022

The tuition & fees of Illinois graduate schools have increased 16.99% ($2,902) from $17,076(2013) to $19,978 (2022). Next table shows the changes of Illinois graduate school tuition & fees for last 10 years.
Illinois Graduate School Tuition Changes from 2013 to 2022
YearIllinois Residents In-State Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesIllinois Residents Cost per Credit HourOut-of-State Tuition & Fees
2011$9,261$16,677$511$860
2012$9,501$17,292$541$881
2013$9,967$17,076$566$885
2014$10,245$18,113$583$903
2015$10,882$18,533$595$914
2016$11,176$18,614$616$930
2017$11,501$19,584$406$866
2018$11,845$19,940$418$871
2019$12,111$19,361$437$880
2020$11,884$19,157$432$882
2021$12,098$19,818$431$888
2022$12,251$19,978$435$893
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