Vocational Schools Database
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Illinois Vocational and Technical Schools

If you want to start a career without spending years and years in training, consider the merits of attending an Illinois vocational or trade school. You may condense your education into just one or two years by focusing only on your chosen subject, and Illinois vocational and technical schools are specifically designed to provide you with the training and skills necessary for professional success after graduation. Whether you live in bustling Chicago or political Springfield, it may be possible to launch an exciting career in the field of your choice if you attend an accredited Illinois vocational or trade school.

In addition to saving time by attending an Illinois technical school, you will also save money, as vocational schools tend to be affordable than most liberal arts programs. That's because your coursework is much more streamlined, your classes are more specialized and you only study the essentials necessary for professional success. If you're interested in launching a career in Peoria, Decatur, or anywhere in between, explore what Illinois vocational and trade schools can do for you.

Vocational Schools in Illinois

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Illinois
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University of Phoenix
At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.
BS in Human Services/Gerontology, Family and Child Service Certificate, M.S. in Administration of Justice and security/Global Homeland Security and more.
  • Online: Online, IL
  • Chicago: 203 N LaSalle St Chicago, IL 60601
  • Warrenville: 4525 Weaver Parkway Warrenville, IL 60555

Computer Systems Institute
Get the certification you're looking for at Computer Systems Institute!
Networking Career Program, Healthcare Career Program - Clinical Track, Business Career Program and more.
  • Gurnee: 5330 Grand Avenue Gurnee, IL 60031

The Art Institutes system of schools
With an education from an Art Institutes school, imagine what you could create.
Web Design & Interactive Media (AS), Web Design & Interactive Communications (D), Fashion Marketing & Management (BS) and more.
  • Chicago: 350 N. Orleans Street Chicago, IL 60654
  • Tinley Park: 18670 Graphic Drive Tinley Park, IL 60477
  • Schaumburg: 1000 N. Plaza Drive, Suite 100 Schaumburg, IL 60173

Lincoln College of Technology
Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln College of Technology.
Automotive Technology, Medical Assistant, Collision Repair and Refinishing and more.
  • Melrose Park: 8317 W. North Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160

Vatterott College
  Vatterott College is dedicated to providing students opportunities to gain the hands-on skills necessary to achieve their educational goals.
Plumbing, Building Maintenance Mechanic, Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration and more.
  • Quincy: 3609 North Marx Drive Quincy, IL 62305

Westwood College
Westwood College is dedicated to preparing students with the knowledge, skills and training needed for meaningful employment. Through education, we create opportunities, change lives and impact futures.
Software Development: Major in Game Software Development (B), Information and Network Technologies (A), Construction Management (A) and more.
  • Chicago: 8501 W. Higgins Road Chicago, IL 60631
  • Woodridge: 7155 Janes Ave Woodridge, IL 60517
  • Calumet City: 80 River Oaks Center Calumet City, IL 60409

Baker College Online
Earn a Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master's or Doctorate for less at Baker College Online.
Master of Business Administration - Marketing, Bachelor of General Studies, Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management and more.
  • Flint: 1116 W. Bristol Rd. Flint, MI 48507

Ashford University
Technology changes everything™. You’ve found Ashford University, where school comes to you
BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Project Management, Master of Public Administration, BA/Public Relations and Marketing - Project Management and more.
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DeVry University
We're with you, from start to finish.
Associate - Web Graphic Design, Bachelor's-Accounting, Master's-Business Administration and more.
  • Chicago: Chicago, IL
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  • Tinley Park: 18624 West Creek Drive Tinley Park, IL 60477
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Le Cordon Bleu Schools of North America
Get hands-on training with Le Cordon Bleu Schools of North America.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Chicago - Associate Degree in Culinary Arts, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Online - Associate Degree in Hospitality and Restaurant Management 60 weeks, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Chicago - Certificate in Culinary Arts and more.
  • : 8100 E. Camelback Road , CA
  • Chicago: 361 West Chestnut Chicago, IL 60610

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Illinois Trade Schools and Training Programs

  1. Automotive: Automotive Technician, Driver, Heavy Equipment Operator, Repair, Trucking
  2. Bartending: Bartending Training
  3. Cosmetology, Barbering & Beauty: Esthetician, Cosmetologist, Hair Design, Facial, Make-Up, Manicuring, Nails, Salon Management
  4. Business: Accounting,  Administrative, General Office, Management, Marketing, Organizational Psychology, Secretarial
  5. Computers & Information Technology: Computers & Information Technology: CAD, Installer, Multimedia, Programmer, Repairer, Web Designer
  6. Construction: Estimator, Heavy Equipment Operator, Project Manager, Superintendent
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  1. Construction: Estimator, Heavy Equipment Operator, Project Manager, Superintendent
  2. Criminal Justice: Corrections Officer, Security Guard
  3. Dental Assistant: Dental Assistant, Dental Administrator, Dental Receptionist
  4. Electronics & HVAC: Assembler, Electrical and Electronics Equipment Installer, Equipment Repairer, HVAC
  5. Fashion Design: Apparel, Illustration, Merchandising
  6. Television & Film: Television Host, Producer, Anchorman, Anchorwoman
  7. Healthcare & Medical: Dental, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Office, Medical Records Technician, Nursing, Optician, Paramedic, Pharmacy Technician, X-Ray Technician
  8. Paralegal: Court Reporter, Criminal Justice, Legal Office, Paralegal
  9. Machinist: Machine Operator, CNC Machinist, CNC Operator
  10. Massage Therapy: Massage Therapy Training, Massage Therapy and Health Educator Training
  11. Digital Filmmaking and Multimedia: Digital Filmmaker, Video Editor, Sound Technician
  12. Nursing: Vocational Nursing, Registered Nursing, Nursing Assistant Training, Health and Rehabilitation Technician, Patient Care Assistant, and more
  13. Private Investigation: Investigation, Security, Protection
  14. Secretarial: Administrative Assistant, Computer Applications Specialist, Executive Assistant
  15. Travel: Flight Attendant, Hotel Management, Reservationist, Travel Agent
  16. Web Design & Web Management: Web Designer, Web Developer, MCIWD
  17. Welding: Pipe Welding, Welding Technology, Combination Welding
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