University of Chicago named best school in Illinois per study
The University of Chicago was honored as Illinois' best institution, according to 2019's
Among Illinois schools, the University of Chicago ranked first for admission rate and student-faculty ratio.The university also finished among the top three Illinois schools for gender and racial diversity, graduation rate and post-attendance median salary.
Other top-5 schools include Northwestern University, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign and Illinois Wesleyan University.
Nationally, the University of Chicago was tied for the third lowest student-faculty ratio. Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois was also tied with five other schools for the best safety nationally.