Analysis: Which college volleyball program grossed the most in Illinois


Depaul University Chicago Sunday Eveni, Northern Illinois University and Illinois State University top the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in Illinois in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education.

Illinois Volleyball Programs by Revenue

Rank
School
Division
Athletes (#)
Revenue
Revenue Per Athlete
1
Depaul University Chicago Sunday Eveni
NCAA Division I without football
16
$1,100,105
$68,757
2
Northern Illinois University
NCAA Division I-FBS
15
$930,240
$62,016
3
Illinois State University
NCAA Division I-FCS
14
$814,553
$58,182
4
University of Illinois at Chicago
NCAA Division I without football
17
$795,600
$46,800
5
Loyola University Chicago
NCAA Division I without football
36
$1,615,446
$44,874
6
Bradley University
NCAA Division I without football
18
$667,081
$37,060
7
Eastern Illinois University
NCAA Division I-FCS
15
$510,251
$34,017
8
Western Illinois University
NCAA Division I-FCS
19
$639,991
$33,684
9
Lewis University
NCAA Division II without football
38
$951,531
$25,040
10
Chicago State University
NCAA Division I without football
15
$330,504
$22,034
11
Governors State University
NAIA Division II
11
$234,942
$21,358
12
University of St Francis
NAIA Division II
16
$317,189
$19,824
13
The University of Chicago
NCAA Division III with football
12
$213,573
$17,798
14
Southwestern Illinois College
NJCAA Division I
10
$150,872
$15,087
15
Olivet Nazarene University
NAIA Division II
30
$442,247
$14,742
16
McKendree University
NCAA Division II with football
46
$636,328
$13,833
17
John a Logan College
NJCAA Division I
12
$159,643
$13,304
18
Kankakee Community College
NJCAA Division II
14
$171,476
$12,248
19
Lincoln College
NJCAA Division III
14
$170,548
$12,182
20
Lake Land College
NJCAA Division I
13
$155,191
$11,938
21
Saint Xavier University
NAIA Division II
31
$354,791
$11,445
22
Judson University
NAIA Division I
16
$182,872
$11,430
23
Parkland College
NJCAA Division II
18
$198,474
$11,026
24
Illinois Central College
NJCAA Division II
14
$153,126
$10,938
25
Quincy University
NCAA Division II with football
45
$478,401
$10,631
26
Illinois Institute of Technology
NCAA Division III without football
22
$233,042
$10,593
27
Trinity Christian College
NAIA Division II
34
$358,638
$10,548
28
College of Lake County
NJCAA Division II
9
$92,461
$10,273
29
Elmhurst College
NCAA Division III with football
21
$200,811
$9,562
30
Robert Morris University Illinois
NAIA Division II
62
$589,172
$9,503
31
South Suburban College
NJCAA Division II
14
$129,951
$9,282
32
Kaskaskia College
NJCAA Division I
13
$114,510
$8,808
33
Lincoln Land Community College
NJCAA Division II
16
$140,597
$8,787
34
Roosevelt University
NAIA Division II
18
$155,022
$8,612
35
Lincoln Christian University
NAIA Division II
13
$110,671
$8,513
36
Wheaton College
NCAA Division III with football
15
$125,863
$8,391
37
Lewis and Clark Community College
NJCAA Division I
10
$83,552
$8,355
38
Concordia University-Chicago
NCAA Division III with football
15
$123,864
$8,258
39
Knox College Gender and Women's Studies
NCAA Division III with football
11
$89,272
$8,116
40
Rend Lake College
NJCAA Division I
12
$93,834
$7,820
41
Rockford University
NCAA Division III with football
9
$61,906
$6,878
42
Frontier Community College
NJCAA Division I
14
$95,727
$6,838
43
Greenville College
NCAA Division III with football
32
$210,734
$6,585
44
Morton College
NJCAA Division II
12
$78,841
$6,570
45
College of Dupage
NJCAA Division III
8
$51,530
$6,441
46
Sauk Valley Community College
NJCAA Division I
12
$74,267
$6,189
47
Black Hawk College
NJCAA Division II
12
$70,152
$5,846
48
Millikin University
NCAA Division III with football
33
$192,303
$5,827
49
Illinois Wesleyan University
NCAA Division III with football
24
$139,460
$5,811
50
McHenry County College
NJCAA Division II
10
$57,980
$5,798
51
Augustana College
NCAA Division III with football
30
$171,281
$5,709
52
Musician/North Park University
NCAA Division III with football
20
$112,597
$5,630
53
Illinois College
NCAA Division III with football
22
$123,774
$5,626
54
Aurora University
NCAA Division III with football
24
$133,997
$5,583
55
Benedictine University, Lisle, IL
NCAA Division III with football
77
$425,976
$5,532
56
Lake Forest College
NCAA Division III with football
15
$80,591
$5,373
57
Dominican University
NCAA Division III without football
44
$223,767
$5,086
58
Waubonsee Community College
NJCAA Division II
13
$65,880
$5,068
59
Illinois Valley Community College
NJCAA Division II
10
$48,968
$4,897
60
Oakton Community College
NJCAA Division II
11
$53,079
$4,825
61
Blackburn College
NCAA Division III without football
14
$65,239
$4,660
62
North Central College
NCAA Division III with football
54
$241,315
$4,469
63
Carl Sandburg College
NJCAA Division II
17
$74,816
$4,401
64
Monmouth College
NCAA Division III with football
17
$71,452
$4,203
65
Lincoln Trail College
NJCAA Division I
14
$53,146
$3,796
66
Triton College
Other
12
$42,658
$3,555
67
Prairie State College
NJCAA Division II
8
$27,722
$3,465
68
Elgin Community College
NJCAA Division III
8
$27,356
$3,420
69
Moraine Valley Community College
NJCAA Division II
13
$43,549
$3,350
70
Moody Bible Institute
NCCAA Division II
10
$32,754
$3,275
71
Joliet Junior College
NJCAA Division III
9
$29,058
$3,229
72
Highland Community College
NJCAA Division I
11
$28,467
$2,588
73
William Rainey Harper College
NJCAA Division III
15
$37,004
$2,467
74
Rock Valley College
NJCAA Division III
13
$29,995
$2,307
75
Northwestern University
NCAA Division I-FBS
19
$43,716
$2,301
76
Macmurray College
NCAA Division III with football
21
$44,906
$2,138
77
Eureka College
NCAA Division III with football
21
$41,852
$1,993

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Augustana College Aurora University Benedictine University, Lisle, IL Black Hawk College Blackburn College Bradley University Carl Sandburg College Chicago State University College of Dupage College of Lake County Concordia University-Chicago Depaul University Chicago Sunday Eveni Dominican University Eastern Illinois University Elgin Community College Elmhurst College Eureka College Frontier Community College Governors State University Greenville College Highland Community College Illinois Central College Illinois College Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois State University Illinois Valley Community College Illinois Wesleyan University John a Logan College Joliet Junior College Judson University Kankakee Community College Kaskaskia College Knox College Gender and Women's Studies Lake Forest College Lake Land College Lewis and Clark Community College Lewis University Lincoln Christian University Lincoln College Lincoln Land Community College Lincoln Trail College Loyola University Chicago Macmurray College McHenry County College McKendree University Millikin University Monmouth College Moody Bible Institute Moraine Valley Community College Morton College Musician/North Park University North Central College Northern Illinois University Northwestern University Oakton Community College Olivet Nazarene University Parkland College Prairie State College Quincy University Rend Lake College Robert Morris University Illinois Rock Valley College Rockford University Roosevelt University Saint Xavier University Sauk Valley Community College South Suburban College Southwestern Illinois College The University of Chicago Trinity Christian College Triton College University of Illinois at Chicago University of St Francis Waubonsee Community College Western Illinois University Wheaton College William Rainey Harper College

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