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By the Numbers: School of the Art Institute of Chicago ranks 4th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds

School of the Art Institute of Chicago finished in a tie for fourth in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Illinois

Illinois State University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Lincoln College top the list of highest grossing women's college swimming and diving programs in Illinois in 2016

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in the U.S.

McKendree University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Olivet Nazarene University top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in the state in 2016

Northwestern University ranks 10th best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

Northwestern University finished 10th in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Illinois

McKendree University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Olivet Nazarene University top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in Illinois in 2016

University of Chicago ranks 4th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Chicago finished fourth in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Average teacher salaries in Illinois rank 12th highest in nation

The average Illinois teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $66,600, the 12th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign's engineering program ranks 10th best in the nation, study finds

University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign finished 10th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: University of Chicago medical school ranks 18th best for primary care in the nation

University of Chicago finished in a tie for 18th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Experts say universities are among most vulnerable to data breaches

Universities are particularly vulnerable to hacks and data breaches because of their lack of experience dealing with such attacks, and the time to combat them, according to leading credit card processing company Arrow Payments.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Bradley University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Northern Illinois University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

Analysis: University of Chicago ranks 16th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

University of Chicago finished in a tie for 16th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

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