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Graduates earn 1,507 degrees, certificates from Roosevelt University

About 37.2 percent of the 1,507 degrees and certificates handed out by the Roosevelt University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accor

Graduates earn 1,880 degrees, certificates from Illinois Central College

About 39.2 percent of the 1,880 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois Central College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accor

Graduates earn 871 degrees, certificates from City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College

About 39.7 percent of the 871 degrees and certificates handed out by the City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular prog

Graduates earn 3,491 degrees, certificates from Joliet Junior College

About 43.8 percent of the 3,491 degrees and certificates handed out by the Joliet Junior College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accordin

Graduates earn 1,709 degrees, certificates from Lincoln Land Community College

About 31.9 percent of the 1,709 degrees and certificates handed out by the Lincoln Land Community College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year,

Graduates earn 770 degrees from North Central College

About 28.7 percent of the 770 degrees and certificates handed out by the North Central College in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accord

Graduates earn 1,107 degrees from Robert Morris University Illinois

About 68.7 percent of the 1,107 degrees and certificates handed out by the Robert Morris University Illinois in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs tha

Graduates earn 295 degrees, certificates from Lincoln College of Technology-Melrose Park

About 62.4 percent of the 295 degrees and certificates handed out by the Lincoln College of Technology-Melrose Park in 2016-17 were to students in Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians programs, making them the most popular programs that year, ac

Analysis: College men's golf in Illinois grosses $6.5 million

University of Illinois men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs in the state, reporting $705,097 – or $100,728 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Illinois colleges, universities report 9.6 percent default rate on student loans

At Larry's Barber College in Chicago, 40.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

College softball earns $19.6 million for Illinois schools

DePaul University, Illinois State University and Bradley University top the list of highest grossing programs in Illinois, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

19,560 borrowers in default on student loans after attending Illinois schools

DeVry University in Chicago reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Q&A with Merrill Lynch’s Randi Merel

With the April 17 tax deadline approaching, we are in the final stretch of the 2017 tax season. We spoke to Merrill Lynch’s Randi Merel about how to maximize available tax benefits for your 2017 filing and how to prepare for filing in 2018 with the new tax law in effect.

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