Illinois Trade Schools

Find local trade schools and online technical colleges in Illinois with a variety of accredited certificate training classes, associate’s, and bachelor’s degree programs. Career training and degree program options include skilled trades like HVAC technician, CDL truck driver, electrical technology, and welding technology.


Use the search application to connect with a trade school or college near you in Illinois.

Trade Schools & Technical Colleges in Illinois

The trade schools listed here are accredited and have financial aid assistance for those who qualify.

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Online Schools

Some schools have hybrid on-campus and online programs or evening and weekend class schedule options.

Illinois Trade School Programs

Choose from accredited certificate and diploma programs in Illinois that take from six weeks to one year to complete. Two year associate’s and four year bachelor’s degree programs are also available. Some popular courses include:

Skilled Trades

Healthcare & Medical Programs

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All programs are not available in all locations, use the search application to find your Illinois program options.

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