Illinois Trade Schools

Local trade schools and online technical colleges in Illinois with a variety of accredited certificate training classes, associate and bachelor’s degree programs.

Use the program search application to find trade school and college classes near you. Career training options include CDL driver, skilled trades and construction, criminal justice, healthcare, cosmetology, computer & IT, business administration, HVAC technology and many others.

Trade Schools & Technical Colleges in Illinois

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

Midwest Technical Institute – East Peoria, Moline, Springfield

Cosmetology & Spa Academy – Crystal Lake, Schaumburg, Elgin, Rockford

Lincoln Technical – Melrose Park

Pivot Point Academy – Bloomingdale

Aveda Institute – Chicago

Northwestern College – Bridgeview, Chicago

Coyne College – Chicago

Empire Beauty Schools – Vernon Hills, Stone Park, Hanover Park

Universal Technical Institute – Lisle

ETI – Willowbrook

Rockford Career College – Rockford

Online Schools

LA Film School

Miller Motte College

Some schools have hybrid-online programs, evening or weekend classes, and apprenticeship learning options.

Popular Illinois Trade School Programs

Choose from accredited Illinois area certification training classes that take from six weeks to one year to complete. Two year associate degree and four year bachelor’s degree programs are also available. Some popular choices include:

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

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