Illinois Institute of Technology
Based in the global metropolis of Chicago, Illinois Tech is the only technology-focused university in the city. It offers degrees in engineering, science, architecture, business, design, human sciences, applied technology, and law.
In 1890 Illinois Institute of Technology was founded in order to lift up people of all backgrounds with education that would help them meet the needs of the age. Rankings based on the United States Department of Education College Scorecard, which offers the public access to years of federal government data on U.S. colleges and universities, show that 130 years on, Illinois Tech is fulfilling its mission.
Chicago’s Only Tech University
Illinois Tech stands at the crossroads of exploration and innovation, advancing Chicago and the world. Every day in the living lab of the city, Illinois Tech fuels breakthroughs that change lives.
Rankings and Recognition
Illinois Institute of Technology and its individual colleges, institutes, and schools have achieved notable rankings from various state and national organizations and publications.
Why study with us?
Illinois Tech students learn more than just how to recite information and ideas—they know how to actually do things. Our academic programs focused on active learning and entrepreneurship put you out in front.
Undergraduate Majors and Programs
Our 40-plus undergraduate degrees include pre-health programs and accelerated master’s programs, which allow you to earn your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in as few as five years.
Illinois Tech’s 60-plus graduate degrees are distinctive by design, with innovation, technology, and interdisciplinary learning woven throughout these programs. Options range from certificates to master’s to Ph.D. degrees.
There’s no better way to study your favorite topic while experiencing college life than to enroll in one of Illinois Tech's focused pre-college programs for middle and high school students.
Whether you’re a current Illinois Tech student or a college student enrolled elsewhere, Illinois Tech’s summer courses allow you to move forward in your degree program and gain valuable research experience