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Elmhurst University

Located in a beautiful suburb minutes from Chicago, Elmhurst University combines the close-knit learning environment of a small school with the endless opportunities of a world-class city. Founded in 1871, Elmhurst attracts students from across the nation and around the world. In small classes, our students work closely with faculty members who are accomplished scholars and professionals—but above all, they’re dedicated teachers. Elmhurst University is consistently ranked in national publications, including in various categories within U.S. News & World Report, and Forbes.

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

78.58

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

78.58

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

76.92

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

81.3

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

42.78

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

60.65

Why you should attend?

Elmhurst offers an extraordinary value for veterans as well as active service members, spouses and dependents. We offer more than 80 undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs to help you reach new potential. In addition to traditional on-campus classes, you can also learn via online and hybrid course offerings. Highlights: Tuition-matching funds through the Yellow Ribbon Program Dedicated academic advising support An on-campus Student Veterans of America Club A military services staff dedicated to connecting you with the resources you need College credit for military training and experience Withdrawal without penalty if you're called to active duty

Top Degrees

Accounting
Biology
Business Administration & Management, General
Computer & Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Science
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Exercise Science
Geographic Information Science & Cartography
Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse
Psychology
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A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

Tuition & Institution Information

Undergraduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $38,354 $38,354
Fees $375 $375
Room $6,332 $6,332
Board $4,420 $4,420
Books $1,200 $1,200
Other Expenses $1,000 $1,000
Totals $51,681 $51,681
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $32,000 $32,000
Fees $300 $300
Room $6,332 $6,332
Board $4,420 $4,420
Books $1,200 $1,200
Other Expenses $1,000 $1,000
Totals $45,252 $45,252