Springfield Colleges and Universities

Students of Springfield colleges and universities can enjoy the small-town feel of Springfield, a city which prides itself on local cuisine, a thriving performing arts center, and a number of outdoor activities. Springfield residents can enjoy hunting and fishing in the area, and the Springfield Park District operates over 30 outdoor parks. Sports fans in Springfield typically root for the Fighting Illini of the nearby University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Small, specialized schools comprise Springfield colleges and universities. The Southern Illinois University School of Medicine has a campus in Springfield, and is building a cancer institute to support a traditional research laboratory, an outreach center, and patient areas for support group meetings. Springfield colleges and universities give students the opportunity to pursue an education while remaining in the area.

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Cultural Diversity in Springfield



Large Schools

Missouri State University-Springfield

Medium Schools

Lincoln Land Community College
University of Illinois at Springfield
Springfield Technical Community College
Ozarks Technical Community College
Clark State Community College

Small Schools

St. John's College-Department of Nursing
University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts
American International College
Springfield College
Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
Baptist Bible College
Cox College
Drury University
Evangel University
Wittenberg University
Springfield College of Beauty
HSHS St. John's Hospital School of Clinical Laboratory Science
Capital Area School of Practical Nursing
Carousel Beauty College-Springfield
Lester E Cox Medical Center-School of Medical Technology
Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield
Missouri College of Cosmetology North
ITT Technical Institute-Springfield
Paul Mitchell the School-Springfield
Mansfield Beauty Schools-Springfield
Western New England University
Everest College-Springfield
Bryan University
Vatterott College-Springfield
Branford Hall Career Institute-Springfield Campus
Academy of Hair Design-Springfield
Empire Beauty School-Springfield
Northwest College-Eugene
Springfield College-School of Professional and Continuing Studies
Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield
Victory Trade School
ITT Technical Institute-Springfield
Regency Beauty Institute-Springfield
ITT Technical Institute-Springfield
Columbia College - Springfield