Public or private; parochial or lab; preschool through college - Bloomington-Normal is the most educated metro area in Illinois and one of the most educated in the U.S.
Of all metro area residents 25 and older, 95.1% have a high school diploma and 44.0% have at least a bachelor's degree, the ninth and 15th highest shares of all U.S. metros respectively. With 10 private schools, 56 public schools, two universities, two community colleges and several vocational schools, McLean County has the preparation to succeed no matter what your age. Come learn with us today.
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Bloomington-Normal has some of the best pre-schools in the entire Central Illinois region. With Illinois State a leader in Education, we have a high concertation of education majors who are employed throughout town.
The McLean County area has a total of 10 public school districts. The largest district in the county is Unit 5 which has around 13,300 students.
If you’re looking for a unique education experience for your student. McLean County has numerous options available.