Careers in Education

Career Information (Especially great for learning about the different types of schools, e.g. public vs.charter, etc)

Education Week Career Corner Blog

Information Interviews

New Illinois State Teacher Certification → Licensure Titles

CPS Application Process

AppliTrack Tips for Successful Essays

NCE Job Search Timeline

Job Postings

NLU Listings

  • Hire NLU (Students: Access NLU's job board through your student portal. Alumni: Contact our office for access.)

Educator Job Fairs

  • Registration is now open for 

CPS Teacher Career Fair

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
UIC Forum, 725 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
All Subjects/Grade Levels Fair:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
You will receive further information in your confirmation e-mail once you register. Confirmation e-mails are sent 48 hours prior to the event date. 
REGISTER HERE FOR THE JULY 16 CAREER FAIR - Registration closes Wednesday, July 9th at noon or when capacity is reached. 

  • SAVE THE DATE – Additional CPS Teacher Career Fairs

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 & Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Location to be determined.
Registration will open in mid-July for August fairs. 

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Greater Illinois Public Schools

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The Chronicle of Higher Education

NASPA- Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

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    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658
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