Source: www.scienceparkillinois.com

 

 

 

 

Location

Skokie, Illinois

23-acre campus for

  • Early stage companies
  • Growing firms
  • Established life sciences companies
  • Related institutional research

Facility features

  • Chemistry, biology laboratories
  • Good manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  • Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)
  • Specialized vivarium & formulation facilities

Regional support

  • +30 teaching hospitals

6 schools of medicine

  • University of Chicago
  • Northwestern
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Rush
  • Loyola
  • Rosalind Franklin

14 community colleges

  • Customized job training
  • Continuing education
  • Entrepreneurship training

Laboratories

  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Fermi National Laboratory
  • National Center for Supercomputing Applications

Workforce

  • ~50% of the state’s workers are professionals, skilled technicians, craftspeople, or machine operators
  • ~11.3% employed in manufacturing
  • 56% with education beyond high school
Source: www.scienceparkillinois.com