Colleges and Universities
- Augustana College – A university in Rock Island.
- Bible Missionary Institute- A Bible college in Rock Island affiliated with the Bible Missionary Church.
- Black Hawk College – Community college in Moline, with a satellite campus in Kewanee, Illinois.
- Eastern Iowa Community College District - Consisting of campuses in Bettendorf, Clinton, and Muscatine. Bettendorf's campus is known as Scott Community College.
- Hamilton Technical College – A college in Davenport.
- Kaplan University – A satellite campus in Davenport.
- La'James International College A satellite campus in Davenport and East Moline.
- Midwest Technical Institute - A satellite campus in Moline.
- Palmer Chiropractic College – Davenport, first chiropractic school in the world.
- Saint Ambrose University- A university in Davenport.
- Upper Iowa University - A satellite campus in Bettendorf.
- Western Illinois University-Quad Cities – A satellite campus district in Moline being constructed along the riverfront at the former site of the 60,000-square-foot (5,600 m2) John Deere Technical Site.
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