How much does it cost to get a CCL in Illinois?

Illinois is the most costly state in the nation to get your Concealed Carry License (CCL).  Here is a summary of those costs and to whom they are paid:

Sixteen hours of class instruction:  $175 paid to "A Better Shot", LLC
Range Fee for Qualification Shoot:  $10 paid to "A Better Shot", LLC
Illinois State Police Application Fee:  $150 paid to Illinois State Police
Livescan Fingerprinting (optional): $65 paid to Livescan Vendor
Application Assistance: $?? paid to whomever assists you in completintg the online application. The application should not take more than 10 minutes and we will provide assistance at the end of the second day of class (free of charge for the first 30 minutes) if you so desire.