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Carbondale, Illinois

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Overview

Student Population
14,554
Southern Illinois University Carbondale overview
Location Carbondale, Illinois
Online siuc.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Southern Illinois University Carbondale overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Carbondale, Illinois, Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,961 prospective students applied, and 6,051 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,395 enrolled in the school.  11,877 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,677 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $9,450 plus fees of $4,482. Southern Illinois University is ranked 541 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale overview
SAT 1000/1390
ACT 20/26
GPA 2.86
Applications Accepted
76% 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale overview
Applications Due May 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Illinois Resident Tuition
$9,450
In State Costs for Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$4,482
Room and Board $10,622
Budget for Other Expenses$2,941
Total One Year Cost$28,595
Out of State Tuition
$23,625
Out of State Costs for Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$4,482
Room and Board $10,622
Budget for Other Expenses$2,941
Total One Year Cost$42,770

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
44% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Southern Illinois University Carbondale students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 20%
Business 10%
Health Professions 8%
Engineering Technology 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=149222 IPEDS survey data for Southern Illinois University Carbondale.