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Eastern Illinois University

Eastern Illinois University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Charleston, IL. The 2019 average net price at Eastern Illinois University is $13,168. Acceptance rate is 55.31%. The school has a total enrollment of 7,526.


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Location: Charleston, IL
Student Body: 7,526
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.eiu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 55.31%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 55.31%
  • Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $30
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $8,726
Out of State/International Tuition: $11,091
In State Grad Tuition: $7,176
Out of State Grad Tuition: $17,232
Room and Board: $9,882
Books and Supplies: $150
Other Fees: $2,923
Net Price In-District/State: $13,168
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 798
  • Men / Women Ratio: 311 / 487
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 470 - 570
  • Median SAT Math Range: 450 - 540
  • Median ACT Range: 18 - 22
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 14
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Education: 13%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 12%
  • Engineering Technology: 9%
  • Parks, Leisure Studues: 7%
  • Health Professions: 7%

Academic Programs

Eastern Illinois University offers 151 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Education. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsEastern Illinois University offers 67 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, Liberal Studies Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science Degree
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General Degree
  • Sport and Fitness Administration, Management Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsEastern Illinois University offers 35 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Education
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
  • Cyber, Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsEastern Illinois University offers 16 Certificate Programs
Architecture
  • City, Urban, Community and Regional Planning Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Education
  • Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching Degree
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
  • Reading Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
Engineering Technology
  • Computer Engineering Technologies, Technicians, Other Degree
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other Degree
  • Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Technicians, Other Degree
English Literature
Psychology
Social Sciences
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography Degree

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 56%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 59%
  • 1st Year Retention: 75%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $40,900
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 7,526
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 64%
  • Black Students: 16%
  • Hispanic Students: 8%
  • Non-resident, alien: 5%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%