Eastern Illinois University

#2454 / #695
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Public university in Charleston, Illinois

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About Eastern Illinois University

According to Wikipedia, Eastern Illinois University is a public university in Charleston, Illinois. Established in 1895 as the Eastern Illinois State Normal School, a teacher's college offering a two-year degree, Eastern Illinois University gradually expanded into a comprehensive university with a broad curriculum, including bachelor's and master's degrees in education, business, arts, sciences, and humanities.

Eastern Illinois University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
8,999 56% 51% 1035 20

How Much Does Eastern Illinois University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$9,036 $2,895

How Much Do Eastern Illinois University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Eastern Illinois University, then you can expect to earn an average of $46,000 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Eastern Illinois University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
5,850 4,639 1,211

Where is Eastern Illinois University?

Eastern Illinois University is located at 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston IL 61920

How Safe is Eastern Illinois University?

Eastern Illinois University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Charleston has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Eastern Illinois University Known For?

Eastern Illinois University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Eastern Illinois University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Eastern Illinois University's Most Influential Alumni?

Eastern Illinois University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, History, and Business. Here are some of Eastern Illinois University's most famous alumni:

Ronald W. Davis
An American biochemist.
Jimmy John Liautaud
Jimmy John Liautaud
A Jimmy John's restaurant founder.
Matt Hughes
Matt Hughes
An American mixed martial arts fighter.
John Malkovich
John Malkovich
An American actor.
Johnny Matson
An American psychologist.
Jan Spivey Gilchrist
An Author and illustrator from the United States.
Alvin Bowman
An American academic administrator.
Robert Corn-Revere
Robert Corn-Revere
An American lawyer.
Schellas Hyndman
Schellas Hyndman
An American soccer player-coach.
Brian Ebersole
An American martial artist.
Joan Allen
Joan Allen
An American actress.
Gary Noffke
An American artist.

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