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#1175 Overall Influence #256 Desirability Rank

Illinois College

Liberal arts college in Jacksonville, Illinois, USA

From Wikipedia

Illinois College is a private liberal arts college in Jacksonville, Illinois. It is affiliated with the United Church of Christ and the Presbyterian Church . It was the second college founded in Illinois, but the first to grant a degree . It was founded in 1829 by the Yale Band, students from Yale College who traveled westward to found new colleges. It briefly served as the state's first medical school, from 1843 to 1848.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,781

Acceptance

75%

Graduation Rate

68%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$34,070

Fees (in-state)

$550

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$11,376
30K - 48K$12,454
48K - 75K$14,942
75K - 110K$19,711
110K+$22,687

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,100

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1101 West College Ave, Jacksonville IL 62650-2299

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

32 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is Illinois College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1648 World Rank
Education
#1254 World Rank
Medical
#1476 World Rank
Business
#1406 World Rank
Biology
#1182 World Rank
History
#1570 World Rank
Political Science
#2022 World Rank
Literature
#3011 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3704 World Rank
Computer Science
#2540 World Rank
Economics
#2781 World Rank
Chemistry
#1288 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2884 World Rank
Physics
#2996 World Rank
Philosophy
#3619 World Rank
Mathematics
#3219 World Rank
Psychology
#2289 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#430 World Rank
Law
#830 World Rank
Nursing
#914 World Rank
Anthropology
#1049 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1429 World Rank
Communications
#2404 World Rank
Social Work
#3916 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Illinois College's Most influential alumni?

Illinois College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Nursing, and Anthropology

Ben D Richardson

Researcher

John Thomas Springer

American lawyer and politician

John J. Brenholt

Thomas C. MacMillan

American politician

James W. Robison

James W. Robison

American politician

Roman Augustine Schmitt

Nuclear research scientist and chemistry professor

Richard Yates Jr.

1894-1933 American politician, judge and lawyer; son of Richard Yates

Florence Eugene Baldwin

Minnesota State Senator

Brad A. Grueter

Anesthesiologist

John C. Martin

American politician, Illinois

Joseph Trotter Mills

19th century American politician and judge

Andrew Russel

American politician