#718 Overall Influence#326 Desirability Rank

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Public university in Carbondale, Illinois, USA; flagship of the SIU system

Southern Illinois University Carbondale Rankings

From Wikipedia

Southern Illinois University is a public research university in Carbondale, Illinois. Founded in 1869, SIU is the oldest and flagship campus of the Southern Illinois University system. The university enrolls students from all 50 states as well as more than 100 countries. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". SIU offers 3 associate, 100 bachelor's, 73 master's, and 36 Ph.D programs in addition to professional degrees in architecture, law, and medicine.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,165

Acceptance

92%

Graduation Rate

48%

Median SAT Score

1140

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$9,456

Fees (in-state)

$5,266

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,500

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

11K

Under-Grads

9K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

Lincoln Drive, Carbondale IL 62901-4512

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

32 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is Southern Illinois University Carbondale 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

#469 World Rank
Medical
#412 World Rank
Philosophy
#644 World Rank
Biology
#656 World Rank
Engineering
#640 World Rank
Literature
#810 World Rank
Education
#794 World Rank
Business
#563 World Rank
Political Science
#622 World Rank
Law
#556 World Rank
History
#597 World Rank
Communications
#864 World Rank
Computer Science
#812 World Rank
Mathematics
#297 World Rank
Anthropology
#676 World Rank
Psychology
#399 World Rank
Nursing
#1120 World Rank
Economics
#614 World Rank
Sociology
#704 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1570 World Rank
Physics
#2251 World Rank
Chemistry
#1202 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1817 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Most influential alumni?

Southern Illinois University Carbondale 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Philosophy, and Biology

Marcus Timmons

American basketball player

Rich Hacker

American baseball player

David Aiken

American musician

Penny Severns

Illinois politician

Mirko Pavlović

Serbian basketball player and sports administrator

Fredric D. Wolinsky

Researcher

Nick Hill

American football player

Bill Lyons

American baseball player

Jim Belushi

Jim Belushi

American actor, comedian, singer, and musician

Jim Berkenstadt

Writer

Skip Pitlock

American baseball player

Joe Meriweather

American basketball player-coach