Southern Illinois University at CarbondaleSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Carbondale, Illinois Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$14,904

Avg in-state tuition

$29,360

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Carbondale, Illinois. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 11,695, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 66%. The university offers 106 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 48%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $14,904, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $29,360.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

66% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 66%

Retention Rate 75%

Graduation Rate 48%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1250

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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48%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

12k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

65%

Black

13%

Hispanic

8%

Non-U.S. Citizen

8%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

2%

Unknown

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

41% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

42%

State Grant Aid

39%

Institution Grant Aid

83%

Pell Grant

41%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,423
State Grant Aid $5,306
Institution Grant Aid $8,285
Pell Grant Aid $4,685
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.