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Eastern Illinois University

Eastern Illinois University

600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-5000

Eastern Illinois University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1895. EIU is located in Charleston, IL. EIU offers eight certificates, 53 degrees at the bachelors level, and 28 masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 11,630 students pursued degrees from the 65 programs at this school. This large school offers subjects including acting and counseling. EIU is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. EIU is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

Admission

7,531 students applied to this school in 2010. This school admitted two-thirds of the applicants or 4,970 students. Around 59% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

7,531 students applied to this school in 2010. This school admitted two-thirds of the applicants or 4,970 students. Around 59% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 66%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 67%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 63%

Student Demographics

In 2010, EIU had 11,630 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, EIU had 11,630 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4885
  • Total Enrolled Female: 6745
  • Undergraduate Male: 4187
  • Undergraduate Female: 5783
  • Graduate Male: 664
  • Graduate Female: 996

Faculty Demographics

758 instructors work for EIU. 618 out of 758 faculty are full-time, approximately 18% of faculty are part-time, and approximately 49% of faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

758 instructors work for EIU. 618 out of 758 faculty are full-time, approximately 18% of faculty are part-time, and approximately 49% of faculty are women.

  • Male: 384
  • Female: 374
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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