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Northeastern Illinois University

Northeastern Illinois University

5500 N Saint Louis Ave
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
(773) 583-4050

Founded in 1867, Northeastern Illinois University is a public 4-year institution. NEIU, which is 8.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Chicago, IL. This school offers subjects including social work and political science. It offers students 41 degrees at the bachelors level and 28 masters level degrees. In 2010, 11,746 students sought degrees from the 53 programs at this school. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. NEIU is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

Admission

In 2010, 5,104 students applied to NEIU for admission. This school admitted two-thirds of the applicants or 3,318 students. Close to 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 5,104 students applied to NEIU for admission. This school admitted two-thirds of the applicants or 3,318 students. Close to 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 68%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 61%

Student Demographics

This school had 11,746 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 11,746 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4816
  • Total Enrolled Female: 6930
  • Undergraduate Male: 3989
  • Undergraduate Female: 5509
  • Graduate Male: 764
  • Graduate Female: 1484

Faculty Demographics

It has 718 teachers. 57% of faculty are full-time, 302 out of 718 teachers are part-time, and 364 out of 718 faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

It has 718 teachers. 57% of faculty are full-time, 302 out of 718 teachers are part-time, and 364 out of 718 faculty are women.

  • Male: 354
  • Female: 364
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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