Illinois College
Jacksonville, IL 62650-2299

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 960
Religious affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Students with disability 7%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 837 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

54%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Illinois College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,462 applications and 2,411 students were granted admission. Illinois College is at the #52 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Illinois College's tuition was $31,110 for all students regardless of residency (16.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$18,318
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$31,110
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$31,110
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Illinois College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,851 (which is 10.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Illinois College in 2016-2017, was 193, which is 80% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,706 (which is 13.8% above the national average.)

$4,851
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,706
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Illinois College has enrolled a total of 960 students (955 students full-time and 5 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 960 students, 34 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 958 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2 for graduates studies.

960
Total Enrollment
34
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 69%

Black/African American: 12%

Hispanic: 9%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Illinois College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 20% 34
Social Sciences 14% 24
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 6% 10
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 6% 10
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 5% 8
English Language And Literature/letters 4% 6
History 4% 6
Mathematics And Statistics 2% 4
Natural Resources And Conservation 1% 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 1% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

68%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Illinois College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
31%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$30,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Illinois College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,400. Last year, out of the total 370 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 370 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 496 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 451 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $30,400 $39,900
Employment Rate 100% 91%
Total Graduates 370 496

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Illinois College.

MacMurray College
1.3 mile away
Blackburn College
36.5 mile away
Principia College
54.3 mile away
Lincoln College
55.4 mile away
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62.2 mile away