The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is a public and Loyola University Chicago is a private (not-for-profit) school and both are four-years schools.
  • Loyola University Chicago has more expensive tuition & fees ($47,808) than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale ($15,240).
  • It is harder to admit to Loyola University Chicago than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
  • Loyola University Chicago has a higher submitted SAT score (1,045) than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (1,045).
  • Loyola University Chicago has higher submitted ACT score (24) than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (24).
  • Loyola University Chicago has more students with 16,893 students while Southern Illinois University-Carbondale has 11,366 students.
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale has more full-time faculties with 973 faculties while Loyola University Chicago has 917 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Southern Illinois University-Carbondale and Loyola University Chicago.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Southern Illinois University-CarbondaleLoyola University Chicago
Southern Illinois University-Carbondalevs.Loyola University Chicago
Carbondale, IllinoisLocationChicago, Illinois
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$15,057
Out-Of-State$15,240
Tuition & Fees$47,808
78% ($11,779)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)89% ($22,025)
$11,779Average Amount of Financial Aid$22,025
76.01 %Acceptance Rates70.59 %
23.05 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)15.95 %
1,045SAT Score1,260
24ACT Score30
48 %Graduation Rate76 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
81 %Retention Rate85 %
11,366Student Population16,893
973Number of Faculties917
11 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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