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 VU is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • VU has more expensive tuition & fees ($43,286) than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale ($15,057).
  • It is harder to admit to Southern Illinois University-Carbondale than VU.
  • VU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,140) than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (1,140).
  • VU has higher submitted ACT score (25) than Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (25).
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale has more students with 12,817 students while VU has 3,786 students.
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale has more full-time faculties with 921 faculties while VU has 312 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Southern Illinois University-Carbondale and Valparaiso University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Southern Illinois University-CarbondaleVU
Southern Illinois University-Carbondalevs.VU
Carbondale, IllinoisLocationValparaiso, Indiana
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$15,057
Out-Of-State$15,057
Tuition & Fees$43,286
77% ($10,742)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)96% ($27,132)
$10,742Average Amount of Financial Aid$27,132
76.01 %Acceptance Rates84.28 %
23.05 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)12.04 %
1,140SAT Score1,180
25ACT Score26
48 %Graduation Rate71 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
72 %Retention Rate80 %
12,817Student Population3,786
921Number of Faculties312
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio11 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 ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

Related Articles and Ads