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AddressLincoln Drive, Carbondale, IL 62901-4512
Phone618-453-2121
WEBwww.siu.edu
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Campus, Carbondale, IL
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2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $14,722 for in-state students and $28,906 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $15,826 for in-state students and $32,728 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $15,134 for Illinois residents and $29,625 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $16,029 for Illinois residents and $32,929 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $49,500. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where Mechanical Engineering program shows the highest salary with $61,100 after graduating from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$14,722$28,906
Graduate$15,826$32,728
2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$15,134$29,625
Graduate$16,029$32,929
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is 66% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29%. The average graduation rate is 48%. Total 12,817 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics
Admission Stats »66% Acceptance Rate / 29% Yield
Test Scores »1,140 SAT / 73 ACT
Graduation Rate »48%
Retention Rate72%(full-time), 52% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio7.69% (13 to 1)
Student Population »12,817 (9,552 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$10,742
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$49,500
Average Salary by Field of Study$18,800 - $61,100

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
It provides a number of student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalYes
Offer Medical DegreeYes
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity4,492


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