Southern Illinois University Carbondale

United States of America

335thWorld University Ranking

Established in 1869, the Southern Illinois University is a public research university located in Carbondale, Illinois, united States of America. It is a flagship campus of Southern Illinois University System. The university has satellite branches at Springfield, Edwardsville, Alton and St. Louis. It enrolls students from over 100 countries and all the 50 states of USA.

The university offers more than 300 programs across all levels. Southern Illinois comprises of 11 colleges such as Agricultural Sciences, Applied Sciences and Arts, Business, Education and Human Services, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Mass Communication & Media Arts, Science, Graduate School, School of Law and School of Medicine. The most popular programs at Southern Illinois University are Education, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields; Health Professions and Related Programs; and Social Sciences. It follows a semester based academic calendar.

The total student population at Southern Illinois University is more than 17,200 of which over 13,000 are enrolled at the undergraduate level. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 15:1 and the acceptance rate is 81%.

The Carnegie Foundation categorized the Southern Illinois University as: "RU/H: Research Universities (high research activity)”. SIU was ranked 218th as a "National University" overall in the 2018 edition of annual college rankings by US News. The university is among the top 5 percent of all U.S. higher education institutions for research. It was ranked 171st among public universities in USA for total research and development expenditures by the National Science Foundation.

Notable Alumni: Gary Miller (ESPN Sports Center anchor), Curt Jones (Founder of Dippin' Dots), Walt Willey (Actor best known for All My Children), Kenny Troutt (Founder of telecommunications company Excel Communications)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The Accelerated Master of Science degree with a major in Agribusiness Economics allows motivated and high achieving students to complete the program in about 12 months beyond their BS. This option is preferred for individuals that recognize the value in an advanced degree as the degree may lead to higher entry positions in their chosen career path, more responsibilities, and greater life-long earning potential.

Official Transcripts, GPA Minimum Program Requirements (A = 4.0): Master s = 2.7 GPA; Ph.D. = 3.25 GPA , Photocopy of Passport Page, Confidential Report / Financial Statement, Three Recommendation Forms, Test scores: GRE, GMAT, TOEFL 550 on the paper-based, 213 on the computer-based, 80 on the internet-based, IELTS 6.5.

Consultant, Economist, Researcher,Teacher

Rolling

English

The multi-disciplinary program meets the continuing education needs of students by exploring in-depth the fundamental principles, management concepts and analytical procedures related to the hospitality and tourism industry.

Official Transcripts, GPA Minimum Program Requirements (A = 4.0): Master s = 2.7 GPA; Ph.D. = 3.25 GPA , Photocopy of Passport Page, Confidential Report / Financial Statement, Three Recommendation Forms, Test scores: GRE, GMAT, TOEFL 550 on the paper-based, 213 on the computer-based, 80 on the internet-based, IELTS 6.5.

Analyst, Hospitality Administration, Researcher, Hospitality Risk Manager

NA

English

The course analyze problems and identify solutions for the promotion of goods and services.Graduates are prepared to enter a wide variety of positions with marketing communications firms (including advertising, sales promotion, public relations and direct marketing agencies), in the communications media and with retail or manufacturing firms.

Official Transcripts from high school and/or college, A financial statement, Test scores: TOEFL 520 Paper based, 190 Computer based, 68 Internet Based, IELTS 6, ACT, SAT, High school grade point average at or above 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), in core courses.

Sales Promotion Officer, Public Relation Officer, Direct Marketing Agent, Advertiser

1st Dec

English

This prepare students for advertising as well as integrated marketing communication helps in career of advertising in future

Official Transcripts from high school and/or college, A financial statement, Test scores: TOEFL 520 Paper based, 190 Computer based, 68 Internet Based, IELTS 6, ACT, SAT, High school grade point average at or above 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), in core courses.

Advertiser, Marketing communication, Marketer, Business

1st Dec

English

The Art History program provides broad liberal arts training in the historical analysis of art and visual culture, preparing students to approach a range of visual material with intellectual rigor, historical perspective, and theoretical insight. Courses offered range from introductory undergraduate to graduate level courses, and explore issues in the production, reception, and theory of art and visual culture from antiquity to the present day in a global context.

Official Transcripts from high school and/or college, A financial statement, Test scores: TOEFL 520 Paper based, 190 Computer based, 68 Internet Based, IELTS 6, ACT, SAT, High school grade point average at or above 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), in core courses.

Art designer, Visual Artist, Researcher, Teacher

1st Dec

a) University online application

b) $40 application fee

c) Official transcripts

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Math (470-600), Critical reading (460-610), Writing 507, ACT Composite (19-25)

f) Average GPA 3.09

g) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

h) TOEFL:IBT-68, PBT-52, IELTS-6.0

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 28,110

Fees vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale is $13,560 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Admissions are on a rolling basis.

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

12815

Students

9550

Undergraduates

3265

Postgraduate

81
%

Acceptance Rate

$
28110

Tuition Fees

$
13560

Living Cost

$
1100

Other Fees

2

Avg. GPA

44
%

Avg. Percentage

1140

Avg. SAT

22

Avg. ACT

6

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in USD