Illinois College

Illinois College Ranking

country rank: 1208
world rank: 3559

University Overview

Illinois College ranking, established in 1829, is a non-profit private liberal arts higher education university based in the rural environment of Jacksonville, Illinois (population range of 10,000-49,999). Illinois College (IC) ranking is a rather limited (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education university formally associated with the Christian-Presbyterian faith. It is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Illinois College (IC) provides a variety of courses and services that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 191-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education entity is rather selective, with enrollment rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. IC also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Illinois College Ranking

University Identity

Name Illinois College
Acronym IC
Founded 1829
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 1101 West College Avenue Jacksonville 62650-2299 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (217) 245 3000
Fax +1 (217) 245 3034

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 1101 West College Avenue Jacksonville 62650 (217) 245 3030 866 4645265

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation United Church of Christ - www.ucc.org and Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Illinois College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 117,087 physical volumes, 1,534 physical media, 4,112 digital/electronic medium and 113 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Illinois College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 859 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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