Illinois State University

, IL,
3.90 Average Rating

Founded in 1857, Illinois State University is the oldest public university in Illinois. The American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education cites ISU as the second largest producer of teachers in the nation. U.S. News & World Report lists this “selective” university as #83 in Top Public Schools. Education is the most popular area of study, followed by business and health majors.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
Average SAT Composite: 1090

What Students Are Saying

3.90 Average Rating
illinois state university is a wonderfully diverse university. since being here, i have learned so many life lessons as well as the tools needed to become a wonderful teacher; as they are wonderful as well. all in all, illinois state is not a decision i regret.
Tiffani from Chicago, IL
Illinois State University is a wonderful school full of amazing opportunities. All staff strive to provide the best working and learning environment for their students. Gladly they teach and learn.
Taber from Antioch, IL

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