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Northern Illinois University - Dekalb, IL

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School data is from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS),2005. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Northern Illinois University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral (and professional) degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral (and professional) degree.Northern Illinois University is a public school.

Contacting the School

1425 W. Lincoln Hwy.
Dekalb, IL 60115-2825
Main Phone: 8008923050
Web Site:www.niu.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 25,254 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.4% of students attend full-time, while0.6% attend part-time. Male students comprised 47.2% of the student body, while females made up 52.8%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (2743)%, Hispanic (1295)%, Asian (1642)%, and Native American (56)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 470.One quarter of students scored at least 600.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 510 or higher.One fourth of students scored 620 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's
  • Doctor's Degree
  • First-Professional Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

CommunicationsComputer
    EducationEngineeringEngineering Technology And Technicians
      English Language And Literature
        Health CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsLeisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

        Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

        Northern Illinois University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

        • Mid-American Conference (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

        The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

        Special Student Services

        Academic Services

        • AP credits
        • Distance learning options
        • Study abroad

        Financial Flexibility

        • ROTC
        • Student employment services
        • Career counseling
        • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
        • On-campus day Care

        Cost of Attending

        In-State, Living On Campus:$ 19,488.00
        In-State, Living With Family:$ 9,788.00
        Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 25,638.00

        Admission Requirements

        The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

        Required:
        • High-school GPA is required.
        • Secondary school rank is required.
        • Secondary school record is required.
        • Standardized test scores are required.
        • A college preparatory program is required.
        • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
        Neither Required Nor Recommended:
        • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
        • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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