Academic Excellence -- National Recognition Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 46 “up and coming schools.” Noted for “innovative changes in the areas of faculty, student life, campus life, and facilities.” “There’s no such thing as a crime-free campus”, but based on The Daily Beast’s rankings, “these schools come very close.” SIUE top 21. Top 50 Masters institution by Washington Monthly based on Social Mobility and Service (encouraging students to give something back to their country) Research (producing cutting-edge scholarship and PhDs)
Academic Excellence -- Accreditation School School of of Education Education School School of of Pharmacy Pharmacy Accreditation Accreditation Council Council for for Pharmacy Pharmacy Education Education School of Dental Medicine National National Council Council for for the the Accreditation Accreditation of of Teacher Teacher Education (NCATE) Education (NCATE) National National Association Association of of School School Psychologists Psychologists American American Speech-Language-and-Hearing Speech-Language-and-Hearing Assn. Assn. American American Dental Dental Association Association School School of of Engineering Engineering (ABET) (ABET) Accreditation Accreditation Board Board for for Engineering Engineering Technology Technology American American Council Council for for Construction Construction Education Education 44 44 Baccalaureate Baccalaureate Degree Degree Options Options The The Graduate Graduate School School 45 45 Masters Masters Degrees Degrees Doctoral/Professional Doctoral/Professional Degrees Degrees Pharmacy Pharmacy and and Dental Dental Medicine Medicine Nursing and Education Engineering Nursing and Education Engineering School School of of Nursing Nursing CCNE CCNE Commission Commission on on Collegiate Collegiate Nursing Nursing Education Education College College of ofArts Arts and and Sciences Sciences National NationalAssociation Association of of Schools Schools of of Music, Music, Voice, Voice, and and Piano; Piano; National NationalAssociation Association of of Schools Schools of ofArt Art and and Design; Design; School of Business (AACSB) –Association Association to to American American Chemical Chemical Society; Society; Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Advance Collegiate Schools of Business American AmericanArt Art Therapy; Therapy; Association AssociationAccrediting Accrediting Council Council in in Journalism Journalism and and Mass Mass Communication; Communication; Council Council on on Social Social Work Work Education Education National National Association Association of of Schools Schools of of Public PublicAffairs Affairs and andAdministration; Administration; National NationalAssociation Association of of Schools Schools of of Theatre Theatre
Academic Excellence – Scholarship Research Productivity Scholarship and Research Productivity 2010-2011 $29 Million faculty and staff have achieved national recognition and distinction as evidenced by their scholarly accomplishment and receipt of extramural research grants and contracts support. This is a vital academic community. • Academic Instruction and Support $3.5 million • Public Service Projects $17.3 million • Research Funding $8 million
Academic Excellence – Scholarship Research Productivity Institution IBHE Peer Extramural Funding Funding $ 29,000,000 University of South Alabama $ 28,466,000 University of Missouri, Kansas City $ 27,509,000 Marshall University $ 22,423,000 Oakland University $ 9,465,000 East Tennessee State University $ 8,237,000 University of North Carolina, Greensboro $ 7,876,000 Grand Valley State University $ 6,178,000 Western Carolina University $ 3,329,000
Academic Excellence – Scholarship Research Productivity Regional University Comparisons National Science Foundation Rankings Institution Funding ($M) Rank Washington University 564 21 SIUC 67 154 Saint Louis University 57 168 University of Missouri, Rolla 36 193 29 208 Illinois Institute of Technology 22 230 Northern Illinois University 15 255 University of Missouri, St. Louis 12 265 Illinois State University 6 320 University of Illinois, Springfield 1.6 462 Western Illinois University 1.5 464 Truman State University 0.8 548 Eastern Illinois University 0.7 556
Affordable Excellence Lowest tuition and fees of any 4 year institution in the State of Illinois $8,864 Out of state for the first year $16,575 Declare residency in year 2 and pay a 4 year average of about $10,791
Excellent Students & Alumni • Paige St. John 1986 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting • Joyce Slocum, 1978 sociology major who is interim president and CEO of National Public Radio • Bill Plaschke, 1980 graduate with a bachelor of science in mass communications who is a member of ESPN’s Around the Horn program • Fernando Aguirre, a bachelor of science in business administration and marketing graduate of 1980, who is president and CEO of Chiquita Brands International.