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Eureka College
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  • 4 Year
  • EUREKA, IL

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

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Eureka is a private, Christian college located in Eureka, Illinois in the Peoria Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 480 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Eureka acceptance rate is 62%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Criminal Justice and Corrections. Graduating 50% of students, Eureka alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,400.

About

300 E. COLLEGE AVENUE
EUREKA, IL 61530
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference

Eureka College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Eureka Admissions

Acceptance Rate
62%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
920-1160
ACT Range
17-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$21,178 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$14,328 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 9 responses
100%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 9 responses
100%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 9 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
480 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
33
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
46%
Varsity Athletes
42%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Friendly and active
    80%
  • Involved and Friendly
    20%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
80%
Poll
67%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 9 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 15 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Family
    75%
  • Desolate
    13%
  • Home away from home
    13%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
50%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 8 responses

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