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Southern Illinois University Carbondale Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Female Professors
39%
Male Professors
61%
Average Professor Salary
$88,980
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    5%
  • Asian American
    15%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    73%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
81%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.136 responses
Poll
70%
of students say professors care about their students' success.135 responses
Poll
68%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.136 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.136 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
45%
National
48%
Full-Time Retention Rate
68%
Part-Time Retention Rate
43%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$3,960
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

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Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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94%
of students say they attend class.84 responses
50%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.84 responses
98%
of students say they do all their homework.84 responses
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