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Western Illinois University Academics

Western Illinois Academic Statistics

Academics
grade B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
51%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
67%
Part-Time Retention Rate
44%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$994
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    40%
  • 20-39
    50%
  • 40-99
    10%
  • 100+
    1%
96%
of students say they attend class. 67 responses

Western Illinois Professors

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Female Professors
45%
Male Professors
55%
Average Professor Salary
$104,472
Poll
54%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 67 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian American
    12%
  • Hispanic
    2%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    77%

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What Students Say About Professors

Poll
82%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 138 responses
Poll
77%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 138 responses
Poll
75%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 138 responses
Poll
83%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 138 responses

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