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University of Illinois Springfield
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  • Graduate School
  • SPRINGFIELD, IL

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ONE UNIVERSITY PLAZA
SPRINGFIELD, IL 62703
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The University of Illinois Springfield is a mid-sized public institution and part of the University of Illinois System. UIS offers more the 70 graduate programs and certificates in our four colleges. More than twenty graduate programs and thirty graduate certificates can be completed completely online. Some of the most popular graduate programs are Public Administration, Public Health, Computer Science, Business, and Education.

About 2/3 of students attend graduate school part-time at UIS. Programs and schedules are developed to meet the needs of working adults in today's rapidly changing world.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Deadline for International Students
June 1
Admissions Website
Application Fee
$60

Graduate Schools

Masters and Doctoral Programs

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
1,761
Part-Time Grad Students
1,191
Research Assistants
6
Teaching Assistants
6
Racial Diversity
  • White
    54.7%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    23.7%
  • African American
    9.5%
  • Asian
    4.8%
  • Hispanic
    3.8%
  • Multiracial
    1.9%
  • Unknown
    1.5%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Down-to-earth
    25%
  • Friendly
    13%
  • Intellectual
    38%
  • Organized
    13%
  • Motivated
    13%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 7 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    14%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    14%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    71%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
75%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 8 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 8 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 8 responses
  • $25K-$50K
    50%
  • <$25K
    50%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 8 responses
  • $50-$75K
    25%
  • Did not graduate yet
    75%
88%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 8 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$54,164
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$820
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$131,300
National
$229,800

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