Northeastern Illinois University

Chicago, IL
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Northeastern Illinois University Review

Chicago, IL, 5500 N Saint Louis Ave
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture A+
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A
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Northeastern Illinois University is a medium sized, public, four-year university enrolling 9,891 students and offering 68 degrees in Chicago, IL.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Northeastern Illinois University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
621 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
34
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
12
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
39
Curriculum and Instruction
4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
14
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
10
Educational Leadership and Administration
22
Elementary Education and Teaching
81
English Language and Literature
54
9
French Language and Literature
1
General Studies
8
Liberal Arts
174
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
13
Reading Teacher Education
33
Spanish Language and Literature
22
Special Education and Teaching
9
42
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
10
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
30
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Human and Social Sciences
555 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
11
Community Health Services/liaison/counseling
42
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
12
30
History
52
5
Latin American Studies
5
Linguistics
28
Marriage and Family Therapy/counseling
8
Mental Health Counseling/counselor
9
Philosophy
10
Political Science
30
8
Psychology
126
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
34
7
Social Sciences
6
Social Work
100
Sociology
31
Women's Studies
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
330 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
103
8
Business Administration and Management
61
17
Commerce
15
Economics
37
Finance
54
Marketing/marketing Management
35
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Mathematics and Science
185 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
94
11
Chemistry
20
5
Geography
9
Geology/earth Science
10
0
Mathematics
25
7
Physics
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Communication and Media
120 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication and Media Studies
107
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Computer Technology
99 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
72
27
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Legal and Law
91 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
91
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Engineering
25 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Studies
25
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
10 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Music
8
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Healthcare
9 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Gerontology
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 1998

I don't know because I didn't look into it after I graduated.

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 1998

The school had people of all backgrounds and cultures.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Art, Class of 2011

Diverse, commuting, city life, all different ages and backgrounds, small, lively, community.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 1998

There were no dorms. Everything else was nice. It was a friendly and attractive environment.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Art, Class of 2011

The Art building. Its new and relatively quiet.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 1998

I don't know. I wasn't in any groups outside of class.

Rated January 2016
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