Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Reviews

Based on 68 Reviews
Lincoln Drive Carbondale, IL
College Review
Activities and GroupsA-
Career PreparationA-
FacilitiesA
Students and CultureA
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

*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.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
3
0
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
34
29
Creative Writing
9
Curriculum and Instruction
29
7
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
36
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
0
10
Elementary Education and Teaching
39
English Language and Literature, General
41
6
8
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
3
French Language and Literature
1
German Language and Literature
5
Health Teacher Education
12
0
4
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
14
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
57
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
6
0
0
Rhetoric and Composition
33
3
6
Russian Language and Literature
0
Spanish Language and Literature
7
Special Education and Teaching, General
26
2
0
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
30
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
11
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
30
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
340
50
0
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architecture
54
47
Automotive Engineering Technology/technician
75
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
9
Civil Engineering, General
48
15
Civil Engineering, Other
3
Computer Engineering, General
10
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/technicians, Other
39
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
34
89
13
Engineering
6
Engineering Technology, General
13
Industrial Technology/technician
107
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician
29
Mechanical Engineering
68
16
Mining and Mineral Engineering
7
9
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
0
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
16
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
30
Dental Laboratory Technology/technician
0
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
0
9
Gerontology
4
Health Unit Manager/ward Supervisor
1
Health/health Care Administration/management
141
Histologic Technology/histotechnologist
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
43
32
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
38
49
21
0
Medicine
69
Nutrition Sciences
31
Pharmacology
1
2
Physical Therapy Technician/assistant
27
Physician Assistant
0
29
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
21
30
6
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
0
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/counselor
17
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
3
Anthropology
26
6
4
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
0
Educational Psychology
20
4
History, General
46
5
3
International/global Studies
4
Linguistics
5
22
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
22
Philosophy
9
5
8
Political Science and Government, General
42
0
2
Psychology, General
123
15
18
Public Administration
33
Social Sciences, General
1
Social Work
103
71
Sociology
6
4
1
Women's Studies
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies, General
6
Airline/commercial/professional Pilot and Flight Crew
37
American/u.s. Law/legal Studies/jurisprudence
6
Aviation/airway Management and Operations
142
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration
0
0
Criminology
121
2
Fire Services Administration
42
8
Law
99
Legal Assistant/paralegal
14
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
53
37
Business Administration and Management, General
23
124
4
Business/managerial Economics
4
Economics, General
10
3
8
Finance, General
32
Management Science
75
Marketing/marketing Management, General
54
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology/biological Sciences, General
59
5
Botany/plant Biology
11
3
4
Chemistry, General
15
2
9
Geography
12
8
0
Geology/earth Science, General
20
12
0
0
Mathematics, General
18
4
7
Microbiology, General
6
Molecular Biochemistry
13
12
Molecular Physiology
2
0
1
Physics, General
9
8
1
Physiology, General
9
Systems Science and Theory
10
0
Zoology/animal Biology
42
9
7
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Economics
30
7
Agriculture, General
32
5
Animal Sciences, General
42
0
Applied Horticulture/horticultural Business Services, Other
5
Forestry, General
47
8
Natural Resources Management and Policy
7
Plant Sciences, General
22
1
Soil Science and Agronomy, General
13
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/video Production
54
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
9
5
Dramatic/theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
5
Fine/studio Arts, General
68
13
Interior Design
10
Music, General
19
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
25
83
2
Information Science/studies
65
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication and Media Studies, Other
16
Design and Visual Communications, General
0
Journalism
62
0
0
0
Journalism, Other
0
Mass Communication/media Studies
9
5
Radio and Television
71
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Apparel and Textiles, General
23
Avionics Maintenance Technology/technician
41
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
0
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/management, Other
25
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
24
9
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
Architecture
Business Administration and Management, General
Fire Services Administration
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
Health Unit Manager/ward Supervisor
Health/health Care Administration/management
Information Science/studies
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other

*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.

School Accreditation Information
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 17 Reviews
Alumni
Accounting, Class of 1977
Sporting events were great when I attended, and the night life on Illinois Avenue was great. Not sure what it is like today since the sports programs are not very good, and the city has destroyed Illinois Avenue
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Cinema, Class of 1990
Back then, anyway, there were many clubs and activities. I was in a sailing club and a film and video committee.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
bs—journalism, Class of 1998
Saluki Basketball, Saluki Football,
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Industrial Engineering, Class of 1980
class designed for active duty military
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Food and Nutrition and Dietetics, Class of 2010
Gym, school sports
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA English Education, Minor in Speech Communication, Class of 2011
Many student groups
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Rehab Counseling, Class of 1996
Sports
Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Zoology, Class of 1980
At the time it was the downtown - don't know what it is now.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Geoscience, Class of 2003
? Garage sales
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSCE, Class of 1981
Sports, cultural Arts
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
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 17 Reviews
Alumni
Accounting, Class of 1977
Not sure what they provide today, I graduated 38 years ago before all of the technology advances.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Cinema, Class of 1990
None that I know of.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
bs—journalism, Class of 1998
A 30,000 circulation daily newspaper presented all the real world stress, pressure-cooker environment found at the newspapers.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Industrial Engineering, Class of 1980
Alumni, Speciality class on resume, interviewing techniques, compensation, job search, placement services
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Food and Nutrition and Dietetics, Class of 2010
None but my career required an internship.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA English Education, Minor in Speech Communication, Class of 2011
Student teaching, professors who have connections to real world schools/classrooms, etc
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Rehab Counseling, Class of 1996
Counseling class
Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Zoology, Class of 1980
I don't know what they currently have but I know they let me adjust my major to allow for the changing landscape in my field even back in the 70's
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Geoscience, Class of 2003
Internship opportunities
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSCE, Class of 1981
Fully integrated technology package
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 17 Reviews
Alumni
Accounting, Class of 1977
The facilities were pretty good when I attended, not sure what they are like today.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Cinema, Class of 1990
We didn't have computer labs back then. I don't know about now. The dorm was awful and so was the food.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
bs—journalism, Class of 1998
Labs are all top notch, but your choices of residence ranges from tower apartment to lakeside dorms and everything in between. Multicultural population. Food is excellent!
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Industrial Engineering, Class of 1980
state of the art compared to industry
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Food and Nutrition and Dietetics, Class of 2010
Outdated
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA English Education, Minor in Speech Communication, Class of 2011
Some very updated, some less than desirable
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Rehab Counseling, Class of 1996
I know they have been updating the campus
Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Zoology, Class of 1980
Normal
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Geoscience, Class of 2003
Could use updates
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSCE, Class of 1981
Excellent
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 17 Reviews
Alumni
Accounting, Class of 1977
The school was very diversified and located in a somewhat rural area, not a big city.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Cinema, Class of 1990
It was good, overall. Once I knew my way around, it was a good environment.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
bs—journalism, Class of 1998
state university, popular with foreign students because of its diversity and handicapped accessible. Outstanding Communications Dept and School of Law
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Industrial Engineering, Class of 1980
very interactive
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Food and Nutrition and Dietetics, Class of 2010
Casual
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA English Education, Minor in Speech Communication, Class of 2011
Diverse, welcoming culture of acceptance
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Rehab Counseling, Class of 1996
Liberal
Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Zoology, Class of 1980
It was very open
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Geoscience, Class of 2003
Laid back. Most are aviation or theater majors.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSCE, Class of 1981
Very International
Rated January 2016