Illinois State University News

89 percent of applicants to Illinois State University were admitted for fall 2017

At Illinois State University, 96 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 55 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

12,480 borrowers in default on student loans after attending four-year universities in Illinois

DeVry University and American Intercontinental University reported the largest share of borrowers at four-year universities who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Cost of college was unchanged for all students at Illinois State University

In-state tuition and fees was unchanged for 2017-18 at Illinois State University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 5,374 degrees, certificates from Illinois State University

About 19.4 percent of the 5,374 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois State University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year,

Illinois public colleges, universities report 10.7 percent default rate on student loans

At Kennedy King College, 26.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis.

8,050 borrowers in default on student loans after attending public Illinois colleges

College of DuPage reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Illinois colleges, universities report 9.6 percent default rate on student loans

At Larry's Barber College in Chicago, 40.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

College softball earns $19.6 million for Illinois schools

DePaul University, Illinois State University and Bradley University top the list of highest grossing programs in Illinois, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

19,560 borrowers in default on student loans after attending Illinois schools

DeVry University in Chicago reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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