Illinois State University

Illinois State University

Normal , United States
  • 89
    Acceptance Rate
  • 20784
  • 81
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


Founded as a teachers' college, the university now offers a range of programs at the bachelor, master, and doctoral levels. Illinois State is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. The teacher preparation programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and certified by the Illinois State Board of Education. In addition, 22 programs hold discipline-based accreditation. 

Entry requirements

  • Official academic records, from all schools attended (in original language and an official word for word English translation)
  • English proficiency score

Scholarship & funding

The university offers scholarship opportunities. For more information


Student life

Housing at Illinois State University