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About Governors State University
Governors State University is a Public, 4 years college located in University Park, Illinois. Governors State University ranked 23rd in Illinois Colleges and 57th in Federal Region V.
It has a total enrollment of 4,650 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Governors State University is 48.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Governors State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
|Address||1 University Pky, University Park, IL 60484|
|Net Price Calculator||www.govst.edu/netprice.htm|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Governors State University is 48.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 35.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||48.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||35.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$25|
|Graduate Application Fees||$50|
Tuition & Fees
The 2022 tuition & fees at Governors State University is $10,108 for Illinois residents and $17,620 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,320 for Illinois residents and $14,674 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$10,108||$17,620|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$8,320||$14,674|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 4,650 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 744 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. GSU has 3,022 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,628 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||77 Programs|
|Number of online programs||7 Programs|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|