School Overview

Northeastern Illinois University is a Public, 4 years college located in Chicago, Illinois. Northeastern Illinois ranked 50th in Illinois Colleges and 112nd in Federal Region V.
It has a total enrollment of 7,119 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Northeastern Illinois's acceptance rate is 62.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Northeastern Illinois University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address5500 N Saint Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-4699
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
Veterans Tuition
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Northeastern Illinois University is 62.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate62.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

Northeastern Illinois's 2022 tuition & fees is $12,064 for Illinois residents and $22,155 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,428 for Illinois residents and $17,375 for out-of-students.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,064$22,155
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,428$17,375
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 7,119 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 6,955 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Northeastern Illinois has 5,220 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,899 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,119
Undergraduate Students5,220
Graduate Students1,899
Online Enrollment6,955

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs74 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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