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Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Overview

Southern Illinois University Carbondale / College of Science is located in Carbondale, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 164
Doctoral Degrees 32

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

625
Applied
230
Accepted
61
Enrolled
37%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.7
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.25

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

483
Total Graduate Students
43%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
56%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.24%
Black or African American 2.07%
White or Caucasian 27%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (59%)
Female (40%)

Faculty

139
Total faculty
Full-time - 137
Part-time - 2
Male (131)
Female (8)

Location & Contact

Address Carbondale, IL  62901-4701
United States
Contact Dr. Laurie Achenbach
Dean
Email: laurie@cos.siu.edu
Phone: 618-536-6666