Eureka College Overview

Student population

Address300 E. College Avenue
Eureka, IL
School Websitewww.eureka.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Fringe

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate
Application DeadlineAugust 1, 2020

Eureka College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Eureka, Illinois that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 817 students applied to Eureka College. Of those students, 468 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Eureka College was $25,150, in addition to fees of $240. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Eureka College.

Eureka College has a 53% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Eureka College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Eureka College acceptance rate is 57%. To put this into perspective, 468 of the 817 students who applied to Eureka College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Eureka College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Eureka College had an SAT score between the range of 950 and 1,170. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Eureka College was between 17 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Eureka College as part of their application.

Eureka College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Eureka College, the tuition for in-state residents is $25,150. Combined with fees of $240, room and board costs of $9,620, other expenses of $1,000 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $25,390 in tuition.

Students at Eureka College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Eureka College was $4,713 last year, with 50% of students being awarded federal aid.

Eureka College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Eureka College.

Eureka College has a good gender split, with 48% of undergraduates being female and 52% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Illinois residents; in fact, 91% of all students reside in Illinois. However, 8% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Eureka College is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Eureka College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

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