University Profile

Student Enrollment
Set forth below are both headcount and full-time equivalent enrollments of the University for the past five academic years, based upon fall semester registrations. Also shown is the distinction between full and part-time students and change in student profile.

Enrollment- Headcount/FTE

Headcount
Full-Time Equivalent*
Fall
Undergrad
Graduate
Total
Undergrad
Graduate
Total
20085,2111,6096,8203,8439354,778
20095,3981,8377,2354,0291,1635,192
20105,6751,6877,3624,2771,1875,464
20115,2801,6026,8824,0311,2185,249
20124,6181,4896,1073,4541,1544,608
2013
4,340
1,361
5,701
3,236
1,081
4,316
2014
3,912
1,299
5,211
2,891
1,050
3,941
2015
3,461
1,306
4,767
2,578
1,056
3,634

* Based on the Illinois Board of Higher Education definition of full-time equivalency. Undergrad student full-time equivalent is computed as the total number of Fall term full-time semester credit hours divided by 15. Graduate student full-time equivalent is computed as the total number of Fall term full-time semester credit hours divided by 12.

Enrollment- Full-Time/Part-Time

Full-TimePart-Time
FallUndergradGraduateTotalUndergradGraduateTotal
20083,3004743,7741,9111,1353,046
20093,5456614,2061,8531,1763,029
20103,8367304,5661,8399572,796
20113,5858614,4461,6957412,436
20123,0124673,4791,6061,0222,628
20132,8527383,5901,4886232,111
20142,4987363,2341,4145631,977
20152,2617362,9971,2015691,770

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Full-time enrollment for undergraduates is based on 12 hours and graduates is 9 hours. Part-time enrollment is anything less than the numbers noted respectively for each category. 

Student Profile

 200820092010201120122013**20142015
Men28%29%30%29%29%29%30%31%
Women72%71%70%71%71%70%70%69%
Minority92%91%92%94%88%94%94%95%
Non-Minority8%9%7%6%12%6%6%5%
Average Age (includes graduates)3030313131323232
Average Age of Freshmen*2322232222242322
Average ACT Scores19.017.717.318.018.218.418.918.6

* This denotes the average age of all freshman students including new freshman first time students.
** Also note that 1% of the CSU population did not identify their gender. 
 

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Revised by the Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Research