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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is a Public school located in Carbondale, IL. Southern Illinois University-Carbondale has a total enrollment of 17,292 with a graduation rate of 45% and a student/faculty ratio of 15:1.

If SAT (scholastic aptitude test) scores are required for admission to this school, both the SAT range and the national SAT averages will be displayed above. The SAT range is a reflection of the range of SAT scores that are generally (but not always) required to attend the school. The national SAT average distribution graph shows the average SAT scores for every school in the country. The Southern Illinois University-Carbondale SAT range (if available) is highlighted in blue to give students a general idea of what their SAT scores would need to be to attend Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

School information

School typeDegree granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Institutional categoryPublic
Avg. price for students receiving grants$15,595
Avg. price for students living on campus$27,708
Avg. price for students living off campus$27,708


Total applicants10,667
Total admissions8,602
Admission rate81%
Application fee$40
Average staff salary$66,735

25th percentile score

SAT math470
SAT reading460
SAT writing
ACT composite19

75th percentile score

SAT math600
SAT reading610
SAT writing
ACT composite25

Both the SAT and ACT scores are used for college admissions and generally contain the same types of content. The SAT score is derived by combining two sections with a low of 400 to a maximum score of 1600. The two sections are 200 to 800 for SAT Math and 200 to 800 for SAT Reading. The ACT composite score is derived by combining English, Math, Reading and Science with a range from 1 to 36.

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