Glen Carbon school information

IndexGlen CarbonIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores57%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools13,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Glen Carbon, IL educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Glen Carbon public schools have average test scores of 57% which is 80% higher than than the Illinois average and 15% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Glen Carbon public schools is 14:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.8% have completed high school, 52.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Glen Carbon are 15% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Glen Carbon.
  • 96.0% of people in Glen Carbon have completed 8th grade.
  • 94.8% of people in Glen Carbon have completed high school.
  • 52.1% of people in Glen Carbon have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Glen Carbon

IndexGlen CarbonIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade96.0%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school94.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college80.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree62.7%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors52.1%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters20.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.9%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Glen Carbon (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Glen Carbon, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.