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College Deliberately: Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is a large, public, four or more years University that emphasizes character, culture and religion located in the city of Carbondale, IL.

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

place Lincoln Drive, Carbondale, IL 62901-4512
phone Phone: (618) 453-2121
web Web: http://www.siu.edu
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Accreditation

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AgencyType / Program
Campus StatusInitial Accreditation date
Southern Illinois University CarbondaleMusic (MUS) – Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Not recognized by the USDE*
ProgramAccredited1947
Southern Illinois University CarbondaleTeacher Education (TED) – Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Not recognized by the USDE*
ProgramAccredited1954
Southern Illinois University CarbondaleDental Laboratory Technology (DT)
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Not recognized by the USDE*
ProgramAccredited1960
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at McGuire Air Force BaseInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1973
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Joint Base Lewis-McChordInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1974
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Little Rock Air Force BaseInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1975
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Little Rock Air Force BaseInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1975
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale at North Island Naval Air StationInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1975
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Bethesda National NMCInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1976
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Cherry Point MCASInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1976
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Cherry Point MCASInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1976
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Memphis NavalInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1977
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Groton NavalInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1978
Southern Illinois University CarbondaleArt and Design (ART) – Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Not recognized by the USDE*
ProgramAccredited1979
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at NBK BangorInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1980
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at New River Marine Air StationInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1991
Southern Illinois University CarbondaleTheatre (THEA) – Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Not recognized by the USDE*
ProgramAccredited1994
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Lewis and Clark CollegeInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1996
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Goodfellow Air Force BaseInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1996
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at University Center of Lake CountyInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1999
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale at Triton CollegeInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1999
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Pensacola Naval HospitalInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2000
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Fairchild Air Force BaseInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2000
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Pensacola Naval Air StationInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2003
Siteman Cancer Center Barnes-Jewish HospitalInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2005
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale at San Diego NSInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2006
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale at San Diego NSInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2006
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale at Goldie Floberg CenterInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2006
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale at Progressive ProductsInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2006
Illinois Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (IARF)Institutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2007
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at El ValorInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2007
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Shawnee Community CollegeInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2007
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at East St. Louis Higher Education CenterInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2007
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at East St. Louis Higher Education CenterInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2007
Southern Illinois University Carbondale-TRM at Mt. SterlingInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2010
Southern Illinois University Carbondale-TRM at StanfordInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2010
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Step-by-Step Academy at OSU/Harding HospitalInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2010
Southwestern Illinois College Carbondale – Red Bud CampusInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2011
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Las Vegas Fire Training AcademyInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2011
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Southern Illinois University CarbondaInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2011
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Southern Illinois University CarbondaInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2011
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Barnes Jewish HospitalInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2012
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Lincoln Land Community CollegeInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2013
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Naval Support Activity Mid-SouthInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2013
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Naval Air Station PensacolaInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2013
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Naval Hospital PensacolaInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2013
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Moreno ValleyInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2013
Jefferson Elementary SchoolInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2013
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Southeastern Illinois CollegeInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2014
Bensenville Fire Protection DistrictInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2017
Southern Illinois University Carbondale at Little Rock Air Force BaseInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2017
Moreno ValleyInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2017
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Rankings

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale does not appear in the top ten rankings at National or State level.

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SIU embraces a unique tradition of access and opportunity, inclusive excellence, innovation in research and creativity, and outstanding teaching focused on nurturing student success. As a nationally ranked public research university and regional economic catalyst, we create and exchange knowledge to shape future leaders, improve our communities, and transform lives.

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