University of Illinois—​Urbana-​Champaign

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Application (Fall 2014)

Application deadline (U.S. residents) April 1
Application deadline (international students) April 1
Notification of admissions (as submitted by school) On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Same admissions standards are used for all online programs Yes
Denies enrollment to some qualified applicants Yes
Admits applicants living abroad Yes
SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for applied credit No

Admissions & Enrollment

Applicants 82
Accepted 77
Enrolled 61
Admits applicants living abroad Yes
Acceptance rate 94%
Average undergraduate GPA 3.49
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 100%
Average GRE score breakdown 148 verbal
140 quantitative
5.0 analytical writing

Requirements

Application essay Yes
GRE requirement None
Letters of recommendation 3
Letters of recommendation from professional contacts 0
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required Paper 550, internet 79

Admission Factors

Academic factors
Undergraduate institution Very Important
Class rank Not Considered
Undergraduate GPA Very Important
Undergraduate field of study Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Standardized test scores Considered
Non-academic factors
Application essay Very Important
Interview Not Considered
Work experience Important
Character/personal qualities Important
First-generation college student Not Considered
Alumni/alumnae relations Not Considered
Geographical residence Not Considered
Applicant's interest level Important

Admissions Contacts

Director of admissions Elizabeth Spark
Admissions phone (217) 244-4637
Admissions email gradadmissions@illinois.edu
Admissions website http://www.grad.illinois.edu/admissions

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