By the Numbers

Talbot Lab

A few facts and figures...

GENERAL

  • Department founded 1958
  • First bachelor's degrees awarded, 1976

ACCREDITATION

NPRE UNDERGRADS

  • Average BS degree scholarship amounts from NPRE Department: $3,000-$5,000 annually
  • Faculty to student ratio: 1:9 (2018-19)
    (Illini Success All Campus Undergraduate 2017-2018 Report, 71 percent of NPRE graduates responding)
  • Average annual salary after graduation: $64,433
  • 82% secured first destination after graduation
    • 41% joined the workforce
    • 41% entered graduate school

ILLINOIS FACTS & RANKINGS