Illinois State University

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About Us

Illinois State University is a general institution of higher learning education which was created in 1857 for the aims of providing academic programs such as undergraduate and graduate programs. Illinois State University’s campus is in the twin-city community of Bloomington-Normal near the geographic center of the state, 137 miles southwest of Chicago and 164 miles northeast of St. Louis. Interstates 74, 55, and 39; U.S. Route 150; and Illinois Route 9 intersect around Bloomington-Normal, creating a transportation hub. An Amtrak passenger station is just two blocks from the University.

Programs Offered


Agriculture – Agribusiness

Agriculture – Agricultural Education and Leadership

Agriculture – Agriscience



Art – Art Education

Art – Master of Fine Arts

Art – Visual Culture

Arts Technology

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences – Behavior, Ecology, Evolution & Systematics

Biological Sciences – Bioenergy

Biological Sciences – Biotechnology

Biological Sciences – Conservation Biology

Business Administration


Chemistry – Master of Chemistry Education

Chemistry – Master of Science in Chemistry Education


Criminal Justice Sciences

Economics – Applied Community & Economic Development

Economics – Applied Economics

Economics – Electricity, Natural Gas, and Telecommunications Economics

Economics – Financial Economics

Educational Administration and Foundations – College Student Personnel Administration

Educational Administration and Foundations – P-12 Educational Administration


Family & Consumer Sciences

Family & Consumer Sciences – Dietetic Internship



Information Systems

Information Systems – Geographic Information Systems

Information Systems – Network and Security Management

Information Systems – Systems Development

Kinesiology & Recreation – Athletic Training

Kinesiology & Recreation – Biomechanics

Kinesiology & Recreation – Exercise Physiology

Kinesiology & Recreation – Physical Education Teacher Education

Kinesiology & Recreation – Psychology of Sport & Physical Activity

Kinesiology & Recreation – Recreation Administration

Kinesiology & Recreation – Sport Management

Languages, Literatures, and Cultures


Mathematics – Actuarial Science

Mathematics – Applied Statistics

Mathematics – Biomathematics

Mathematics – Elementary & Middle School Mathematics Education

Music – Collaborative Piano

Music – Master of Music Education

Music – Music Composition

Music – Music Conducting

Music – Music Performance

Music – Music Therapy


Nursing – Clinical Nurse Leader

Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner

Nursing – Nursing Systems Administration


Political Science

Political Science – Applied Community Development

Political Science – Global Politics and Culture

Political Science – Public Service

Psychology – Clinical-Counseling Psychology

Psychology – Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

Psychology – Developmental Psychology

Psychology – Industrial/Organizational-Social Psychology

Psychology – Quantitative Psychology

Social Work – Child and Family Practices

Social Work – Gerontology Practice

Social Work – School Social Work


Sociology – Applied Community & Economic Development


Illinois State University
Department/Office Name
Campus Box: will be a 4-digit number (i.e., 0000)
Normal, IL 61790

If you do not know the campus box for the office you wish to contact, you may contact the University Operator at:

University Operator
Phone Number: (309) 438-2111 (off campus) or 0 (on campus)
or for TTY (309) 438-2941
Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. only
(closed weekends and holidays)