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East-West University Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how East-West University ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is East-West University Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

East-West University was awarded 12 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

East - West University is ranked #1,702 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list.

East - West University is also ranked #60 out of 61 schools in Illinois.

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Is It Hard to Get Into East - West University?

Acceptance Rate

Since East-West University has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

Average Test Scores

East - West University received ACT scores from 51% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 15 and 19.

ACT Composite Scores for East-West University  ( 15 to 19 )

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East-West University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At East-West University, this ratio is 16 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at East-West University is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at East-West University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 42% rate at East-West University is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  42 out of 100

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Average Overall Diversity at East - West University

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 447 undergraduates at East - West University with 446 being full-time and 1 being part-time.

East - West University Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

East - West University scored 53.03 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  53.03 out of 100
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How Much Does East-West University Cost?

The overall average net price of East - West University is $17,683. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for East - West University

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$18,314 $13,961 $18,140 $10,314 $20,651

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of East - West University, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At East - West University, approximately 74% of students took out student loans averaging $5,341 a year. That adds up to $21,364 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at East - West University is 25.3%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do East - West University Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from East - West University with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $25,700 in their early years. This is about 35% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of East-West University

East-West University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Chicago, Illinois. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Location of East-West University

Contact details for East - West University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 816 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: 312-939-0111

East-West University Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 21 NA
Computer Information Systems 19 NA
General Biology 12 NA
Behavioral Science 11 NA
Electronics Engineering Technology 7 NA
General English Literature 4 NA
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 NA
Mathematics 0 NA
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at East-West University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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