UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS URBANA-CHAMPAIGN
I- Giới thiệu chung về trường:
The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign còn có tên khác là U of I, Illinois, hay còn thường được gọi là the University of Illinois hoặc là UIUC.
Trường được thành lập năm 1867 tại vùng Champaign và Urbama, thuộc khu trung đông của bang Illinois.
Hiện nay mỗi năm trường thu hút 44.000 sinh viên tới từ 50 bang của Mỹ và hơn 100 nước khác.
Đã có 450.000 sinh viên tốt nghiệp từ trường.
Trường là ngọn cờ đầu trong hệ thống University of Illinois system.
Có thư viện lớn thứ 2 ở Mỹ (chỉ nhỏ hơn thư viện của ĐH Harvard) và là 1 trong những thư viện lớn nhất thế giới.
Xếp hạng 11 trong số các đại học công lập ở Mỹ.
Có 11 giảng viên được giải Nobel.
Có 15 Colleges và Instructional Units.
Có 25 giải Putlitzer.
The university is in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana (total population 207,000) in east-central Illinois. Situated about 140 miles south of Chicago, 125 miles west of Indianapolis, and 180 miles northeast of St. Louis.
The campus library system possesses the second-largest university library in the United States after Harvard University.
The university also hosts the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) and is home to the fastest supercomputer on a university campus.
Since its founding in 1867, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has earned a reputation as a world-class leader in research, teaching, and public engagement.
The faculty have been awarded Nobel Prizes, Pulitzer Prizes, and the Fields Medal in Mathematics. The success of our faculty is matched by that of our alumni: 11 are Nobel Laureates and another 18 have won Pulitzer Prizes.
II- Các chương trình giảng dạy của trường:
Hiện trường đang giảng dạy hơn 150 chương trình bậc đại học, hơn 100 chương trình bậc sau đại học và các chương trình chuyên ngành khác.
Chi tiết các chương trình:
Degree Programs Legend
AD – Artist Diploma
AMusD – Doctor of Musical Arts
BA – Bachelor of Arts
BALAS – Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences
BFA – Bachelor of Fine Arts
BLA – Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
BM – Bachelor of Music
BME – Bachelor of Music Education
BS – Bachelor of Science
BSLAS – Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences
BSW – Bachelor of Social Work
CONC – Concentration
CAS – Certificate of Advanced Study
DVM – Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
EdD – Doctor of Education
EdM – Master of Education
JD – Juris Doctorate
JSD – Doctor of the Science of Law
LLM – Master of Laws
MA – Master of Arts
MARCH – Master of Architecture
MAS – Master of Accountancy Science
MBA – Master of Business Administration
MCS – Master of Computer Science
MENG – Master of Engineering
MFA – Master of Fine Arts
MHRIR – Master of Human Resources and Industrial Relations
Minor – Minor
MLA – Master of Landscape Architecture
MMus – Master of Music
MME – Master of Music Education
MPH – Master of Public Health
MS – Master of Science
MSL – Master of Studies in Law
MSPH – Master of Science in Public Health
MSW – Master of Social Work
MUP – Master of Urban Planning
PSM – Professional Science Masters Concentration
PhD – Doctor of Philosophy
The fundamental promise at Illinois for nearly 150 years has been to provide our undergraduate students with truly transformative educational experiences. Whether these experiences take place in the classroom, in the surrounding community or around the globe, our students leave this campus with the skills, knowledge and the drive to become leaders in their fields and to lead lives of impact in the world. Each year we welcome more than 32,000 undergraduate students across our nine undergraduate divisions – offering nearly 5,000 courses in more than 150 fields of study and awarding about 7,000 new degrees each spring.
III- Chi phí (niên khóa 2017-2018):
Application fee : 75 USD
Tuition & Fees : $32,848-$42,128
Room & Board : $11,308
Books & Supplies : $1,200
Other Expenses : $2,840
IV- Một số xếp hạng của trường:
University rankings compiled by U.S. News & World Report, Times Higher Education and the Academic Ranking of World Universities rank Illinois among the top 50 universities in the world, and one of the top 5 engineering schools in the world.
In its 2017-2018 rankings, U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges rated Illinois as the number 14 public university and the number 52 national university.
The graduate program in library and information science at the School of Information Sciences is ranked 1st in the nation.
The Department of Accounting ranks 2nd in undergraduate programs and 4th in graduate programs.
The Department of Civil Engineering is 2nd in graduate and 2nd & 3rd in undergraduate programs.
The campus ranks 1st in the study of condensed matter physics.
The campus ranks 4th in undergraduate biological/agricultural engineering.
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering ranks 3rd in undergraduate programs.
The College of Engineering is ranked 6th in undergraduate and graduate programs nationally.
In 2014, The Times Higher Education World University Rankings list Illinois as 29th in the world, 7th among American public universities.
In 2014, the Institute for Higher Education at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Academic Ranking of World Universities) ranked Illinois as the 28th best university in the world and 9th among American public universities.
V- Điều kiện tuyển sinh của trường:
– Điều kiện tiếng Anh đầu vào:
TOEFL iBT : 79-102
TOEFL CBT : 213-253
TOEFL PBT : 550-610
IELTS (academic exam) : 6.5 with a score of 6 or higher in all sub-sections
– Yêu cầu khi tốt nghiệp:
Sinh viên tốt nghiệp phải hoàn thành ít nhất là từ 126-130 tín chỉ.
VI- Cơ sở vật chất của trường:
Academic resources on campus are among the finest in the world. The University Library is one of the largest public university collections in the world with 13 million volumes in its 37 unit libraries. Annually, 53,000,000 people visit its online catalog. Students have access to thousands of computer terminals in classrooms, residence halls, and campus libraries for use in classroom instruction, study, and research.
A major center for the arts, the campus attracts dozens of nationally and internationally renowned artists each year to its widely acclaimed Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. The university also supports two major museums: the Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion; and the Spurlock Museum, a museum of world history and culture.
Other major facilities include the multipurpose State Farm Center (16,500 seats); Memorial Stadium (70,000 seats), site of Big Ten Conference football games; and the Activities and Recreation Center (ARC), one of the largest recreational facilities of its kind on a university campus.
VII- Các khoa và trường thành viên của trường (School/College):
ACES – College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
AHS – College of Applied Health Sciences
BUS – College of Business
EDUC – College of Education
ENGR – College of Engineering
FAA – College of Fine and Applied Arts
Grad – Graduate College
IS – School of Information Sciences
LAS – College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
LAW – College of Law
LER – School of Labor and Employment Relations
MDIA – College of Media
SOCW – School of Social Work
VII- Website của trường: