University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Engineering Program
Jul 24 2017 0

University Program Spotlight: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Engineering Program

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s undergraduate engineering program, is ranked #6 in the US, just below the tie for 4th place. What is great about the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is the number of international students attending the university. They are ranked number 5 on the list of schools with the most international students.


University Name: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Location: 601 E. John Street, Champaign, IL 61820


Number of Undergraduate Students: 33,368


Number of International Students: 12,085


Cost of Tuition: in-state tuition – $15,698 (2016-17)

out-of-state tuition and fees $31,320 (2016-17)


Areas of Engineering:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agricultural and Biological Engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • General Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Materials and Science Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
  • Engineering Physics


A Preview of the Offered Classes (for more check out their catalog):

  • Intro Differential Equations
  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Univ Physics: Quantum Physics
  • Conservation Principles Bioeng
  • Analog Signal Processing
  • Solid Mechanics Design
  • Aerospace Control Systems
  • And more…


More about the program:

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has a college-wide program called the Illinois Engineering First-Year Experience (IEFX). This program incorporates your interest and aspirations with your engineering education. Student within this program take a project based course, developing or building things like: machines, prototypes, or an android apps.


If you want more information or just want to see what people are saying about the program, check out the engineering program’s website at:


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By Ashleigh Cue

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