Rock Island-based Augustana College football fielded 127 players in 2016 – the 120th highest such student popularity number in the nation – according to a Rock Island Today analysis of federal education data.
Augustana College football brought in $4,664 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it the 22nd highest-grossing football program in the state that year, according to a Rock Island Today analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
Head coaches of Augustana College's men’s teams earn an average of $84,365 annually – the 12th highest average salary in the state – according to a Rock Island Today analysis of federal education data.
At Augustana College, 99 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 58 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
State residents enrolled at Illinois Institute of Technology face among the steepest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
Illinois residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at University of Chicago, Northwestern University and School of the Art Institute of Chicago, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
About 21.8 percent of the 501 degrees and certificates handed out by the Augustana College in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according