A world class Public Affairs Degree

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Flexible. Affordable. Inspirational.

The University of Illinois Springfield’s College of Public Affairs & Administration is proud to have a rich history in creating leaders in nonprofits, civic organizations, the courtroom, and the government. After graduation our students receive a number of theoretical and practical skills. Many of our programs are available online. Our graduates on average receive a 20.1% annual return on investment. This makes UIS one of the most cost-efficient and effective ways of earning a University of Illinois degree.

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The University of Illinois Springfield

The University of Illinois Springfield continues to be recognized for the strength of its academic programs, online education, and dedication to excellence. UIS has been ranked among the top 15 public regional universities in the Midwest for each of the past eleven years. With 31 bachelor’s degrees, 20 master’s degrees, and 1 doctoral program, the University of Illinois Springfield is a cornerstone of the U of I system, attracting students from around the state, the country and the world.


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