By Associated Press - Monday, October 13, 2014

URBANA, Ill. (AP) - The percentage of African-Americans in the student body and faculty at the University of Illinois, by year:

Year, Students Percentage Faculty Percentage
2005 2,398 5.91 77 3.85
2006 2,516 6.1 88 4.29
2007 2,467 6.03 91 4.46
2008 2,524 6.08 92 4.51
2009 2,472 5.89 94 4.85
2010 2,186 5.21 94 4.78
2011 2,156 5.06 86 4.59
2012 2,160 5.03 88 4.7
2013 2,172 5 88 4.7
2014 2,126 4.87 NA NA

Note: Figures include undergraduate, graduate and professional students, and tenured and tenure-track faculty.

African-American undergraduate enrollment at Big Ten schools (fall 2013):

School Percentage of student body
Maryland 12.5
Rutgers 7.7
Indiana 6.3
Northwestern 5.7
Illinois 5.5
Michigan 4.3
Penn State 4.3
Michigan State 4.2
Minnesota 3.9
Purdue 3.2
Iowa 2.7
Nebraska 2.4
Wisconsin 2.2


Sources: The (Champaign) News-Gazette, University of Illinois, U.S. Dept. of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics

___

Information from: The News-Gazette, https://www.news-gazette.com

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2021 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide