Eastern Illinois University Men's and Women's Basketball

Men's Basketball

  • Division I
  • Ohio Valley Conference

Women's Basketball

  • Division I
  • Ohio Valley Conference

School Information

Undergraduate Population :
Tuition :
Tuition Category :
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price :
Classroom Ratio :
15 to 1
Campus Setting :
Town: Distant
Selectivity :
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate :
% Students on Campus :
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options :
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required :
ACT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors :
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.

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Majors and Degrees

Major Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 64
Botany/Plant Biology 0
Ecology 0
Zoology/Animal Biology 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 53
Business Administration and Management, General 10
Finance, General 33
Management Information Systems, General 0
Management Science 55
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 57
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 152
Journalism 28
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 23
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 0
Biology Teacher Education 0
Business Teacher Education 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 76
Health Teacher Education 45
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching 10
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 4
Social Science Teacher Education 1
Special Education and Teaching, General 63
Technical Teacher Education 6
Engineering, Other 2
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Industrial Technology/Technician 41
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 40
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 164
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 15
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 14
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 4
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 28
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 12
History, General 40
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 194
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 17
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Computer Science 4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 53
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 177
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 31
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 14
Geology/Earth Science, General 2
Physics, General 5
Psychology, General 126
Social Sciences
Economics, General 9
Geography 12
Political Science and Government, General 18
Sociology 94
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 43
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7
Music, General 23

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Sparks gives you the edge you need to navigate the recruiting process and make smart choices for academic, athletic, and personal growth.
Beyond school lists and timelines, Sparks clients work with their college counselor to:

  • Partner with experienced advisors to eliminate stress and uncertainty at every milestone
  • Understand the recruiting timeline for high school players
  • Weigh their options between high school varsity and AAU teams
  • Determine where they stand in regards to verified statistics

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