Knowledge Systems Institute

Overview of Knowledge Systems Institute

Knowledge Systems Institute is located in Skokie, IL (a small city). The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Knowledge Systems Institute is the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in computer science and engineering.

Knowledge Systems Institute Selectivity

Knowledge Systems Institute does not offer open admission.

Student Body

The school had 80 enrolled students in 2007-2008. Knowledge Systems Institute has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Knowledge Systems Institute is a degree granting not-for-profit institution of higher learning governed by an independent Board of Directors. Its mission is to provide instruction in graduate level academic programs emphasizing computer and information sciences and management information systems, with a faculty of recognized experts using state-of-the-art research facilities and advanced computer systems; to assist and facilitate student learning through the assessment of student academic achievement; to offer such services and facilities to professionals in the north suburban area of Chicago; and to serve the domestic as well as international student populations."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Knowledge Systems Institute

Knowledge Systems Institute
3420 Main St
Skokie , IL 60076
General Phone: (847) 679-3135

Knowledge Systems Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Computer Science and Engineering13computer and info science

Number of programs and degrees for Knowledge Systems Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree131

Knowledge Systems Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Knowledge Systems Institute had a total enrollment of 80 students (80 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 5%
Black 3%
Asian 5%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 86%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 1%
25-29 55%
30-34 40%
35-39 4%

Knowledge Systems Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Skokie, Illinois for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Illinois Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Knowledge Systems Institute Admissions and Selectivity

Application Requirements:

Years of College Work Before Admittancenot required

Knowledge Systems Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Knowledge Systems Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2622700)

Knowledge Systems Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*0*
Associate professorcalendar year1*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$40,4670*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Knowledge Systems Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

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Knowledge Systems Institute Highlights

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What Sets Knowledge Systems Institute Apart:

% of degrees in computer science and engineering
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Male % of student body
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Top 7%Knowledge Systems Institute Male % of student body
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Knowledge Systems Institute Minority % of student body

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