Western Illinois University

Western Illinois University

Founded in 1899, Western Illinois University, or WIU, is a public university in the United States. The main campus is located in Macomb, Illinois, whereas Western Illinois University - Quad Cities is in Moline, Illinois. The US News & World Report (2006 edition) ranked WIU 70th among all public masters universities and 24th among 70 public universities in the Midwest. WIU was also recognized by The Princeton Review (2004, 2005, and 2006 editions) as one of the 'Best in the Midwest Colleges'. The university is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • Centennial Honors College
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • College of Business & Technology
  • College of Education & Human Services

The men's sports teams are nicknamed the Fighting Leathernecks and the women's sports teams are known as the Westerwinds.

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Environmental Science
African-American/Black Studies
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Graphic And Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Computer And Information Sciences, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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