Governors State University

University Park, IL

Governors State University

1 University Pky
University Park, IL 60484
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Governors State University Review

A Excellent
4.25 Based on 1 Reviews
Career Preparation
A+
Students and Culture
A+
Facilities
A-
Activities and Groups
B

Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Governors State University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

353 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
 
92
 
 
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
2
 
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
 
41
14
0
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
3
Nursing Science
 
 
36
 
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
27
 
4
Physical Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
76
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
32
 
 
 
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
 
 
25
1
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

299 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Counseling Psychology
 
 
46
 
 
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
 
0
 
 
 
History, General
 
2
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
7
5
 
 
Psychology, General
 
103
11
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
3
 
 
School Psychology
 
 
14
 
 
Social Sciences, General
 
0
 
 
 
Social Work
 
37
63
 
 
Sociology and Anthropology
 
8
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

298 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art/Art Studies, General
 
6
0
 
 
Biology Teacher Education
 
 
 
2
 
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
 
 
 
0
 
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
 
22
 
 
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
 
 
2
Curriculum and Instruction
 
 
14
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
15
0
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
 
 
5
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injuries
 
 
 
0
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
13
 
 
Educational/Instructional Technology
 
 
 
2
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
14
 
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
18
8
 
 
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
 
 
 
0
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
 
113
 
 
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
 
 
0
 
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
0
0
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
32
 
 
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
31
 
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
 
 
0
 
 
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
 
1
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

201 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
59
13
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
93
20
 
 
Economics, General
 
0
 
 
 
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Operations Management and Supervision
 
8
 
 
 
Organizational Leadership
 
 
 
 
8

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

119 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
 
 
0
 
Computer Science
 
29
47
 
 
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
 
 
 
1
 
Information Technology
 
42
 
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
 
0
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

49 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Analytical Chemistry
 
 
3
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
19
 
0
 
Chemistry, General
 
5
 
 
 
Environmental Biology
 
 
2
 
 
Mathematics, General
 
13
7
 
 

15 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication/Media Studies
 
6
9
 
 

8 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
 
 
6
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
2
 
 
 

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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Governors State University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
 
 
 
 
Operations Management and Supervision
 
 
 
 
Organizational Leadership
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
 
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
  • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
  • Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A+ Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

5 Based on 1 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Masters in Counseling, Class of 2002

    CACREP counseling program that gives you the skills for working in the profession.

    5 Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

5 Based on 1 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Masters in Counseling, Class of 2002

    GSU is very diverse in ethnicity and age. We had returning students, recent grads, and students interested in pursuing a new career.

    5 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4 Based on 1 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Masters in Counseling, Class of 2002

    There are no dorms at GSU. I never had an issue getting in to a computer lab if needed. Classroom size is always adequate. I never dined at GSU

    4 Rated January 2016
B Great
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

3 Based on 1 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Masters in Counseling, Class of 2002

    I was not involved in school activities so I wouldn't really know.

    3 Rated January 2016

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