About University of Illinois at Chicago
The University of Illinois at Chicago (also known as UIC), is a state-funded public research university located in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Its campus is in the Near West Side community area, adjacent to the Chicago Loop. UIC is the largest university in the Chicago area, having approximately 28,000 students enrolled in 15 colleges.
The University of Illinois at Chicago offers 74 bachelor degrees, 77 master degrees, and 60 doctoral degrees through its 15 colleges. UIC offers eleven inter-college programs, some of which are organized as centers: Cancer Center, Center for Structural Biology, Neuroscience program, Council for Teacher Education, Graduate Education in Medical Sciences, Guaranteed Professional Programs Admissions program, Moving Image Arts program, National Center of Excellence in Women's Health, Office of International Affairs, Study Abroad Office, and the Office of Special Scholarship Programs.
In the 2013 U.S. News & World Report's ranking of colleges and universities, the University of Illinois at Chicago ranked as the 147th best national university, 77th best public university. In the 2012 Washington Monthly ranking of national universities, UIC ranked as the 64th best national university in the U.S.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015
QS World University Rankings 2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014
QS World University Rankings 2015