The University of Illinois at Chicago is an established leader in higher education. According to U.S. News & World Report, UIC is one of the most diverse and affordable universities in the nation, and we rank in the top 7 percent of 1,800 colleges and universities in the United States. Additionally, we are considered a “Best Buy,” according to Barron’s Best Buys in College Education.
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classifies UIC as an institution with “Very High Research Activity,” a distinction that is shared by only 96 colleges and universities throughout the United States. We are also consistently listed among the top 50 federally funded research institutions, and we are ranked #3 in National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding.
In addition, the Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management program is rated #2 in online undergraduate programs for 2016 by U.S. News & World Report.