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21 Journalism Schools in Illinois

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Illinois

Journalism Schools in Illinois Site Evaluation

There are a total of 21 journalism schools in Illinois state. With 43,881 students, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign is the largest journalism school in the state of Illinois.

University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign is a social media - savvy school with not only a website, but also a Facebook page and Twitter account. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign has 61,188 "likes" on Facebook and 4,199 followers on Twitter.

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Color

Exactly 13 of the 21 journalism schools with websites use white as the primary color on their websites. Another color used as the predominant color on Illinois journalism school websites is grey (19%).

The colors used on the websites for the largest journalism schools in Illinois are as follows:

  1. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign: white 15% and blue 2.9%
  2. DePaul University: white 12% and green 2.1%
  3. Northern Illinois University: green 2.1% and yellow 1.9%

Font

In Illinois, the most popular font style on journalism school websites is Arial. Approximately 38.1% of journalism schools in Illinois use Arial as the primary font on their websites. Other fonts commonly used on journalism school websites include Verdana (23.8%) and Georgia (14.3%).

The largest Illinois journalism schools' websites use the following fonts:

  1. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign: Arial
  2. DePaul University: Tahoma
  3. Northern Illinois University: Geneva

Social Presence

Exactly 17 journalism schools in Illinois have Facebook pages. On average, each of these schools has 11,625 "likes" on their Facebook pages. The Illinois journalism schools with the greatest number of "likes" are:

  1. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign: 61,188 "likes"
  2. Southern Illinois University Carbondale: 28,957 "likes"
  3. DePaul University: 18,023 "likes"

Exactly 12 journalism schools in Illinois have Youtube channels. On average, each of these schools has 189 Youtube channel subscribers. The Illinois journalism schools with the greatest number of Youtube channel subscribers are:

  1. Columbia College - Chicago: 791 subscribers
  2. Illinois State University: 269 subscribers
  3. Western Illinois University: 223 subscribers

The Illinois journalism schools whose websites have been bookmarked the most number of times on Delicious are:

  1. Western Illinois University: 301 Delicious bookmarks
  2. School of the Art Institute of Chicago: 258 Delicious bookmarks
  3. Northwestern University: 179 Delicious bookmarks

Web Metrics

Of all of the Illinois journalism school websites, the one that receives the greatest number of unique visitors belongs to University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign. This is indicated by the fact that University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign's site has a Compete Rank of 2,336, the highest Compete Rank of journalism school websites in Illinois.

And the Illinois journalism school website that is considered the most authoritative by SEOMoz belongs to Northwestern University. It has a SEOMoz Page Authority rank of 86.9.

It is interesting to compare this data with the statistics for the largest journalism schools in Illinois:

SchoolCompete RankSEOMoz Page Authority
University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign2,33668
DePaul University18,57074.4
Northern Illinois University11,22574.3
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