ACES Undeclared

College of Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences


What is ACES Undeclared?

If you’re interested in the agricultural, consumer, and environmental sciences but aren’t sure which path you want to take, this program is for you. You’ll work with staff to select the right coursework based on your interests. You can explore various majors within the College of ACES with the purpose of later declaring one.

Post-Graduation Success1

88% employed or continuing education

62% employed after graduation

26% attending graduate school

$47,120 average starting annual income

Sample employer destinations: Cargill, Monsanto, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign View All

Sample grad school destinations: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Veterinary Medicine, Rush University View All

Graduation & Retention2

4.0 years to degree

95% freshman retention rate

74% four-year graduation rate

84% six-year graduation rate

Annual Program Costs

Illinois Resident

  • Tuition: $12,254
  • Fees: $4,612
  • Expenses3: $16,194
  • Total: $33,060


  • Tuition: $29,704
  • Fees: $4,612
  • Expenses3: $16,534
  • Total: $50,850


  • Tuition: $30,594
  • Fees: $4,612
  • Expenses3: $16,534
  • Total: $51,740

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