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Anderson University Indiana Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Anderson University Indiana. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Anderson University Indiana Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Anderson University Indiana was awarded 44 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is physical education teaching and coaching.

Overall Quality

Anderson University Indiana is ranked #1,831 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Anderson University Indiana also holds the #42 spot on the Best Colleges in Indiana ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Anderson University Indiana?

Acceptance Rate

Anderson University Indiana has an acceptance rate of 65%, which means the school is serious about who it admits. Take your time in putting together a strong application that highlights why you are a good fit for Anderson University Indiana.

Average Test Scores

About 80% of students accepted to Anderson University Indiana submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 450 and 550. Math scores were between 460 and 560.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Anderson University Indiana  ( 450 to 550 )

SAT Math Scores for Anderson University Indiana  ( 460 to 560 )
Anderson University Indiana received ACT scores from 46% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 19 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for Anderson University Indiana  ( 19 to 25 )

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Anderson University Indiana Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Anderson University Indiana is an impressive 11 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Anderson University Indiana is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Anderson University Indiana

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Anderson University Indiana is 69%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  69 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Anderson University Indiana the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 44%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  44 out of 100

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Anderson University Indiana Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,311 undergraduates at Anderson University Indiana with 1,213 being full-time and 98 being part-time.

How Much Does Anderson University Indiana Cost?

The overall average net price of Anderson University Indiana is $22,351. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Anderson University Indiana

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,528 $18,121 $21,297 $24,837 $27,797

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Anderson University Indiana, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Anderson University Indiana, approximately 73% of students took out student loans averaging $7,006 a year. That adds up to $28,024 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Anderson University Indiana is 7.6%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Anderson University Indiana Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Anderson University Indiana make about $37,200 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 7% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Anderson University Indiana make the most money.

Location of Anderson University Indiana

Anderson University Indiana is a private not-for-profit institution located in Anderson, Indiana. The location of Anderson University Indiana is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for Anderson University Indiana are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1100 E 5Th St, Anderson, IN 46012-3495
Phone: 765-649-9071

Anderson University Indiana Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 64 majors graduated from Anderson University Indiana. Of these students, 331 received undergraduate degrees and 96 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 42 $54,500
Teacher Education Grade Specific 24 $37,000
General Psychology 23 $26,000
Teacher Education Subject Specific 17 $38,300
Health & Physical Education 16 NA
Marketing 15 $35,100
Liberal Arts General Studies 14 $24,600
Business Administration & Management 11 $36,800
Finance & Financial Management 10 NA
Arts & Media Management 10 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Anderson University Indiana along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Anderson University Indiana

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2018-2019, 435 students took at least one online class at Anderson University Indiana. This is an increase from the 378 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 435 94
2017-2018 378 119
2016-2017 379 90
2015-2016 408 100
2013-2014 542 99

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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