Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Huntington University

Find Schools Near

Huntington University Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Huntington University, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Huntington University Ranked?

Value Badge

2021 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.

Huntington University was awarded 11 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is nursing.

Overall Quality

Huntington landed the #685 spot in College Factual's 2021 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 1,715 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Huntington held the #877 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 44 colleges in Indiana, Huntington is ranked at #23.

See all of the rankings for Huntington University.

Is It Hard to Get Into Huntington?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Huntington University is 81%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that Huntington is a good fit for you.

Average Test Scores

About 61% of students accepted to Huntington submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 490 and 590. Math scores were between 460 and 580.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Huntington University  ( 490 to 590 )

SAT Math Scores for Huntington University  ( 460 to 580 )
Huntington received ACT scores from 47% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 24.

ACT Composite Scores for Huntington University  ( 20 to 24 )

Learn more about Huntington University admissions.

Huntington University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Huntington is an impressive 12 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 Huntington University is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Huntington University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 80% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Huntington University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Huntington for first-time, full-time students is 57%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  57 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Huntington University.

Average Overall Diversity at Huntington

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,076 undergraduates at Huntington with 859 being full-time and 217 being part-time.

Huntington Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

Huntington scored 50.92 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  50.92 out of 100
Less Diverse
More Diverse

Get more detailed information on diversity and student demographics at Huntington University.

How Much Does Huntington University Cost?

The overall average net price of Huntington is $19,938. 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 Huntington

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,116 $15,982 $16,508 $25,185 $25,406

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 Huntington, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Huntington, approximately 81% of students took out student loans averaging $6,073 a year. That adds up to $24,292 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Huntington is 3.2%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Get more details about paying for Huntington University.

How Much Money Do Huntington Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Huntington make about $36,200 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 9% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Huntington University make the most money.

Location of Huntington University

Huntington University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Huntington, Indiana. Huntington is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

Get more details about the location of Huntington University.

Location of Huntington University

Contact details for Huntington are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2303 College Ave, Huntington, IN 46750
Phone: 260-356-6000

Huntington University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 53 majors graduated from Huntington University. Of these students, 236 received undergraduate degrees and 82 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 22 $48,400
Graphic Communications 20 NA
Business Administration & Management 15 NA
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 14 NA
Marketing 13 NA
Health & Physical Education 12 NA
Finance & Financial Management 9 NA
History 9 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 9 NA
General Psychology 9 NA

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

Online Learning at Huntington

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 260 students took at least one online class at Huntington University. This is an increase from the 249 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 260 129
2016-2017 249 142
2015-2016 254 81
2014-2015 181 133
2013-2014 57 56

Learn more about online learning at Huntington University.

If you’re considering Huntington University, here are some more schools you may be interested in knowing more about.

Curious on how these schools stack up against Huntington? Pit them head to head with College Combat, our free interactive tool that lets you compare college on the features that matter most to you!


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You