University of Indianapolis

University of Indianapolis Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is University of Indianapolis Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

University of Indianapolis was awarded 106 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is allied health and medical assisting services.

Overall Quality

UIndy is ranked #1,058 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 48 colleges in Indiana, UIndy is ranked at #23.

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Is It Hard to Get Into UIndy?

Acceptance Rate

When it comes to admittance, University of Indianapolis is somewhat selective. Its acceptance rate is 84%, which means you'll face some strong competition during the admissions process. Do what you can to make your application stand out.

Average Test Scores

About 86% of students accepted to UIndy submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 590. Math scores were between 480 and 580.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for University of Indianapolis  ( 480 to 590 )

SAT Math Scores for University of Indianapolis  ( 480 to 580 )
UIndy received ACT scores from 41% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 18 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for University of Indianapolis  ( 18 to 25 )

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University of Indianapolis Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1, University of Indianapolis is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

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

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Indianapolis

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 75% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like University of Indianapolis 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  75 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at UIndy for first-time, full-time students is 47%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  47 out of 100

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University of Indianapolis Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,271 undergraduates at UIndy with 3,863 being full-time and 408 being part-time.

How Much Does University of Indianapolis Cost?

The overall average net price of UIndy is $20,512. 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 UIndy

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,185 $15,844 $20,126 $24,521 $26,612

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 UIndy, 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 UIndy, approximately 69% of students took out student loans averaging $7,480 a year. That adds up to $29,920 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UIndy is 6.1%. 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 UIndy Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from UIndy make about $40,600 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.


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Location of University of Indianapolis

Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, University of Indianapolis is a private not-for-profit institution. Indianapolis is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for UIndy are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1400 E Hanna Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46227-3697
Phone: 317-788-3368

University of Indianapolis Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 67 majors graduated from University of Indianapolis. Of these students, 1,025 received undergraduate degrees and 442 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 160 $58,540
Business Administration & Management 117 $45,767
Health & Physical Education 94 $31,133
General Psychology 82 $31,374
Finance & Financial Management 63 NA
General Biology 42 $34,526
Communication & Media Studies 38 $30,926
Marketing 35 $47,260
Teacher Education Grade Specific 29 $41,844
Liberal Arts General Studies 28 $37,208

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

Online Learning at UIndy

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 2019-2020, 5,304 students took at least one online class at University of Indianapolis. This is an increase from the 1,472 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 5,304 1,335
2018-2019 1,472 311
2017-2018 1,255 317
2016-2017 1,346 355
2015-2016 1,162 224

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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.


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