Huntington University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Huntington, IN

$25,956

Avg tuition

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About Huntington University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, United Brethren Church  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Huntington University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Huntington, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,150, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 78%. The university offers 75 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 65%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $25,956.

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Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

78% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

77% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

65% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Considered (not required)

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-25

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 970-1200

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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1k

Students enrolled

30%

Online student enrollment

12:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

82%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

5%

Black

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

2%

Unknown

Information not available

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

63%

Socio-economic diversity

39% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $25,956 $25,956
Graduate $11,208 $11,208

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,000
On-campus room and board $8,888
On-campus other expenses $2,664
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $8,650
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $1,350
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $6,550

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $38,508 $38,508
Off-campus without family $36,956 $36,956
Off-campus with family $33,506 $33,506

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

47%

State Grant Aid

54%

Institution Grant Aid

96%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,860
State Grant Aid $5,282
Institution Grant Aid $13,373
Pell Grant Aid $4,383

Financial Outlook

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

$33k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.