Indiana State University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Terre Haute, IN

$9,186

Avg in-state tuition

$20,290

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Indiana State University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A 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.

Indiana State University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Terre Haute, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 10,829, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 92%. The university offers 95 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 41%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,186, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,290.

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Admissions Breakdown

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.

Acceptance Rate Insight

92% 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.

Test scores Recommended

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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11k

Students Enrolled

69%

Online Student Enrollment

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

70%

Black

16%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

58%

Socio-economic diversity

50% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

64

Total Online Enrollment

7,423

Student Location Breakout

69% 31%

Percent of Programs Online

61% On-campus

39% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 54% online

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 27% online

Graduate Certificate 72% online

Master's 48% online

Doctorate 27% online

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $9,186 $20,290
Graduate $7,668 $15,066

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 $1,200
On-campus room and board $11,016
On-campus other expenses $2,380
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $11,016
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $2,824
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $2,824

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $23,782 $34,886
Off-campus without family $24,226 $35,330
Off-campus with family $13,210 $24,314

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

74%

State Grant Aid

39%

Institution Grant Aid

62%

Pell Grant

50%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,675
State Grant Aid $6,584
Institution Grant Aid $4,052
Pell Grant Aid $4,621

Financial Outlook

$34k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS 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.