Indiana University at Northwest School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Gary, IN

$7,527

Avg in-state tuition

$19,978

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Indiana University at Northwest

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 University at Northwest is a small public university located on an urban campus in Gary, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,877, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 44 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,527, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,978.

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

75% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Recommended

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 910-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-22

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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4k

Students Enrolled

57%

Online Student Enrollment

14:1

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

52%

Hispanic

23%

Black

17%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

72%

Socio-economic diversity

46% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

15

Total Online Enrollment

2,209

Student Location Breakout

57% 43%

Percent of Programs Online

79% On-campus

21% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 33% online

Associate 40% online

Bachelor's 14% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 46% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

47%

State Grant Aid

38%

Institution Grant Aid

19%

Pell Grant

46%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,131
State Grant Aid $5,136
Institution Grant Aid $3,000
Pell Grant Aid $4,544

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), [2019-2020]. 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.