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Anderson University - Indiana
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  • 4 Year
  • ANDERSON, IN

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Anderson University is a private, Christian university located in Anderson, Indiana in the Indianapolis Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,213 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Anderson University acceptance rate is 63%. Popular majors include Psychology, Nursing, and Elementary Education. Graduating 60% of students, Anderson University alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,000.

About

1100 E 5TH ST
ANDERSON, IN 46012
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference

Anderson University - Indiana Rankings

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Anderson Admissions

Acceptance Rate
63%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1000-1160
ACT Range
20-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$22,914 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,597 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 32 responses
76%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 42 responses
52%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 42 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    22%
  • On Campus
    78%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,213 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
98
Undergrads Over 25
5%
Pell Grant
40%
Varsity Athletes
32%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Friendly
    63%
  • Kind
    21%
  • Loving
    8%
  • Closed off
    4%
  • Persistent
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
88%
Poll
51%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 43 responses
Poll
72%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 58 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 27 responses
  • Community
    52%
  • Friend-like professors
    26%
  • Good
    15%
  • Home away from home
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
60%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
96%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 23 responses

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