Indiana University Northwest

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3400 Broadway

Hawthorn 100

Gary, IN 46408

(219) 980-6991

(800) 968-7486

Fax: (219) 981-4219



Contact: Linda Templeton

Director of Admissions
Main Address

3400 Broadway

Gary, IN 46408-1197

(219) 980-6500

www.iun.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,168

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 768

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,974

Graduate enrollment: 626

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 80%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 66%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Actuarial Science B
Business – General A,B
Labor/Personnel Relations A,B,C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Data Processing Technology A,B,C

Education

Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A,B

Foreign Language & Literature

French A,B
Spanish A,B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Health System Administration B
Medical Records Administration B
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing (RN) A,B
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A

History

History – General A,B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A,B
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology A,B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration A,B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology A,B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Indiana University-Northwest Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(219) 980-6500
Website:www.iun.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://uisapp2.iu.edu/sisad-prd/p/Guest.do?methodToCall=start&inst=IUNWA&career=UGRD
Address:3400 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408-1197
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,591
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):24%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,545 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,073
Out-of-state Tuition:$18,683
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,985

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Indiana University-Northwest Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Indiana University-Northwest.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3231
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education63
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs1241
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities111
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions121
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total66387

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Indiana University-Northwest.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services111
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total113

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Indiana University-Northwest and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,073
Out-of-state$18,683
Books and supplies$1,204

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,243
Out-of-state$16,256

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid49885%
Grant or scholarship aid37364%$6,985
Student loan aid25644%$5,515

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,50846%$5,799
Federal student loans2,13739%$6,726

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Indiana University-Northwest. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Indiana University-Northwest students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,7235841,139
Percent admitted100%75%76%
Percent admitted who enrolled35%36%34%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Indiana University-Northwest Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,591
Undergraduate enrollment5,244
Graduate enrollment347

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Indiana University-Northwest Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers (College of Health and Human Services)
    • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists

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