Vincennes University

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General Information

Admission Office

1002 North First Street

Vincennes, IN 47591

(812) 888-4313

(800) 742-9198

Fax: (812) 888-5707



Contact: Christian Blome

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1002 North First Street

Vincennes, IN 47591

(812) 888-8888

www.vinu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 11,589

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 3,248

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,848

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to health occupation programs based primarily on high school transcripts, test scores, school and community activities, special talents/skills. SAT or ACT (SAT preferred) required for health occupation programs.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A,C
Agriculture – General A
Food Science A
Food Technology/Processing A
Horticultural Services A

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural studies technology/CAD A
Drafting and design/CAD A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Dance/Theatre C
Display Technology A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Music – General Performance A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry A
Biology A
Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A
Accounting/Business Management C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Fashion Merchandising A
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Hotel/Motel Management A
Logistics/Materials Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Restaurant/Food Services Management C
Sales Training C
Sales and Distribution C

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A
Photojournalism A
Public Relations A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A
Multimedia Communications A
Radio/Television Broadcasting A
Recording Arts Technology A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Maintenance Technician C
Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Science A
Computer/ Software Support Specialist A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology C
Web/Multimedia Design C
Web/Multimedia Management A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Construction Technology/Building Materials Marketing Option A
Construction Trades – General A,C

Education

Art Teacher Education A
Business Teacher Education A
Chemistry Teacher Education A
Early Childhood Education A
Elementary Education A
English Teacher Education A
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education A
Health Teacher Education A
Mathematics Education A,B
Music Teacher Education A
Physical Education A
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education A
Special Education A,B
Speech Teacher Education A
Teacher Assistance A
Technology/Industrial Arts Education A

Engineering

Agricultural Engineering A
Biomedical Engineering A
Chemical Engineering A
Civil Engineering A
Computer Integrated Manufacturing C
Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Mechanical Engineering A
Surveying Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Engineering Technology – General A
Hazardous Materials Management C
Industrial Technology B
Laser/Optical Technology C
Manufacturing Technologies A
Mechanical Drafting A
Mining A
Surveying Technology A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Care Service C
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A

Foreign Language & Literature

American Sign Language (ASL) A
Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Art Therapy A
Assistive Technology A,C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Environmental Health A
Health System Administration A,B
Massage Therapy A,C
Medical Dietetics A
Medical Office Assistant C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A,B
Nursing – Practical C
Pharmacy Assistance A,C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Pre-Chiropractic Supplemental C
Pre-Occupational Therapy Concentration A
Pre-Optometry Concentration A
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Surgical Technology A,C

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A
Liberal Arts/Pre-Law Concentration A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A
Diesel Mechanics A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences A
Biological/Physical Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A
Physical Fitness Leadership C
Sport/Fitness Administration A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Food Prep/Professional Cooking C
Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A
Restaurant/Catering Management A

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A
Religion/Religious Studies C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
General Science/ Earth Sciences Concentration A
Geology A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades

Metalworking Technology C
Tool/Die Technology A
Welding Technology C

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services C
Public Administration A
Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Emergency Management/Homeland Security B
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A
Security Services Management A,B
Security/Loss Prevention A

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
Economics A
Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Social Sciences – General A
Sociology A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas 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.

Vincennes University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(812) 888-8888
Website:https://www.vinu.edu/home
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://my.vinu.edu/apply-now
Address:1002 N First St, Vincennes, IN 47591
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:18,897
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):35%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:16,746 (89% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,575
Out-of-state Tuition:$13,184
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:87%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,205

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Vincennes University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Vincennes University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences14
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services79
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services15
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services35
Construction Trades15
Education113
Engineering6
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields181
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs11172
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service251
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities42
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians35
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies13
Personal and Culinary Services24
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences4
Precision Production15
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences5
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Visual and Performing Arts18
Grand total411327

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Vincennes University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services15
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Construction Trades1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs141
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities42
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences1
Grand total7223

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Vincennes University 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$5,575
Out-of-state$13,184
Books and supplies$1,274

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,86887%
Grant or scholarship aid1,56773%$6,205
Student loan aid1,33662%$7,549

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,22428%$10,091
Federal student loans3,71920%$7,170

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

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

Vincennes University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment18,897
Undergraduate enrollment18,897
Graduate enrollment0

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

Vincennes University 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
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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