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
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://my.vinu.edu/web/admissions/apply
Address: 1002 N First St, Vincennes, IN 47591
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 17,481
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 28%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 15,107 (86% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,902
Out-of-state Tuition: $13,959
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $7,166

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Vincennes University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Vincennes University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 22
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 168
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 13
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 55
Construction Trades 47
Education 133
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1081
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 992
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 421
Legal Professions and Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 85
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 11
Personal and Culinary Services 24
Philosophy and Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences 1
Precision Production 23
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Transportation and Materials Moving 11
Visual and Performing Arts 16
Grand total 70977

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $5,902
Out-of-state $13,959
Books and supplies $1,298

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,535 89%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,355 79% $7,166
Student loan aid 994 58% $7,614

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,987 21% $10,693
Federal student loans 2,645 14% $7,230

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.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 2019

Total Enrollment 17,481
Undergraduate enrollment 17,481
Graduate enrollment 0

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 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
    • 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
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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