|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,524 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Anderson University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,316 applications and 1,788 students were granted admission. Anderson University is at the #52 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 76% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 67% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||930 to 1145|
|ACT||21 to 26|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Anderson University's tuition was $23,470 for all students regardless of residency (12.4% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Anderson University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 27% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,956 (which is 10.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Anderson University in 2016-2017, was 623, which is 94% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,597 (which is 39% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Anderson University has enrolled a total of 3,432 students (2,690 students full-time and 742 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,432 students, 188 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 33% men and 67% women and 2,944 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 488 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 696 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Anderson University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||16%||148||0|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||11%||100||14|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||9%||87|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||6%||57||35|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||5%||46|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||5%||46||0|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||4%||40|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||30|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||10||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Anderson University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Anderson University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,400. Last year, out of the total 644 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 586 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 645 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 581 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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