Taylor University
Upland, IN 46989-1001

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system 4-1-4
Total enrollment 2,170
Religious affiliation Interdenominational
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,752 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

80%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Taylor University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,775 applications and 1,413 students were granted admission. Taylor University is at the #78 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, 75% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 53% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT950 to 1250
ACT22 to 29

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students
$100
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Taylor University's tuition was $31,232 for all students regardless of residency (16.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$25,429
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$31,232
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$31,232
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Taylor University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 19% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,097 (which is 6.9% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Taylor University in 2016-2017, was 270, which is 52% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,138 (which is 4.1% above the national average.)

$4,097
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,138
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
99%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Taylor University has enrolled a total of 2,170 students (1,865 students full-time and 305 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,170 students, 51 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 2,131 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 39 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 247 students for distance studies.

2,170
Total Enrollment
51
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 82%

Non-resident alien: 6%

Hispanic: 4%

Black/African American: 3%

Asian: 3%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Taylor 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
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 17% 72
Education 17% 71
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 13% 54 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 43 0
Natural Resources And Conservation 5% 21
Engineering 5% 20
Social Sciences 3% 12
Theology And Religious Vocations 3% 12 0
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 8
Health Professions And Related Programs 1% 6

Graduation & Dropout Rates

76%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Taylor University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
23%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$29,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Taylor University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,600. Last year, out of the total 688 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 640 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 872 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 750 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $29,600 $36,000
Employment Rate 93% 86%
Total Graduates 688 872

Campus Location

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