Colleges and Universities in Indiana

Ranking Institution name Tuition Control Acceptance Rate
1
Indianapolis, Indiana
$7.632 Public 0%
2
Bloomington, Indiana
$32.350 Public 72%
3
West Lafayette, Indiana
$28.794 Public 60%
4
Indianapolis, Indiana
$29.571 Public 75%
5
Muncie, Indiana
$24.124 Public 61%
6
Marion, Indiana
$23.628 Private Non-Profit 66%
7
Terre Haute, Indiana
$17.992 Public 83%
8
South Bend, Indiana
$44.605 Private Non-Profit 22%
9
Evansville, Indiana
$15.553 Public 69%
10
Fort Wayne, Indiana
$16.845 Public 83%
11
Vincennes, Indiana
$11.867 Public 0%
12
Hammond, Indiana
$14.966 Public 61%
13
Fort Wayne, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
14
Muncie, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
15
South Bend, Indiana
$17.778 Public 70%
16
Indianapolis, Indiana
$32.280 Private Non-Profit 57%
17
New Albany, Indiana
$17.778 Public 79%
18
Gary, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
19
Lafayette, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
20
Fort Wayne, Indiana
$24.860 Private Non-Profit 72%
21
Gary, Indiana
$17.778 Public 76%
22
Indianapolis, Indiana
$24.660 Private Non-Profit 84%
23
Valparaiso, Indiana
$33.480 Private Non-Profit 80%
24
Bloomington, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
25
South Bend, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
26
Terre Haute, Indiana
$7.026 Public 0%
27
Westville, Indiana
$17.105 Public 72%
28
Indianapolis, Indiana
$16.842 Private For-Profit 90%
29
Indianapolis, Indiana
$16.740 Private For-Profit 100%
30
Evansville, Indiana
$7.026 Public 0%
31
Evansville, Indiana
$30.596 Private Non-Profit 84%
32
Greencastle, Indiana
$40.640 Private Non-Profit 61%
33
Kokomo, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
34
Terre Haute, Indiana
$42.654 Private Non-Profit 56%
35
Richmond, Indiana
$17.778 Public 54%
36
Sellersburg, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
37
Kokomo, Indiana
$17.778 Public 74%
38
Anderson, Indiana
$26.280 Private Non-Profit 55%
39
Upland, Indiana
$28.514 Private Non-Profit 88%
40
Columbus, Indiana
$7.026 Public 0%
41
Indianapolis, Indiana
$28.400 Private Non-Profit 58%
42
Fort Wayne, Indiana
$25.180 Private Non-Profit 54%
43
Angola, Indiana
$28.850 Private Non-Profit 72%
44
Notre Dame, Indiana
$34.600 Private Non-Profit 86%
45
Mishawaka, Indiana
$24.970 Private Non-Profit 72%
46
Richmond, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
47
Indianapolis, Indiana
$0 Private For-Profit 0%
48
Indianapolis, Indiana
$12.762 0%
49
Madison, Indiana
$6.761 Public 0%
50
North Manchester, Indiana
$27.920 Private Non-Profit 71%

Education in Indiana

As of June 2014, 20.88 of Indiana’s population aged over 25 had some college degree, compared to 21.29 for the entire United States. Two-year college graduates constituted 7.71, four-year graduates – 14.74 and Master graduates – 5.97 of the Indiana population.

Education of Indiana

As of June 2014, the Indiana’s average income per capita is 24558, compared to the average of 28051 for the United States, while the median household income is 48374. The unemployed people available workforce constituted 5.5 of the state’s population, while the job growth expected over the next decade is 41.6. The indicators of sales and income taxes were 7 and 3.4 respectively.

Cost of living in Indiana

If we take the average indicator for the entire United States as 100, the overall cost of living in the state of Indiana makes 86, with the cost of food being 92.1 and expenses for health care services such as stay in a hospital room, doctor’s and dentist’s appointments – 97. The state’s average indicator for the cost of housing, comprising mortgage, rent and taxes is 68. The index of Indiana’s charges for utilities services, such as heating, cooling, natural gas and electricity makes 89. The average transportation costs make 99, while other miscellaneous expenses, such as clothing, repairs, and entertainment constitute 96 points.

Air pollution and health in Indiana

Indiana’s index of air quality is 88.5 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better) according to EPA reports taking into account the days of ozone alert and volume of such pollutants as lead, carbon monoxide, sulfur and others. State’s weather quality is graded at 37 points out of 100 on the basis of such indices as toxic discharges, sediments, turbidity and pollutants. The index of Superfund sites is 86 compared to 71 for the entire country. In 2014, the number of physicians per 100,000 persons is 216 and the health cost index is lower compared to the average US index.

Climate in Indiana

Indiana’s annual rainfall is 40.6 inches, compared to 36.5 for the entire US. In winter the state gets the annual snowfall of 21.3, while the United States in general get 25. There are 114 days with measurable precipitation, and 186 sunny days per annum. In July, the average high temperature is 85.7 degrees Fahrenheit, and in January the average lowest is 18.5 degrees. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) makes 43 and is based on the combination of summer temperature and effect humidity on the population.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov