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Indiana University - East Overview

Indiana University - East is a public institution situated in Richmond, Indiana. The rural area surrounding IU East is great for students who love a peaceful atmosphere.

What Is Indiana University - East Known For?

776 Undergraduate Awards
70% Acceptance Rate
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the master's degree is the highest award a student can attain at IU East.
  • In 2017-2018, 43% of the faculty were full-time.

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Indiana University - East Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

IU East has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#172 Most Popular Online Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at IU East.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Most Popular Online Mathematics Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Online Writing Studies Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Online English Language & Literature Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular English Language & Literature Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Writing Studies Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Most Popular Mathematics Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Most Popular Online Mathematics & Statistics Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#19 Most Popular Online General Business/Commerce Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#33 Most Popular General Business/Commerce Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#137 Most Popular Mathematics & Statistics Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Indiana University - East?

Location of Indiana University - East

Contact details for IU East are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2325 Chester Blvd, Richmond, IN 47374-1289
Phone: 765-973-8200
Website: www.iue.edu/
Facebook: http://www.iue.edu/facebook/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/@iueast

How Do I Get Into IU East?

You can apply to IU East online at: www.iue.edu/online/apply.php

Admission Requirements for IU East

Submission Required?
High School GPA recommended
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program required
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into IU East?

70% Acceptance Rate
63% Of Accepted Are Women
69% Submit SAT Scores
The acceptance rate at IU East is 70%, which is a sign that the school is fairly selective. While it may not be as hard to get into as other colleges, you should not take admission for granted.

Approximately 37% of accepted students are men and 63% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 70%, and the acceptance rate for women is 70%.

Average Test Scores

About 69% of students accepted to IU East submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 470 and 570. Math scores were between 470 and 548.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 470 to 570 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 470 to 548 )
200
800
IU East received ACT scores from 43% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 16 and 23. Math scores were between 17 and 24. Composite scores were between 18 and 23.

ACT English Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 16 to 23 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 17 to 24 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for Indiana University - East  ( 18 to 23 )
1
36

Can I Afford Indiana University - East?

45% Take Out Loans
9.0% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At IU East, approximately 45% of students took out student loans averaging $5,433 a year. That adds up to $21,732 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at IU East is 9.0%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Indiana University - East Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,031 Full-Time Undergraduates
68% Women
14% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,500 undergraduate students at IU East, with 2,031 being full-time and 1,469 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  IU East

There are also 266 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,031 full-time undergraduates at IU East, 32% are male and 68% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  IU East

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Indiana University - East students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of IU East Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 19
Black or African American 95
Hispanic or Latino 89
White 1,609
International Students 28
Other Races/Ethnicities 191

Geographic Diversity

Indiana students aren't the only ones who study at Indiana University - East. At this time, 6 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 138 countries are represented at IU East. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and South Korea.

Online Learning at Indiana University - East

2,136 Took All Classes Online
2,903 Took At Least One Class Online
8.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 13 bachelor’s degree and 1 master’s degree programs available online at IU East. In 2017-2018, 2,903 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at IU East has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 14th most popular in Indiana for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of IU East

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Indiana University - East was 8.5%. This is the #121 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at IU East regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of IU East majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Business, Management & Marketing 3%
English Language & Literature 21%
General Business/Commerce 6%
General Psychology 10%
Health Professions 8%
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 7%
Liberal Arts General Studies 7%
Mathematics 32%
Mathematics & Statistics 32%
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies 20%
Natural Sciences 50%
Nursing 10%
Political Science & Government 17%
Psychology 10%
Writing Studies 44%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at IU East ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at IU East.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Natural Sciences #1
Applied Mathematics #1
Interdisciplinary Studies #2
Writing Studies #4
Mathematics #5
Mathematics & Statistics #5
Political Science & Government #5
General English Literature #6
English Language & Literature #8
Communication & Media Studies #16
Communication & Journalism #22
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #24
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities #25
Liberal Arts General Studies #25
General Psychology #30
General Business/Commerce #33
Nursing #34
Psychology #35
Social Sciences #37
Criminal Justice & Corrections #50
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #51
Business, Management & Marketing #78
Health Professions #79

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Indiana University - East Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s TOTAL
General Business/Commerce 0 196 0 0 196
Nursing 0 114 0 20 134
General Psychology 0 105 0 0 105
Mathematics 1 52 7 0 60
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 55 0 0 55
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 49 0 0 49
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 40 0 0 40
Writing Studies 1 0 33 0 34
Communication & Media Studies 0 30 0 0 30
General English Literature 0 19 0 10 29
Mental & Social Health Services 20 0 0 0 20
Social Work 0 16 0 0 16
Interdisciplinary Studies 0 12 0 0 12
Political Science & Government 0 12 0 0 12
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) 0 9 0 0 9
General Biology 0 8 0 0 8
Computer Information Systems 0 8 0 0 8
Natural Sciences 0 8 0 0 8
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 0 7 0 0 7
Fine & Studio Arts 0 5 0 0 5
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 0 4 4
Ethnic Studies 2 0 0 0 2
Romance Languages 0 2 0 0 2
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 2 0 0 0 2
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 2 0 0 2
History 0 1 0 0 1
Business Administration & Management 0 0 0 0 0
International Business 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Administration 0 0 0 0 0
Applied Mathematics 0 0 0 0 0
Sociology 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 26 750 40 34 850

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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