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Vincennes University Overview

Vincennes University is a public institution situated in Vincennes, Indiana. Vincennes is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

What Is Vincennes University Known For?

2,836 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the bachelor's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Vincennes University.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 24% of the faculty were full-time.

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Vincennes University Rankings

Vincennes University landed the #424 spot in our 2022 ranking of best colleges. We analyzed 2,587 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Vincennes University has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#12 Best Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Vincennes University.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Liberal Arts & Humanities Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Liberal Arts General Studies Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Natural Resources Conservation Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Most Popular Electromechanical Engineering Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Most Popular Natural Resources & Conservation Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Best Electromechanical Engineering Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Most Popular Precision Production Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#17 Most Popular Engineering Technologies Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#20 Best Computer Information Systems Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#24 Most Popular Construction Trades Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Vincennes University has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#1 Best Automation Engineer Technology Schools College Factual
#8 Best Electromechanical Engineering Technology Schools College Factual
#16 Best Precision Metal Working Schools College Factual
#17 Best Precision Production Schools College Factual
#100 Best Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities Schools College Factual
#100 Best Liberal Arts General Studies Schools College Factual

Where Is Vincennes University?

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Contact details for Vincennes University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1002 N First St, Vincennes, IN 47591
Phone: 812-888-8888

How Do I Get Into Vincennes University?

You can apply to Vincennes University online at: https://my.vinu.edu/web/admissions/apply

Vincennes University has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Vincennes University?

54% Take Out Loans
20.1% 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 Vincennes University, approximately 54% of students took out student loans averaging $7,341 a year. That adds up to $29,364 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Vincennes University is 20.1%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Vincennes University Undergraduate Student Diversity

4,405 Full-Time Undergraduates
49% Women
31% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 16,048 undergraduate students at Vincennes University, with 4,405 being full-time and 11,643 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 4,405 full-time undergraduates at Vincennes University, 51% are male and 49% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 73
Black or African American 366
Hispanic or Latino 785
White 2,892
International Students 69
Other Races/Ethnicities 220

Geographic Diversity

Indiana students aren't the only ones who study at Vincennes University. At this time, 24 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 31 countries are represented at Vincennes University. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Japan, China, and Hong Kong.

Online Learning at Vincennes University

987 Took All Classes Online
2,590 Took At Least One Class Online
3.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 2,590 students took at least one online class at the school.

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

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This school is the 6th most popular in Indiana for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Affordability Rankings of Vincennes University

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Vincennes University was $5,575 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $13,184. The following table shows how Vincennes University is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Industrial Production Technology #1 #7
Engineering Technologies #10 #16
Criminal Justice & Corrections #19 #77
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #22 #83
Health Professions #64 #124
Nursing #67 #142

Online Growth Rankings of Vincennes University

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Vincennes University was 3.0%. This is the #1,604 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Vincennes University regardless of major.

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

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 8%
Behavioral Science 21%
Building Management & Inspection 19%
Business Administration & Management 35%
Business, Management & Marketing 21%
Computer & Information Sciences 15%
Computer Information Systems 40%
Construction Trades 24%
General Business/Commerce 34%
General Sales & Marketing 67%
Health Professions 0%
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies 21%
Nursing 5%

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

Major Growth Rate Rank
Building Management & Inspection #11
Behavioral Science #14
Construction Trades #24
Business Support & Assistant Services #284
General Business/Commerce #341
Computer Information Systems #353
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #451

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%.

Vincennes University Undergraduate Concentrations

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

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s TOTAL
Liberal Arts General Studies 9 536 910 0 1,455
Nursing 0 84 0 48 132
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 2 66 48 0 116
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 0 94 17 0 111
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 25 2 68 95
Precision Metal Working 0 46 35 0 81
Industrial Production Technology 3 19 0 52 74
Business Administration & Management 3 45 1 0 49
General Business/Commerce 0 47 0 0 47
Electronics Engineering Technology 0 28 14 0 42
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 28 3 0 31
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 0 0 31 0 31
Natural Resources Conservation 0 31 0 0 31
Computer Information Systems 0 29 1 0 30
Social Work 0 30 0 0 30
Behavioral Science 0 28 0 0 28
Agricultural Economics & Business 0 23 1 0 24
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 0 21 0 0 21
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 21 0 0 21
Special Education 0 0 0 20 20
Culinary Arts 0 20 0 0 20
American Sign Language 2 17 0 0 19
Fire Protection 0 19 0 0 19
Funeral & Mortuary Science 0 18 0 0 18
Audiovisual Communications 0 17 0 0 17
Computer Systems Networking 0 11 6 0 17
Building Management & Inspection 0 16 0 0 16
Allied Health Professions 2 13 0 0 15
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 14 0 0 14
Design & Applied Arts 0 14 0 0 14
Accounting 4 2 6 0 12
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 0 12 0 0 12
Engineering-Related Technologies 0 10 2 0 12
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) 0 11 0 0 11
Information Technology 0 11 0 0 11
Health & Physical Education 0 11 0 0 11
Fine & Studio Arts 0 11 0 0 11
Horticulture 1 9 0 0 10
Construction 0 0 10 0 10
Engineering Science 0 10 0 0 10
Computer Programming 0 8 0 0 8
Plumbing & Water Supply 0 7 0 0 7
Legal Support Services 0 7 0 0 7
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration 0 6 0 0 6
Cosmetology 0 5 0 0 5
Air Transportation 0 5 0 0 5
Hospitality Management 0 4 0 0 4
Public Relations & Advertising 0 4 0 0 4
Drama & Theater Arts 0 4 0 0 4
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 3 0 0 3
General Sales & Marketing 3 0 0 0 3
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 2 0 1 3
General Family & Consumer Sciences 0 3 0 0 3
Human Development & Family Studies 0 3 0 0 3
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 0 3 0 0 3
Mental & Social Health Services 3 0 0 0 3
General English Literature 0 2 0 0 2
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services 0 2 0 0 2
History 0 2 0 0 2
Philosophy 0 2 0 0 2
Chemistry 0 2 0 0 2
Specialized Sales, Merchandising & Marketing 0 1 0 0 1
Journalism 0 1 0 0 1
Computer Science 0 1 0 0 1
Data Processing 1 0 0 0 1
Carpentry 0 1 0 0 1
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 0 1 0 0 1
Music 0 1 0 0 1
Plant Sciences 0 0 0 0 0
Other Communication Technology 0 0 0 0 0
Mining & Petroleum Technology 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional General Legal Studies 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 33 1,527 1,087 189 2,836

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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