Indiana University Northwest: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Indiana University Northwest is a medium four-year, public school with 6,185 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1959 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Gary, Indiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Indiana University Northwest will give you the opportunity to get a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Indiana University Northwest implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Medical, Education, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
67%
The rate of student retention at Indiana University Northwest is relatively low at 67% (close to Indiana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Indiana University Northwest is very low: 24%.

Student to faculty ratio at Indiana University Northwest is pretty decent, 15:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,500
Average tuition price is fairly high, $16,900 per year. The additional fees at Indiana University Northwest beyond tuition are roughly $600; this totals $17,500 a year.

Read the details about Indiana University Northwest additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
69%
As reported in recent government data, 1,704 applications were submitted and 1,173 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The college might accept your advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Indiana University Northwest in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Indiana University Northwest offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Indiana University Northwest, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At present there is no on-campus housing at Indiana University Northwest.

Army ROTC programs are available at Indiana University Northwest. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Indiana University Northwest appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Indiana University Northwest Location and Maps



Post Address: Indiana University Northwest, 3400 Broadway, Gary, Indiana 46408-1197, USA
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