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Indiana University - Bloomington is a public institution situated in Bloomington, Indiana. The city atmosphere of Bloomington makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

$39,904 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
80% Acceptance Rate

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Indiana University - Bloomington Rankings

IU Bloomington landed the #228 spot in our 2022 ranking of best colleges. We analyzed 1,358 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. Out of the 36 colleges in Indiana, it is ranked at #7.

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.

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

Rank Ranking Name Share
#56 Best Teaching Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#149 Best Teaching 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 Bloomington.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#3 Most Popular Online Other Education Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Best Special Education Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Best Other Education Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Most Popular Education Philosophy Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#6 Most Popular Other Education Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#9 Best Instructional Media Design Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#22 Most Popular Teacher Education Subject Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#50 Most Popular Teacher Education Grade Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#66 Most Popular Special Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#87 Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards IU Bloomington has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#1 Best Speech Teacher Education Schools College Factual
#50 Best Special Education Schools College Factual
#59 Best Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools College Factual
#78 Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools College Factual
#130 Best Education Schools College Factual
#145 Best Schools Course Advisor

Where Is Indiana University - Bloomington?

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Contact details for IU Bloomington are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 107 South Indiana Ave., Bloomington, IN 47405-7000
Phone: 812-855-4848
Website: www.indiana.edu/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/IndianaUniversity
Twitter: http://twitter.com/IUBloomington

How Do I Get Into IU Bloomington?

You can apply to IU Bloomington online at: https://online.iu.edu/resources/admissions

Admission Requirements for IU Bloomington

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 considered but not required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into IU Bloomington?

80% Acceptance Rate
53% Of Accepted Are Women
77% Submit SAT Scores
The acceptance rate at Indiana University - Bloomington is 80%. This means that is not quite as selective as some schools, but you'll still need to submit a good application if you want to be considered by the admissions department.

Approximately 47% of accepted students are men and 53% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 81%, and the acceptance rate for women is 80%.

Average Test Scores

About 77% of students accepted to IU Bloomington submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 560 and 670. Math scores were between 560 and 680.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Indiana University - Bloomington  ( 560 to 670 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Indiana University - Bloomington  ( 560 to 680 )
200
800
IU Bloomington received ACT scores from 53% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 23 and 33. Math scores were between 23 and 30. Composite scores were between 24 and 31.

ACT English Scores for Indiana University - Bloomington  ( 23 to 33 )
1
36
ACT Math Scores for Indiana University - Bloomington  ( 23 to 30 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for Indiana University - Bloomington  ( 24 to 31 )
1
36

Can I Afford Indiana University - Bloomington?

$39,904 Net Price
35% Take Out Loans
4.3% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of IU Bloomington is $39,904. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At IU Bloomington, approximately 35% of students took out student loans averaging $8,759 a year. That adds up to $35,036 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at IU Bloomington is 4.3%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Indiana University - Bloomington Undergraduate Student Diversity

31,632 Full-Time Undergraduates
50% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 32,986 undergraduate students at IU Bloomington, with 31,632 being full-time and 1,354 being part-time.

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There are also 10,078 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 31,632 full-time undergraduates at IU Bloomington, 50% are male and 50% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 2,330
Black or African American 1,453
Hispanic or Latino 2,493
White 21,712
International Students 1,911
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,733

Geographic Diversity

Indiana students aren't the only ones who study at Indiana University - Bloomington. At this time, 42 states are represented by the student population at the school.

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

Online Learning at Indiana University - Bloomington

16,304 Took All Classes Online
40,071 Took At Least One Class Online
120.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 40,071 students took at least one online class at the school.

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

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This school is the 9th 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 IU Bloomington

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Indiana University - Bloomington was $10,388 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $33,741. The following table shows how IU Bloomington 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
Speech Teacher Education #1 #1
Health Education #9 #18
Adult & Continuing Education #69 #78

Online Growth Rankings of IU Bloomington

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Indiana University - Bloomington was 120.0%. This is the #251 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at IU Bloomington regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at IU Bloomington 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 IU Bloomington.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Adult & Continuing Education #10
Other Education #11
Other Education #11
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism #16
Special Education #37
Instructional Media Design #40
Educational/Instructional Technology #40
Teacher Education Grade Specific #53

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 - Bloomington Teaching Concentrations

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

Major TOTAL
Curriculum & Instruction 0
Social & Philosophical Foundations of Education 0
General Educational Leadership & Administration 0
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration 0
Other Educational Assessment, Evaluation, & Research 0
Educational Evaluation & Research 0
General Education 0
Educational/Instructional Technology 0
International & Comparative Education 0
Other Education 0
General Special Education 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism 0
College Student Counseling & Personnel Services 0
Counselor Education/School Counseling & Guidance Services 0
Art Education 0
Health Education 0
Music Education 0
Social Studies Education 0
Speech Teacher Education 0
Adult & Continuing Education 0
Early Childhood Education 0
Elementary Education 0
Secondary Education 0
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 0
TOTAL 0

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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