Indiana University - South Bend is a public school that has a large number of majors available for students to choose from. The school is located in South Bend, Indiana, in a predominantly urban area. IUSB has a yearly student enrollment of nearly 8,600.
Students may choose from many areas of study, including:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Liberal Arts And Sciences
- Health And Clinical Professions
- Communications And Journalism
To be considered for admissions, applicants may be required to fill out an application, write a personal statement, and submit test scores or other school records, which are then evaluated by admissions staff. Students may provide either the ACT or SAT exam scores to be considered for admissions at IUSB. A score in a range of 1260 - 1570 on the SAT, or 19 - 23 for the ACT is usually submitted among admitted students. An estimated 70% of all students that applied were accepted at this school, with 57% of those accepted choosing to attend. More information on admissions can be found here.
The tuition at this school varies based on the state of residence of the student. In-state residents pay around $7,200 per year, while out-of-state residents are charged $19,000 annually. Housing may be available for those who wish to live on-campus for a cost of $7,300 annually. Indiana University - South Bend may offer financial aid for students that are eligible in the form of grants and loans.
IUSB participates in sports through the NAIA's Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conf in Basketball.
Students who would like to view more about Indiana University - South Bend can check out their website at http://iusb.edu/.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give an overview of the candidates IUSB accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
The total student enrollment at Indiana University – South Bend is about 7,600, with undergraduate students making up about 93% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $9,300. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $35 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range estimates:
- In-State Tuition: $6,400-$7,700
- Nonresident Student Tuition: $18,000-$21,340
- Part-time students are charged:
- State Residents: $210-$260 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $590-$710 per credit unit
- on campus dorms & meals are estimated to cost around $10,000
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||85%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||72%||$7,191|
|Receiving Student Loans||47%||$5,194|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, Indiana University – South Bend may provide services to students including:
- Online classes
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
- Child care
Indiana University – South Bend has an overall graduation rate which is around 26%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||5%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||12%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||6%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Dental Hygienist Program
- Montessori Teacher Education Program
- Music Program
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
- Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
- Radiology Technician Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
IUSB is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The most popular sport is listed below:
- Basketball (Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conf)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Indiana University – South Bend by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
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