5 Best colleges for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Indianapolis, IN

Below is the list of best universities in Indianapolis ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 139K citations received by 6.29K academic papers made by 5 universities in Indianapolis was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#4 in Indiana
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
92%

2. Butler University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#8 in Indiana
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$42,627

3. University of Indianapolis

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#11 in Indiana
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$20,441

4. Christian Theological Seminary

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#25 in Indiana
Enrollment
156
Male:Female
39:61

5. Marian University - Indiana

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#26 in Indiana
Acceptance Rate
64%
Net Price
$20,024
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$29,044

Universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences near Indianapolis

Distance, km
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University
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62 DePauw University 445
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Greencastle, Indiana
74 Indiana University - Bloomington 13
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Bloomington, Indiana
80 Ball State University 199
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Muncie, Indiana
98 Purdue University 47
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West Lafayette, Indiana
112 Indiana State University 270
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Terre Haute, Indiana
125 Miami University - Oxford 140
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Oxford, Ohio
132 Hanover College 697
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Hanover, Indiana
158 University of Cincinnati 81
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Cincinnati, Ohio
159 Union Institute & University 588
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Cincinnati, Ohio
160 Xavier University 394
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Cincinnati, Ohio