Indiana Wesleyan University - National & Global Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#3243 of 14,134 In the World
#949 of 2,597 In North America
#880 of 2,496 In the United States
#17 of 55 In Indiana
#2069 of 2,460 For Sociology
#3674 of 5,074 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Wesleyan
Acceptance rate
21%
Avg. cost to attend
$18,470 /y
Aid receiving
85%
Undergraduates
6,495
Graduates
4,449
Male:Female Ratio
27:73
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.indwes.edu

Indiana Wesleyan University - National & Global Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

531 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

9,590 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Indiana Wesleyan University - National & Global has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 6835 (63%)
Black or African American 2515 (23%)
Hispanic 581 (5%)
Two or more races 325 (3%)
Asian 316 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 186 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 155 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 8 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,470/year
Average aid awarded
$5,203
Students receiving aid
85%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $18,474
$30-48K $18,666
$48-75K $19,539
$75-110K $22,548
$110K+ $23,078

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $8,871$11,083
Tuition in-state $8,871$11,083
Tuition out-of-state $8,871$11,083
Fee in-district $800$894
Fee in-state $800$894
Fee out-of-state $800$894

Indiana Wesleyan University - National & Global Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 379 330
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 398
Social Work 173 99
Business & Commerce, General 224
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 219
General Studies 142 69
Accounting 40 85 78
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 51 120
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 98 5
Management Information Systems, General 81
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 30 45
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management 71
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 70
Nursing Education 61
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 54
Project Management 53
Organizational Leadership 47 5
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 47
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse & Nursing 46
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 28 12
Applied Psychology 40
Theology & Theological Studies 1 11 27
Nursing Administration 36
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 35
Bible & Biblical Studies 35
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 33
Human Services, General 1 31
Substance Abuse & Addiction Counseling 31
Psychology, General 30
Curriculum and Instruction 22
Pastoral Studies & Counseling 17
Public Administration 17
Public Health, General 17
Nursing Practice 15
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 15
Financial Planning and Services 13
Athletic Training & Trainer 10
Special Education and Teaching, General 8
Religious Education 8
Communication, General 7
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 4
International Relations and Affairs 4
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 4
Superintendency and Educational System Administration 3
International Business & Trade & Commerce 2
Reading Teacher Education 2
Grand Total 539 1,510 1,556 40
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 38% 40% 38%

Publications & Citations

Publications
337
Citations
2,849

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
127 / 581
Medicine
77 / 703
Psychology
74 / 852
Sociology
55 / 232
Computer Science
32 / 237
Business
30 / 441
Health Science
25 / 85
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
24 / 4
Biology
24 / 204
Mathematics
23 / 95
Political Science
22 / 59
Physics
22 / 178
Art & Design
22 / 35
Social Psychology
21 / 401
Economics
19 / 35
Education Majors
19 / 148
Nursing
17 / 187
Engineering
17 / 84
Math Teachers
15 / 51
Child Psychology
13 / 259
Philosophy
12 / 0
Environmental Science
11 / 375
Communications and Public Relations
11 / 127
Chemistry
11 / 130
Demography
8 / 154
History
8 / 1
Healthcare Management (MHA)
8 / 24
Biophysics
7 / 88
Physical Therapy
7 / 20
Public Health
7 / 44
Gender Studies
7 / 8
Clinical Psychology
6 / 7
Ecology
6 / 260
Development Studies
6 / 9
Materials Science
6 / 57
Family medicine
6 / 16
Multimedia
6 / 10
Cognitive Science
6 / 21
Occupational Therapy
5 / 7
Social Work
5 / 43

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 2
1992 0 0
1993 3 0
1994 1 0
1995 2 10
1996 2 7
1997 5 7
1998 2 6
1999 1 8
2000 1 4
2001 3 21
2002 1 17
2003 2 19
2004 8 41
2005 9 36
2006 7 72
2007 13 71
2008 12 87
2009 6 126
2010 6 112
2011 14 124
2012 23 137
2013 25 171
2014 37 204
2015 30 235
2016 21 251
2017 31 229
2018 45 227
2019 34 259
2020 32 391
2021 23 635

Notable alumni

  1. Laurell K. Hamilton

    Laurell K. Hamilton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    writernovelist
    Biography

    Laurell Kaye Hamilton is an American fantasy and romance writer. She is best known as the author of two series of stories.

  2. André Carson

    André Carson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Enrolled in Indiana Wesleyan University - National & Global
    In 2005 graduated with Master of Science
    Occupations
    politicianrepresentativememberlawyer
    Biography

    André D. Carson is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district since 2008. A member of the Democratic Party, his district includes the southern four-fifths of Indianapolis, including Downtown Indianapolis. He became the dean of Indiana's congressional delegation after Representative Pete Visclosky retired in 2021.

  3. Ghassan Hitto

    Ghassan Hitto
    Born in
    Syria Flag Syria
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Ghassan Hitto is a Syrian politician and the first head of an interim government established by the Syrian opposition National Coalition. Born in Damascus into a Kurdish family, he left Syria to the U.S. in 1980, became a naturalized American citizen and worked as an information technology executive and lived in Texas until recently. In late 2012, he relocated to Turkey. He was elected prime minister on 18 March 2013 by a narrow margin over former Syrian Arab Republic agricultural minister Assad Mustafa. Hitto resigned on 8 July 2013.

  4. Becky Skillman

    Becky Skillman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rebecca S. Skillman is an American politician who served as the 49th Lieutenant Governor of Indiana, from 2005 to 2013. She is a member of the Republican Party.

  5. James R. Buck

    James R. Buck
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    James R. Buck is a member of the Indiana State Senate representing the 21st district. He is also the current chairman of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).

  6. M. Clifford Townsend

    M. Clifford Townsend
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1884-1954 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Maurice Clifford Townsend was an American politician and the 35th governor of the U.S. state of Indiana from 1937 to 1941. During his term, he led relief efforts during and after the Great Flood of 1937.

  7. Nico Matern

    Nico Matern
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Nico Matern is a German professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for FC Teutonia Ottensen. He played futsal for Hamburg Panthers.

  8. Jordan Weidner

    Jordan Weidner
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Jordan Weidner is an American former professional basketball player and current assistant coach for Grace College. He played two seasons in the National Basketball League of Canada. He played college basketball for Indiana Wesleyan.

General info

Alternative names IWU
Founded 1920
Motto Character. Scholarship. Leadership.
Colors red, gray
Academic Calendar September to April
Total FTE staff 716
Carnegie Classification Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address 1900 West 50th Street
Marion, Indiana, 46953
United States
City population 28,000
Phone 7656772870
Fax +1 (756) 677 2333

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