Vincennes University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5231 of 14,131 In the World
#1448 of 2,597 In North America
#1367 of 2,496 In the United States
#31 of 55 In Indiana

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
84%
Aid receiving
93%
Undergraduates
16,048
Male:Female Ratio
50:50
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
www.vinu.edu

Vincennes University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,603 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

987 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Vincennes University 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 9340 (58%)
Hispanic 3931 (25%)
Black or African American 1236 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 555 (3%)
Two or more races 424 (3%)
Asian 312 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 175 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 34 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 22 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$7,071
Students receiving aid
93%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $5,743
Tuition in-state $5,743
Tuition out-of-state $14,273
Fee in-district $508
Fee in-state $508
Fee out-of-state $508

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,802
Combined charge for room and board $10,590

Vincennes University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 535
Automation Engineer Technology & Technician 94
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 84
Securities Services Administration & Management 68
Industrial Technology & Technician 52
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 48
Business & Commerce, General 47
Business Administration and Management, General 45
Aircraft Powerplant Technology & Technician 36
Tool and Die Technology & Technician 36
Social Work 30
Information Technology 29
Behavioral Sciences 28
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician 28
Natural Resources & Conservation, General 26
Criminal Justice & Police Science 25
Agricultural Business and Management, General 23
Electrician 21
Culinary Arts & Chef Training 20
Diesel Mechanics Technology & Technician 20
Special Education and Teaching, General 20
Fire Science & Fire-fighting 19
Manufacturing Engineering Technology & Technician 19
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General 18
Physical Therapy Assistant 18
American Sign Language (ASL) 17
Elementary Education and Teaching 17
Building & Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other 16
Health Information & Medical Records Technology & Technician 14
Surgical Technology & Technologist 12
Art & Art Studies, General 11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 11
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 11
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 11
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education & Fitness, General 11
Design and Applied Arts, Other 10
Engineering Science 10
Pharmacy Technician & Assistant 10
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology & Technician 10
Surveying Technology & Surveying 10
Applied Horticulture & Horticulture Operations, General 9
Welding Technology & Welder 9
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 8
Legal Assistant & Paralegal 7
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD & CADD 7
Recording Arts Technology & Technician 7
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology & Technician 6
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 5
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD & CADD 5
Autobody & Collision and Repair Technology & Technician 5
Automobile & Automotive Mechanics Technology & Technician 5
Cosmetology & Cosmetologist, General 5
Environmental Studies 5
Plumbing Technology & Plumber 5
Commercial and Advertising Art 4
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 4
Public Relations & Image Management 4
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 3
Child Care and Support Services Management 3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 3
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General 3
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 3
Hotel & Motel Administration & Management 3
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping 2
Chemistry, Other 2
Dietetics & Dietitian 2
English Language and Literature, General 2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 2
History, General 2
Philosophy 2
Pipefitting & Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter 2
Carpentry & Carpenter 1
Computer Science 1
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic) 1
Fashion Merchandising 1
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 1
Journalism 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music, General 1
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 1
Sheet Metal Technology & Sheetworking 1
Grand Total 1,527 189
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 28% 29% 26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 52%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
33
Citations
327

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
14 / 116
Medicine
11 / 200
Psychology
7 / 105
Health Science
6 / 98
Business
5 / 79
Math Teachers
5 / 21
Mathematics
5 / 21
Engineering
4 / 91
Computer Science
3 / 0
Education Majors
3 / 35
Project Management
2 / 7
Library and Information science
2 / 0
Management
2 / 71
Demography
2 / 56
Communications and Public Relations
2 / 19
Child Psychology
2 / 57
Healthcare Management (MHA)
2 / 71
Applied/Engineering Physics
2 / 86
Biology
2 / 1
Sociology
2 / 0
Political Science
2 / 2
Physics
2 / 86
History
2 / 0
Philosophy
2 / 2
Nursing
2 / 14
Social Work
2 / 28
Gerontology
1 / 1
Gender Studies
1 / 0
Construction Management
1 / 1
Technical Drawing
1 / 4
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
1 / 1
Human Resource Management
1 / 1
Agricultural Science
1 / 1
Art & Design
1 / 0
Multimedia
1 / 0
Social Psychology
1 / 1
Agricultural Economics
1 / 1
Animal Science
1 / 0
Environmental Science
1 / 1
Economics
1 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 1
1992 1 0
1993 2 0
1994 0 0
1995 2 3
1996 0 1
1997 0 1
1998 0 0
1999 1 2
2000 0 0
2001 0 3
2002 0 3
2003 0 5
2004 0 2
2005 0 4
2006 0 3
2007 0 3
2008 0 12
2009 0 5
2010 3 8
2011 3 8
2012 1 20
2013 1 26
2014 0 27
2015 0 37
2016 5 50
2017 1 38
2018 5 52
2019 0 64
2020 4 71
2021 2 58

Vincennes University alumni

  1. John Mellencamp

    John Mellencamp
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    recording artistsingeractorguitaristrecord producer
    Biography

    John J. Mellencamp, previously known as Johnny Cougar, John Cougar, and John Cougar Mellencamp, is an American musician, singer-songwriter, painter, actor, and film director. He is known for his catchy brand of heartland rock, which emphasizes traditional instrumentation.

  2. John R. Gregg

    John R. Gregg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    John Richard Gregg is an American politician, businessman and attorney who served as the 85th and longest-serving Democratic speaker of the Indiana House of Representatives from 1996 to 2003. He served in the Indiana House of Representatives from 1987 to 2003.

  3. William Gainey

    William Gainey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    military officerparatrooper
    Biography

    William Joseph Gainey is a retired United States Army soldier who served as the first Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

  4. Jerry Reynolds

    Jerry Reynolds
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Jerry Owen Reynolds is an American former professional basketball coach and current executive in the NBA.

General info

Alternative names VU
Founded 1801
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 1,017
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address 1002 N First St
Vincennes, Indiana, 47591
United States
City population 17,000
Phone 8128888888

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