Acceptance Rate 73.17%
Yield (Enrollment Ratio) 22.22%
Applicants 293,263
Admitted 214,589
Enrolled 47,682

Applying To Indiana Colleges

The average acceptance rate is 73.17% at Indiana colleges and universities where total 293,263 students have applied and 214,589 have been accepted. The average undergraduate application fees is $55.00 and the graduate application fees is $50.00. Next table presents the general admission information for applying to Indiana colleges.
General Admission Information of Indiana Colleges
Open Admission Policy55 out of 117 schools
Average Undergraduate Application Fees$ 55.00
Average Graduate Application Fees$ 50.00
Average Acceptance Rate73.17%
Average Yield (Enrollment Rate)22.22%
Average Test Scores1,156 SAT / 24 ACT

Acceptance Rates and Headcounts

For academic year 2021-2022, total 293,263 students (135,494 men and 157,732 women) applied to and 214,589 (93,737 men and 120,840 women) students were accepted to admit Indiana Colleges. Among them, 22,922 men and 24,583 women were enrolled into Indiana schools. The average acceptance rate is 73.17% and admission yield (enrollment rate) is 22.22%. The table below shows the Indiana colleges admission statistics including admission and enrolment rates.
Admission Statistics for Indiana Colleges (2021-2022)
Acceptance Rate 73.17% 69.18% 76.61%
Enrollment Ratio 22.22% 24.45% 20.34%
[Chart]Indiana Colleges Average Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

For Indiana college, 18,747 students (40.00% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 9,360 students (18.00%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,260 and 25th percentile score is 1,052. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 80 and 25th percentile score is 61. Next table shows the detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Indiana colleges and universities.
SAT and ACT Score Distribution at Indiana Colleges
25th Percentile75th Percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing527.00633.00
SAT Math525.00627.00
ACT Composite21.0027.00
ACT Math20.0026.00
ACT English20.0027.00
[Chart] SAT/ACT Distribution - Indiana Colleges
[Chart] Average SAT Scores - Indiana Colleges
[Chart] Average ACT Scores - Indiana Colleges

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

In Indiana State, 53 schools use semester calendar systems and 4 schools are based on quarter system. Next table lists the number of schools with their calendar systems.
Semester53 out of 117 schools
Quarter4 out of 117 schools
Trimester1 out of 117 schools
Four-one-four plan7 out of 117 schools
Other academic year5 out of 117 schools
Differs by program12 out of 117 schools
Continuous31 out of 117 schools
Un-Known/Other4 out of 117 schools
Next table describes credits that Indiana colleges and universities are accepting for their students
Dual Credits57 out of 117 schools
Credits for Life Experiences40 out of 117 schools
Advanced placement (AP) Credits57 out of 117 schools
Credit for Military Training51 out of 117 schools

Application Requirements

34 Indiana schools require High School GPA and 44 schools require High School Record (or Transcript). The test scores such as SAT and ACT are required by 1 Indiana colleges. Next table summarizes the application requirements for applying to Indiana colleges.
Admission Checklist for Indiana Colleges
High School GPA3410
High School Rank225
High School Record (or Transcript)441
Completion of College Preparatory Program1819
Formal Demonstration of Competencies35
Admission Test Scores16
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)00