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#881 Overall Influence #436 Desirability Rank

Butler University

Private university in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

From Wikipedia

Butler University is a private university in Indianapolis, Indiana. Founded in 1855 and named after founder Ovid Butler, the university has over 60 major academic fields of study in six colleges: the Lacy School of Business, College of Communication, College of Education, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and Jordan College of the Arts. Its campus is approximately from downtown Indianapolis.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

14,592

Acceptance

76%

Graduation Rate

82%

Median SAT Score

1240

Median ACT Score

27

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$42,410

Fees (in-state)

$990

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$28,783
30K - 48K$32,661
48K - 75K$35,778
75K - 110K$39,897
110K+$40,633

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$68,900

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

6K

Under-Grads

5K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis IN 46208

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

25 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Butler University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#384 World Rank
History
#270 World Rank
Religious Studies
#455 World Rank
Philosophy
#752 World Rank
Education
#879 World Rank
Business
#786 World Rank
Literature
#950 World Rank
Biology
#485 World Rank
Communications
#1104 World Rank
Medical
#918 World Rank
Political Science
#984 World Rank
Chemistry
#1587 World Rank
Engineering
#1006 World Rank
Mathematics
#1330 World Rank
Computer Science
#934 World Rank
Psychology
#1284 World Rank
Physics
#2078 World Rank
Economics
#1506 World Rank
Sociology
#1582 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#750 World Rank
Law
#865 World Rank
Social Work
#1382 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1856 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1907 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Butler University's Most influential alumni?

Butler University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, History, and Philosophy

Ron Grooms

Indiana politician

Mike Regan

Lacrosse player

Jermaine Guice

American basketball player

Virginia Murphy Blankenbaker

American politician

John Fogg

American politician

Jerry Steiner

American basketball player-coach

S. U. Hastings

S. U. Hastings

First Jamaican bishop of the Moravian Church in Jamaica

Peter Lupus

Peter Lupus

Actor/bodybuilder

Travis Steele

Charles McKay

American naturalist and explorer

James Brainard

American mayor

Scott Armstrong

American basketball player