DePauw University
#290 Overall Influence#716 Desirability Rank

DePauw University

Private liberal arts college in Greencastle, Indiana, United States

DePauw University is a private university in Greencastle, Indiana. It has an enrollment of 1,972 students. The school has a Methodist heritage and was originally known as Indiana Asbury University. DePauw is a member of both the Great Lakes Colleges Association and the North Coast Athletic Conference. The Society of Professional Journalists was founded at DePauw.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,476

Acceptance

63%

Graduation Rate

85%

Median SAT Score

1230

Median ACT Score

26

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$48,860

Fees (in-state)

$844

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$13,591
30K-48K$16,489
48K-75K$18,608
75K-110K$24,637
110K+$33,073

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$66,100

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

313 S Locust St, Greencastle IN 46135-1772

What is DePauw 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

#42 World Rank #24 USA Rank
Anthropology
#109 World Rank #72 USA Rank
Political Science
#204 World Rank #97 USA Rank
Biology
#227 World Rank #104 USA Rank
Sociology
#298 World Rank #124 USA Rank
Economics
#249 World Rank #139 USA Rank
History
#289 World Rank #148 USA Rank
Education
#289 World Rank #152 USA Rank
Psychology
#432 World Rank #161 USA Rank
Philosophy
#518 World Rank #164 USA Rank
Physics
#498 World Rank #166 USA Rank
Mathematics
#239 World Rank #168 USA Rank
Business
#469 World Rank #176 USA Rank
Chemistry
#253 World Rank #180 USA Rank
Communications
#373 World Rank #184 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#473 World Rank #193 USA Rank
Computer Science
#559 World Rank #218 USA Rank
Literature
#569 World Rank #242 USA Rank
Medical
#1383 World Rank #437 USA Rank
Engineering

Other areas of influence

#223 World Rank #167 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#239 World Rank #148 USA Rank
Social Work
#276 World Rank #144 USA Rank
Law
#674 World Rank #407 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are DePauw University's Most influential alumni?

DePauw University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Political Science, and Biology. DePauw University’s most academically influential people include Margaret Mead, Percival Davis, and Charles A. Beard.

Margaret Mead
Margaret Mead

American anthropologist

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Percival Davis

Young earth creationist

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Charles A. Beard
Charles A. Beard

American historian

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Barbara Kingsolver
Barbara Kingsolver

American author, poet and essayist

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Eli Lilly
Eli Lilly

American pharmacist, Union Army officer, businessman, philanthropist

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Loren Pope

American journalist

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William H. Riker

American political scientist

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Brenda Laurel
Brenda Laurel

Video game developer

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Vernon Jordan
Vernon Jordan

African-American lawyer, civil rights activist

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John Gardner
John Gardner

American novelist, essayist, literary critic and university professor

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Al Ries
Al Ries

American advertising executive

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Joseph P. Allen
Joseph P. Allen

Astronaut, Physicist

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