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#56 Overall Influence #875 Desirability Rank

Indiana University Bloomington

Public research university located in Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.

Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) was founded in 1820. It is the flagship campus of the IU System.

The university is divided into 16 schools. Together, they offer some 550 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and professional certificates, of which the business and communications programs are among the most sought-after. IUB’s online program offers more than 150 degree programs.

IUB is associated with nine Nobel laureates, namely:

Other distinguished IUB-connected individuals include the following:

IUB is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

From Wikipedia

Indiana University Bloomington is a public research university in Bloomington, Indiana. It is the flagship campus of the Indiana University and, with over 40,000 students, its largest campus.Indiana University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity". It has numerous schools and programs, including the Jacobs School of Music, the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering, the O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs, the Kelley School of Business, the School of Public Health, the School of Nursing, the School of Optometry, the Maurer School of Law, the School of Education, the Media School, and the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

44,129

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

80%

Median SAT Score

1255

Median ACT Score

27

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$9,815

Fees (in-state)

$1,406

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$57,800

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

41K

Under-Grads

33K

Graduates

7K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

107 South Indiana Ave., Bloomington IN 47405-7000

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

32 per 100K

Violent Crime

4 per 100K

What is Indiana University Bloomington 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

#50 World Rank
Biology
#30 World Rank
Business
#64 World Rank
Literature
#87 World Rank
Mathematics
#43 World Rank
Computer Science
#63 World Rank
Medical
#83 World Rank
Philosophy
#42 World Rank
Psychology
#34 World Rank
Education
#42 World Rank
Political Science
#42 World Rank
History
#27 World Rank
Communications
#61 World Rank
Law
#83 World Rank
Chemistry
#118 World Rank
Physics
#177 World Rank
Engineering
#70 World Rank
Economics
#38 World Rank
Sociology
#36 World Rank
Anthropology
#102 World Rank
Religious Studies
#22 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#128 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#31 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#16 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Indiana University Bloomington's Most influential alumni?

Indiana University Bloomington 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Communications

Elizabeth Brackett

American journalist

Michael Szymanczyk

American CEO

Adrian Bailey

Researcher

Adrian Bailey

Researcher

Daniel Bourne

American writer

Birch Bayh

American lawyer and politician

Frances Aparicio

American writer

Michael Auslin

Michael Auslin

American academic

Edna Andrews

American scholar

Del Harris

Del Harris

American basketball coach

Maxine Mesinger

American journalist

Mohammad Javad Abdolmohammadi

Professor of accounting