Taylor University

Upland, IN

Taylor University

Upland, IN

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Tuition & Fees

$35,305

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
11%
600-699
40%
500-599
38%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
700-800
11%
600-699
35%
500-599
40%
400-499
9%
300-399
1%
30-36
17%
24-29
43%
18-23
32%
12-17
5%
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undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

1

teacher

13

students

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Moderately Selective

68%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,595
Declined 746
Total Received 2,341
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Private

2,148

undergraduate students

26

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Taylor University is a Christian liberal arts university, founded in 1846. Its 250-acre campus is located in Upland, Indiana, roughly halfway between Indianapolis and Fort Wayne.

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Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 2,174
Established in 1846
Coeducational Coeducational

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295-acres of residential campus in Upland (population: 3,764), 14 miles southeast from Marion, Served by bus; major airport and train serve Indianapolis, (65 miles); smaller airport serves Fort Wayne (50 miles). School operates transportation to airport for school breaks.

  • Metropolitan area: Indianapolis
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Fort Wayne International

Taylor University
236 West Reade Avenue
Upland
46989-1001

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
90%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through junior year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing

Top Organizations

  • Spring Break Missions
  • Lighthouse
  • Alpha Pi Lota
  • Encounter
  • Kappa Delta Pi

Top Events

  • Airband
  • Sing Noel
  • Silent Night
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
28%
Top 1/4
59%
Top 1/2
89%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
11%
600-699
40%
500-599
38%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
700-800
11%
600-699
35%
500-599
40%
400-499
9%
300-399
1%
30-36
17%
24-29
43%
18-23
32%
12-17
5%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $25
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.81

Moderately Selective

68%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,595
Declined 746
Total Received 2,341

Admissions Factors

Very Important

character/personal qualities
application essay
academic GPA
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

extracurricular activities
interview
class rank
volunteer work

Considered

alumni/ae relation
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
state residency
talent/ability
work experience

Not Considered

level of applicant's interest

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 31
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

Tuition $35,050
Room & board $9,950
Additional fees $255
Books & supplies $3,500
Total $48,755

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

Scholarships

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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Racquetball, Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Racquetball, Ultimate frisbee

Club Sports Women

Equestrian sports

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Athletic Conference

NAIA

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Behavioral Aspects of Health
Bible/Biblical Studies
Biochemistry
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Chemistry, Other
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Engineering, General
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Environmental Science
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Exercise Physiology
Finance, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Geography
Graphic Design
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
History, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Relations and Affairs
Journalism
Journalism, Other
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Musical Theatre
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics Teacher Education
Physics, General
Physiology, General
Political Science and Government, General
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Psychology, General
Public Health Education and Promotion
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations/Image Management
Religious Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
Social Work
Sociology
Sociology and Anthropology
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Sustainability Studies
Systems Engineering
Youth Ministry
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

2,174

total students

55%

in-state

45%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

99%

2,148
students

Female
55%
1,180

Male
45%
968

1%

26
students

Female
50%
13

Male
50%
13

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

83%

1,799
students

Female
55%
973

Male
45%
826

17%

349
students

Female
60%
207

Male
40%
142

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 85%
Student 4 year graduation rate 69%
Student 5 year graduation rate 7%
Student 6 year graduation rate 1%

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
83%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

35

Transfer students enrolled

2%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • 24 hour library
  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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