Indiana State University (Indiana State)

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Indiana State University can be found in Terre Haute, IN, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Indiana State has an enrollment of over 13,000 students.

An estimated 90% of all students which applied were accepted at Indiana State, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 21% continued on to attend. Using acceptance rate data from previous years, we can project that the Indiana State acceptance rate in 2021 is going to be around 82%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Indiana State Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Indiana State University was reported as 89.6% in Fall 2020 with over 10,000 college applications submitted to Indiana State. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Indiana State University has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 85.9%
  • 2017-2018: 84.5%
  • 2018-2019: 89.9%
  • 2019-2020: 89.6%
  • Projected Indiana State Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 82.1%

How Does Indiana State Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Indiana State is fifty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Eastern Illinois University52.5%
University of Indianapolis92.8%
Butler University73.2%
University of Southern Indiana93.3%
Miami University-Oxford80.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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