Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Best Colleges 2011

Anderson University

Work 1100 E. Fifth Street Anderson, IN 46012
Work(765) 641-4080
Web site:
Tier 1
College Category:
Regional Universities (Midwest)

The Basics About Anderson University Indiana

Anderson University Indiana is a private institution that was founded in 1917. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,134, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 163 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Anderson University Indiana's ranking in the 2011 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (Midwest), 37. Its tuition and fees are $24,000.

Overview: Anderson University

General Information  
Institutional Control: Private
Year founded: 1917
Religious affiliation: Church of God
Academic calendar: semester
Fall 2009 Total number of undergraduates: 2,134
Setting: suburban
2009 Endowment: $19,596,000
Fall Admissions  
Application deadline: 7/1
Application fee: $25
Fall 2009 Acceptance rate: 60%
Selectivity: selective
Costs: 2010-2011 Tuition and Fees: $24,000
Mission (as provided by the school)  

Anderson University has been dedicated to Christian higher education in the liberal arts since 1917; this means scholarship and quality academics in the context of faith and service to church and society. Daily, the institution seeks to foster and nurture graduates who have a global perspective, who are competent, caring, creative, generous persons of character and potential. Campus programs are created to enable each member of the university to become stronger in body, mind and spirit. Anderson University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities and the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. The university is recognized for providing outstanding undergraduate and graduate academic quality within a faith community. Classes, taught by full-time faculty, are designed to be small and intimate encouraging teacher/student interaction. University facilities provide approximately 2,800 students with state of the art equipment, fully networked classrooms and comfortable residences halls within a well-maintained 163-acre campus. For more information about Anderson University, visit



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