Taylor University


Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Four-one-four

State: Indiana


Taylor University is a private interdenominational evangelical university located in Upland, Indiana, a small town located less than an hour from Indianapolis and Fort Wayne. For several years, Taylor has been ranked #1 among Midwest regional colleges by U.S. News & World Report, and the university has done well in other rankings as well. The university's bell tower pictured to the right signifies the school's integration of faith and learning. On the academic front, education and psychology are the most popular fields among undergraduates. In athletics, the Taylor University Trojans compete NAIA Mid-Central College Conference.

Most Popular Majors

Art, Bible Studies, Biology, Business Administration, Elementary Eduction, Media Communication, Psychology, Religious Education

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1871
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 1871
Faculty: 126

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1

Percent Male: 43%
Percent Female: 57%

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Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 71%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 77%

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Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

236 W Reade Ave
Upland Indiana 46989


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Main Phone: 765-998-2751

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Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 23 30
English 23 31
Math 22 28
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 490 630
Math 490 650
Writing 490 620

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Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 83%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: -83%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Books: 1000

Other Expenses: 1800

Room and Board: 7532

Tuition and Fees: 27438

Total Cost: 37770

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Costs Data From: 2011-12

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Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 6850

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 97%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 95%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 54%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

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