Indiana State University requires a minimum of 120 credit hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Indiana State accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Indiana State has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 41% of students who start college at Indiana State complete all the credits required within six years.
Indiana State offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Indiana State may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Indiana State has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Indiana State.
Reminder: Check with Indiana State directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Indiana State students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Indiana State.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Indiana State does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Indiana State
Indiana State offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
✅ Indiana State does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Indiana State has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Indiana State offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ Indiana State offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students.
🟨 Indiana State does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Cunningham Memorial Library and there is one other library on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Indiana State does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Indiana State have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Indiana State has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Indiana State include:
•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus
•an Air Force branch unit on campus
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