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Colleges / Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN 4-Year Public

IUPUI Academics

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis requires a minimum of 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree. If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Around 53% of students who started college at IUPUI complete all the credits required within six years. IUPUI offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Are Required at IUPUI?

IUPUI has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate. Students need to fulfull a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement. Students do not have to take a computer class.

Majors at IUPUI

When choosing a major, IUPUI students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at IUPUI below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.

If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major. IUPUI does not require a senior project for all students.

Does IUPUI Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

IUPUI offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Disability 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.

Does IUPUI Offer Online Classes?

IUPUI has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does IUPUI Offer Credit for AP Classes?

IUPUI 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.

Does IUPUI Have An Honor's Program?

IUPUI 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.

Does IUPUI Require Internships?

IUPUI does not require an internship for all students Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

IUPUI Majors & Subject Areas

Environmental Science
Latin American Studies
Chinese Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations/Image Management
Sports Communication
Technical and Scientific Communication
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Science
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Urban Education and Leadership
Special Education and Teaching, General
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Elementary Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Speech Teacher Education
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Engineering, General
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Systems Engineering
Engineering, Other
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Other
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
Engineering/Industrial Management
German Language and Literature
French Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
American Sign Language (ASL)
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
Comparative Law
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law
Health Law
Intellectual Property Law
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
English Language and Literature, General
Writing, General
Rhetoric and Composition
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Library and Information Science
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Microbiology and Immunology
Human/Medical Genetics
Cell Physiology
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Molecular Medicine
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Museology/Museum Studies
Human Biology
Human Computer Interaction
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Physical Fitness Technician
Religion/Religious Studies
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Clinical Psychology
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Forensic Science and Technology
Homeland Security
Human Services, General
Public Administration
Health Policy Analysis
Social Work
Economics, General
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
International Relations and Affairs
Political Science and Government, General
Visual and Performing Arts, General
Design and Visual Communications, General
Interior Design
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Music Technology
Health and Wellness, General
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Physician Assistant
Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Histologic Technician
Medical Scientist
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
Public Health, General
International Public Health/International Health
Health Services Administration
Art Therapy/Therapist
Music Therapy/Therapist
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Rehabilitation Science
Medical Informatics
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Nursing Administration
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Science
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Education
Nursing Practice
Business/Commerce, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Organizational Leadership
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Meeting and Event Planning
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Labor Studies
History, General

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