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Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion – Tuition & Success Analysis

Marion, IN

Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,679

Average annual cost of attendance: $18,773

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $23,958

Campus Setting: Town

Religious Affiliation: Wesleyan

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Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $15,026

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $14,386

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $16,608

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $19,888

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $25,356


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 62%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 82%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $49,900

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 79%

Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Admissions

Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Acceptance Rate: 74%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 460 to 580

SAT Critical Reading: 460 to 590

SAT Writing: 460 to 570

ACT English: 21 to 28

ACT Math: 20 to 27

ACT Writing: 7 to 9

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 27%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 54%

Typical student debt: $23,958

Typical monthly loan payment: $255

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Majors at Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 1%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 47%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 1%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 2%
  • Education – 4%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 27%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 4%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 5%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 1%
  • Psychology – 1%
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions – 1%
  • Theology and Religious Vocations – 5%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 1%

For more information about the various majors at Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion, visit their website.

Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Diversity


Overall Composition at Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion full time:  98%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion part time:  2%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion:  65%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 1%

Black: 3%

Hispanic: 4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Two or more races: 3%

Unknown: 5%

White: 82%

Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 2.1

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 2.7

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 16.3

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.