Quick Facts About Our Students + Faculty

Tiffany Blackgrove is pursuing her MD/PhD after having completed her bachelor's degree in biology at IUPUI.

The IUPUI School of Science at a glance:

Our Students

  • In Fall 2016 the School of Science enrolled:
    • 2,481 undergraduates
    • 248 masters students 
    • 204 Ph.D. students
  • 41% of incoming students are in top 10% of their high school class
  • 50% of incoming students scored higher than 1200 on the SAT
  • 90% of Science undergraduates are Indiana residents
  • 86% first-year retention rate (Fall 2015)
  • From 2009 to 2014 enrollment in the School of Science jumped by 16%
  • 46 Science Majors Named to 2016 IUPUI "Top 100" recognizing their academic success, extracurricular activities, and civic engagement.

Our Faculty

  • Our average, student to faculty ratio is 17:1
  • Over the past 4 years, the School of Science has hired 56 new faculty
    • Of the 56 new faculty, 47 are tenured or tenure-track
  • Our faculty currently hold more than $20 million in external research funding
    • Of that amount, $13.4 million were new awards