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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 2012 the School of Science enrolled 2145 undergraduate and 327 masters, and 179 Ph.D. candidates
  • From 2009 to 2012 enrollment in the School of Science jumped by 14.5%
  • 43% of Science's freshmen class graduated from the top ten percent of their high school class
  • 1192 was the average SAT score for Science freshmen
  • 95% of undergraduate Science majors are Indiana residents
  • 73% of undergraduate Science majors are full-time students
  • In 2012, 573 students graduated from the School of Science with associate, bachelor's, master's and Ph.D. degrees
  • 39 Science Majors Named to 2013 IUPUI "Top 100"; Seven Named "Top 20" recognizing their academic success, extracurricular activities, and civic engagement.

Our Faculty

  • Our average student to faculty ratio is 17:1
  • Over the past four years, the school has hired 56 new faculty, 47 of whom are tenured or tenure-track.
  • Our faculty currently hold more than $20 million in external research funding, including $8.25 million new awards last year