Best Indiana Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in Indiana for 2020

There are 88 colleges and universities in Indiana enrolling 466,210 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Indiana below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Indiana offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

Indiana is home to nationally ranked institutions like University of Notre Dame, Purdue University Main Campus, DePauw University and Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. The highest ranked college in Indiana is University of Notre Dame and the top rated public state college is Purdue University Main Campus.

Local college options can be explored in Indianapolis and Fort Wayne or other cities.

88 results found

List of the Best Indiana Colleges

University of Notre Dame
N
Notre Dame, IN
University of Notre Dame

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 12,607enrollment
  • $27,453net price
  • 18%acceptance rate
  • 1400-1550SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
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Purdue University Main Campus
P
West Lafayette, IN
Purdue University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 44,474enrollment
  • $12,117net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
DePauw University
D
Greencastle, IN
DePauw University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,156enrollment
  • $29,318net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1340SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
R
Terre Haute, IN
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,142enrollment
  • $41,536net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1480SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA
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Butler University
B
Indianapolis, IN
Butler University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 5,495enrollment
  • $38,051net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1330SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.77Avg GPA
Saint Mary's College
S
Notre Dame, IN
Saint Mary's College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#6 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,611enrollment
  • $26,664net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
Indiana University Bloomington
I
Bloomington, IN
Indiana University Bloomington

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 43,503enrollment
  • $12,488net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
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Indiana Wesleyan University
I
Marion, IN
Indiana Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,188enrollment
  • $20,008net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Earlham College
E
Richmond, IN
Earlham College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,104enrollment
  • $20,721net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1380SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Valparaiso University
V
Valparaiso, IN
Valparaiso University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,786enrollment
  • $23,099net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
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University of Evansville
E
Evansville, IN
University of Evansville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,443enrollment
  • $21,046net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Taylor University
T
Upland, IN
Taylor University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,195enrollment
  • $25,734net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA
Marian University
M
Indianapolis, IN
Marian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,592enrollment
  • $20,902net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
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Hanover College
H
Hanover, IN
Hanover College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#14 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,104enrollment
  • $22,455net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
I
Indianapolis, IN
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 29,579enrollment
  • $9,744net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA
Anderson University
A
Anderson, IN
Anderson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,722enrollment
  • $24,005net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1160SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
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Huntington University
H
Huntington, IN
 
Huntington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 1,302enrollment
  • $19,219net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne
S
Fort Wayne, IN
 
University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Colleges in Indiana

  • 2,199enrollment
  • $18,204net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA