Indiana University - Bloomington
Indiana University—Bloomington is a public institution that was founded in 1820. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 39,184, its setting is city, and the campus size is 1,936 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Distinguished Indiana alumni include composer and songwriter Hoagy Carmichael, who penned “Georgia on My Mind;" screenwriter and producer Jeri Taylor, who wrote for "Star Trek;" and author Meg Cabot, who wrote "The Princess Diaries" series.
The student-faculty ratio at Indiana University--Bloomington is 17:1, and the school has 35.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Indiana University--Bloomington include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies; and Social Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 90 percent.