Political Science Schools In Indiana

There are 32 accredited political science schools in Indiana for faculty who teach political science classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the political science academic community in Indiana, and the future trends in political science training at the following levels:

  • Political Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Political Science
  • Bachelors degree in Political Science
  • Masters degree in Political Science
  • PhD degree in Political Science


Schools

  1. Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana

    1100 E 5th St, Anderson, Indiana 46012-3495

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  2. Ball State University

    2000 University Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47306

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Butler University

    4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana 46208

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  4. DePauw University

    313 S Locust St, Greencastle, Indiana 46135-1772

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  5. Earlham College

    801 National Rd West, Richmond, Indiana 47374-4095

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  6. University of Evansville

    1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, Indiana 47722

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  7. Franklin College

    101 Branigin Blvd, Franklin, Indiana 46131-2623

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  8. Hanover College

    359 LaGrange Road, Hanover, Indiana 47243

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  9. Huntington University

    2303 College Ave, Huntington, Indiana 46750

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  10. Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne

    2101 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805-1499

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  11. Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis

    425 University Blvd, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202-5143

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  12. University of Indianapolis

    1400 E Hanna Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana 46227-3697

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  13. University of Southern Indiana

    8600 University Blvd, Evansville, Indiana 47712

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  14. Indiana State University

    210 N 7th St, Terre Haute, Indiana 47809

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  15. Indiana University-South Bend

    1700 Mishawaka Ave, South Bend, Indiana 46634-7111

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  16. Indiana University-Bloomington

    107 South Indiana Ave., Bloomington, Indiana 47405-7000

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Indiana University-Northwest

    3400 Broadway, Gary, Indiana 46408-1197

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  18. Indiana University-Southeast

    4201 Grant Line Rd, New Albany, Indiana 47150

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  19. Indiana University-East

    2325 Chester Blvd, Richmond, Indiana 47374-1289

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  20. Manchester College

    604 College Ave, North Manchester, Indiana 46962

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  21. Marian University in Indianapolis

    3200 Cold Spring Rd, Indianapolis, Indiana 46222-1997

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  22. Indiana Wesleyan University

    4201 S Washington St, Marion, Indiana 46953-4974

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  23. University of Notre Dame

    Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

    19 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Purdue University-Calumet Campus

    2200 169th St, Hammond, Indiana 46323-2094

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  25. University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne

    2701 Spring St, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46808-3994

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  26. Saint Josephs College

    US Highway 231, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978

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  27. Saint Mary's College

    Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

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  28. Taylor University

    236 W Reade Ave, Upland, Indiana 46989-1001

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  29. Valparaiso University

    US Highway 30 and Sturdy Road, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383

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  30. Vincennes University

    1002 N First St, Vincennes, Indiana 47591

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  31. Wabash College

    301 West Wabash Avenue, Crawfordsville, Indiana 47933-0352

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  32. Purdue University-Main Campus

    Hovde Hall of Administration, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2040

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Indiana Vs. National Political Science Employment

Indiana 280
National 20,400

Of all of the political science professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Indiana.

Employment Growth for Political science professionals In Indiana

230 260 280 270 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of political science professionals is growing in Indiana. In 2010 there were 50 more political science professionals working in Indiana than there were in 2006. This represents a 22% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for political science professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of political science professionals has grown by 14% between 2006 and 2010.

Political Science VS. All Professions salaries in Indiana

$65,580 $68,260 $73,830 $73,460 $76,790
$41,263 $43,445 $44,845 $44,830 $45,974
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of political science professionals is growing, the salaries paid to political science professionals are increasing in Indiana. Political science professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $65,580 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $76,790 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Indiana

10th percentile
$42,580
25th percentile
$56,010
50th percentile
$72,760
75th percentile
$94,000
90th percentile
$120,700

Thus, there was a 15% growth in political science professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of political science, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid political science professionals earning 183% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Indiana state.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Indiana

Communications
$39,207
International Business
$85,243
Political Science
$76,790
Public Administration
$96,925

Political science professionals in Indiana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Political Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Indiana

associate
3
bachelor
32
master
5
doctor
3
Certificate
1
Total44

The number of students graduating from the 32 accredited political science schools in Indiana is decreasing. In 2006 there were 858 political science graduates from political science courses in Indiana and in 2010 there were 797 graduates.

This represents a 7% decrease in the number of political science degree or certificate school graduates in Indiana state. Most of these graduates, or 73%, earned an bachelor's degree in political science.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Indiana

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