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IU’s impact in Johnson County

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Economic impact

Indiana University plays a key role in Indiana’s economic growth. In addition to purchasing a considerable amount of goods and services from local businesses across the state, the university employs residents in almost every county, each of whom go on to have a positive impact on local tax bases.

Education impact

With seven IU campuses to choose from, Indiana residents have multiple access points to pursue their education. While research shows that a well-educated workforce corresponds with improved health, lower rates of mortality, and lower rates of crime, an education from Indiana University also gives citizens the opportunity to increase their earning potential and achieve upward social mobility.

Enrollment by campus
Campus Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
IU Bloomington 563 64 14 641
IUPUI 1,323 156 71 1,550
IU East 41 4 - 45
IU Kokomo 1 0 - 1
IU Northwest 2 0 - 2
IU South Bend 1 0 - 1
IU Southeast 7 3 - 10
All campuses 1,938 227 85 2,250
Degrees completed by campus
Campus Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
IU Bloomington 153 19 4 176
IUPUI 298 71 20 389
IU East 11 0 - 11
IU Kokomo 1 0 - 1
IU Northwest 1 0 - 1
IU South Bend 1 0 - 1
IU Southeast 3 0 - 3
All campuses 468 90 24 582

Sources:

  1. University Institutional Research & Reporting (UIRR), fall 2018
  2. University Institutional Research & Reporting (UIRR), fiscal year 2017-18

Alumni impact

Indiana University alumni are some of the state’s greatest contributors. They are business owners and employers, entrepreneurs, researchers, teachers, doctors and nurses, policy makers, and more. All of them serve their local communities as professionals and tax-paying citizens.

Alumni by campus
CampusTotal
IU Bloomington4,156
IUPUI7,565
IU East57
IU Kokomo58
IU Northwest44
IU South Bend50
IU Southeast69
All campuses11,999

Source:

  1. IU Alumni Association, fall 2018

Hoosiers who are giving back from Johnson County