PROGRAM PROFILE

Program Rankings — Dental Science, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis


Program Rankings

Survey Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on 2 measures of quality. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
i

Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 89 Materials Science and Engineering programs


Range of Rankings
i
30-58

Regression Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
i

Quality ranking (regression-based) out of 89 Materials Science and Engineering programs


Range of Rankings
i
46-79

GRE Scores
Source: NRC, 2003-2005

Average Quantitative GRE
i
757

Financial Support and Tuition

Graduate Tuition and Fees
Source: IPEDS, 2009

Out-of-State Students

i
FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
i
$19,670
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
i
$600
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$820

In-State Students

i
FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
i
$19,670
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
i
$600
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$272

Application Fee

i
GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION FEE
$50

Living Expenses
Source: IPEDS, 2009

On Campus

ON-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
i
$7,944
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
i
$6,720

Off Campus

OFF-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
i
$7,944
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
i
$6,720

First Year Support
Source: NRC, 2005

Data for full-time doctoral students in the fall of 2005


First year students with full financial support
i
PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED FULL FINANCIAL SUPPORT
100%

Outcomes for Recent Graduates

Degree Completion
Source: NRC, 2010

Time to Degree

i

Median years required to complete a doctorate (full-time and part-time students)

5.0

Completion Rates

i

Fraction of students completing a doctorate in 6 years

100%

Employment Outcomes
Source: NRC, 2006 & SED, 2000–2004

Quality Assurance

Program collects outcome data about all of its graduates

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA ABOUT ALL OF ITS GRADUATES
YES

Student Resources

Student Resources
Source: NRC, 2006

Overall Resources

NUMBER OF RESOURCES OFFERED (OUT OF 18)
i
17

Health Insurance

STUDENTS RECEIVE HEALTH INSURANCE
YES

Structured Oversight

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA
i
YES
ANNUAL STUDENT REVIEWS
i
YES

Available Training

TEACHING SKILLS
i
YES
PROPOSAL WRITING
i
YES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
i
YES
WRITING
i
YES
STATISTICS
i
NO
RESEARCH ETHICS
i
YES

Administrative Support

ORIENTATION
i
YES
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
i
YES
TEACHING / RESEARCH PRIZES
i
YES
ON-CAMPUS CONFERENCES
i
YES
TRAVEL SUPPORT
i
YES
STUDENT WORK SPACE
i
YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION
i
YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION SUPPORT
i
YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION STAFF
i
YES
GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE
i
YES
DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEDURE
i
YES
PROGRAM COORDINATOR MEETING
i
YES

Research Activity

Research Activity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
i

Research activity ranking out of 89 Materials Science and Engineering programs


Range of Rankings
i
49-75

Research Activity
Source: NRC, 2006

Publications

PUBLICATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
i
0.1
CITATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
i
2.8

Grants

PERCENTAGE OF FACULTY WITH GRANTS
i
65%

Awards

AWARDS PER FACULTY MEMBER
i
0.0

Demographics

Diversity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on a measure of overall diversity. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
i

Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 89 Materials Science and Engineering programs


Range of Rankings
i
1-1

Faculty Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Percent Female
FEMALE
22%

Percent Minority
MINORITY
19%

Doctorate Recipient Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Sex
MALE
20%
FEMALE
80%

Race / Ethnicity
MINORITY
50%

Demographics of all Graduate Students at the Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Sex
MALE
40%
FEMALE
60%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT RESIDENTS
90%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
10%

Race / Ethnicity
BLACK / AFRICAN AMERICAN
7%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE
0%
ASIAN
5%
WHITE
69%
HISPANIC / LATINO
2%
UNKNOWN
17%

Full-time Status
FULL TIME
26%
PART TIME
74%

Program Size

Faculty
Source: NRC, 2006

Total faculty members
i
42
Interdisciplinary faculty
i
24%

Total Students
Source: NRC, 2006

Total
10
First year
1.2

Student-Faculty Ratio
Source: NRC, 2006

Graduate students per faculty member
i
0.2

Graduate Degrees
Source: IPEDS, 2005-2009

2005–2009 Dental Science degrees from Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis


Contact Information

Contact Information, Program
Source: NRC, 2010


Contact Information

Contact Information, Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2009


Phone

(317) 274-5555 ext. 5555


Location

425 University Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5143


*Value is missing. The value shown is based on the average for other programs in the same field. Learn more.

✝ Data are for all Dental Science degree recipients from Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis and may include graduates from more than one program.