Pub. date: 2008 | Online Pub. Date: April 25, 2008 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412963893 | Print ISBN: 9781412958783 | Online ISBN: 9781412963893| Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
INDIANA UNIVERSITY (IU) is public university internationally known for the quality of its academic programs, which attracts students from all over the world. IU plays a key role in the economic and social well-being of Indiana residents, offering educational, cultural, and financial benefits to the state. The University consists of eight campuses: the original campus in Bloomington, which is a residential campus; an urban campus in Indianapolis, which also includes the IU Medical Center; and six regional campuses in Gary, South Bend, Fort Wayne, Kokomo, Richmond, and New Albany. IU offers a total of 963-degree programs for undergraduate and graduate students at The ...