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Haskell Indian Nations University

Haskell Indian Nations University

Haskell Indian Nations University, located in Lawrence, Kansas, was established as the United States Indian Industrial Training School in 1884. In 1887, the school was renamed the Haskell Institute in honor of Dudley Haskell. It became Haskell Indian Junior College in 1970, and was finally given its current name in 1993.

Haskell Indian Nations University awards Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Bachelor of Arts, and Bachelor of Science degrees. A number of cooperative programs of study are also available. Its academic divisions are:

  • College of Arts and Science
  • School of Business
  • School of Education

The university is a member of the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference in the NAIA. The teams are nicknamed the Fighting Indians, and participate in basketball, cross country, football, track, golf, softball, and volleyball.

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Contacting Haskell Indian Nations University

Haskell Indian Nations University
155 Indian Ave
Lawrence , KS 66046-4800
General Phone: (785) 749-8404
http://www.haskell.edu

Haskell Indian Nations University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts72Native American studies, general studies
Business and Management50business management, entrepreneurship, MIS
Science16natural sciences
Education and Teaching15elementary school teaching
Conservation and Resource Management5conservation, environmental science
Family and Social Work4public administration, social work
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy4health and physical education
Media1radio and TV tech
Drama and Performing Arts1drama

Number of programs and degrees for Haskell Indian Nations University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Associate's degree10012
Bachelor's degree684

Haskell Indian Nations University Student Body

Haskell Indian Nations University is a tribal college.

In 2007-2008, Haskell Indian Nations University had a total enrollment of 894 students (778 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 57%
Women 43%
Full-Time 93%
Part-Time 7%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
American Indian 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 33%
20-21 22%
22-24 20%
25-29 12%
30-34 6%
35-39 2%
40-49 3%
50-64 1%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Oklahoma27%
Kansas16%
Arizona13%
New Mexico9%
South Dakota5%
California4%
Washington3%
Wisconsin3%
Alaska3%
Nevada2%
Missouri2%
Texas2%
Wyoming2%
Colorado1%
Nebraska1%
Minnesota1%
Mississippi1%
Montana1%
North Dakota1%
North Carolina1%

Haskell Indian Nations University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 45 %
Part-Time 9 %

Haskell Indian Nations University Room and Board (2007)

Haskell Indian Nations University offers campus housing for 804 of its 778 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Lawrence, Kansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Kansas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Haskell Indian Nations University Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total47523650%236100%
Men21913562%135100%
Women24910141%101100%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
ACT Verbal1319
ACT Math1518
ACT Composite1419

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArecommended
Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT82%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Haskell Indian Nations University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 430
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 430
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Haskell Indian Nations University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1043800)

Haskell Indian Nations University Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year1*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*1*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year19$64,26827$57,596
All faculty totalacademic year19$64,26827$57,596

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Haskell Indian Nations University Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

SportConference
Football Independent Midwest Region
Basketball Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference
Track Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference

Haskell Indian Nations University Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Management Information Systems, General

Conservation And Resource Management
Environmental Science
Natural Resources/Conservation, General

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Family And Social Work
Public Administration
Social Work

Liberal Arts
American Indian/Native American Studies
General Studies

Media
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Health and Physical Education, General

Science
Natural Sciences

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Notable:
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)

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