|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||United Church of Christ|
|Students with disability||11%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||547 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Defiance College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,100 applications and 640 students were granted admission. Defiance College is at the #56 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 94% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 15% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||790 to 1010|
|ACT||18 to 23|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Defiance College's tuition was $30,980 for all students regardless of residency (15.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Defiance College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 45% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,876 (which is 11.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Defiance College in 2016-2017, was 164, which is 90% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,617 (which is 12.2% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Defiance College has enrolled a total of 648 students (519 students full-time and 129 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 648 students, 28 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 53% men and 47% women and 608 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 40 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 7 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Two or more races: 4%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Defiance College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||18%||15|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||15%||12|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||3|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||2|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||2|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||0%||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||0%||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Defiance College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Defiance College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,400. Last year, out of the total 388 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 388 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 428 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 394 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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