|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Christian Reformed Church|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,311 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Dordt College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,480 applications and 1,066 students were granted admission. Dordt College is at the #70 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, 89% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 20% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||920 to 1200|
|ACT||22 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Dordt College's tuition was $28,630 for all students regardless of residency (6.9% 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 Dordt College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,608 (which is 18% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Dordt College in 2016-2017, was 229, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,331 (which is 9.6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Dordt College has enrolled a total of 1,522 students (1,378 students full-time and 144 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,522 students, 36 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and 1,454 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 68 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 68 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 9%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Black/African American: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Dordt 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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||23%||80|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences||15%||53|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||10%||36|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||9|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||8|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||6|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||4|
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 Dordt 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 Dordt College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,000. Last year, out of the total 489 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 460 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 551 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 496 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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