Defiance College Overview

Student population

Address701 N Clinton
Defiance, OH
School Websitewww.defiance.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate
Application DeadlineAugust 15, 2020

Defiance College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Defiance, Ohio that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,502 students applied to Defiance College. Of those students, 787 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Defiance College was $31,990, in addition to fees of $710. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Defiance College.

Defiance College has a 39% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Defiance College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Defiance College acceptance rate is 52%. To put this into perspective, 787 of the 1,502 students who applied to Defiance College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Defiance College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Defiance College had an SAT score between the range of 855 and 1,070. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Defiance College was between 17 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Defiance College as part of their application.

Defiance College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Defiance College, the tuition for in-state residents is $31,990. Combined with fees of $710, room and board costs of $10,220, other expenses of $2,400 and the $1,400 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $32,700 in tuition.

Students at Defiance College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Defiance College was $4,647 last year, with 50% of students being awarded federal aid.

Defiance College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Defiance College.

Defiance College has a good gender split, with 47% of undergraduates being female and 53% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Ohio residents; in fact, 56% of all students reside in Ohio. However, 41% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Defiance College is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Defiance College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
EDUCATION
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY

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