Dordt College Overview

Student population

Address498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA
School Websitewww.dordt.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Remote

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate
Application DeadlineAugust 1, 2020

Dordt College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Sioux Center, Iowa that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,386 students applied to Dordt College. Of those students, 1,014 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Dordt College was $30,300, in addition to fees of $540. 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 Dordt College.

Dordt College has a 73% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Dordt College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Dordt College acceptance rate is 73%. To put this into perspective, 1,014 of the 1,386 students who applied to Dordt College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Dordt College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Dordt College had an SAT score between the range of 1,060 and 1,360. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Dordt College was between 22 and 28 in the last academic year.

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

Dordt College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Dordt College, the tuition for in-state residents is $30,300. Combined with fees of $540, room and board costs of $9,590, other expenses of $3,500 and the $1,140 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 $30,840 in tuition.

Students at Dordt College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Dordt College was $4,556 last year, with 27% of students being awarded federal aid.

Dordt College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

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

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

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 57% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 36% of students come from in-state and 7% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Dordt College is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Dordt College Popular Majors and Programs

EDUCATION
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
AGRICULTURAL/ANIMAL/PLANT/VETERINARY SCIENCE AND RELATED FIELDS
ENGINEERING
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PSYCHOLOGY

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