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Defiance College

Defiance, OH
University Website: www.defiance.edu
Apply Online: https://www.defiance.edu/application.html
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Defiance College, located in Defiance, Ohio, USA, is an independent, co-educational liberal arts college affiliated with the United Church of Christ. The campus includes eighteen buildings and access to the 200-acre (80.9 ha) Thoreau Wildlife Sanctuary.

In recent years, Defiance College has gained national recognition for its programs of service and engagement. Defiance College has been named as one of 81 colleges and universities around the country to the Colleges With a Conscience national guidebook published by Princeton Review and Campus Compact. The College was recognized in 2013 as one of the top 20 colleges and universities in the nation for community service and engagement by the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Defiance College’s vision calls for an educational experience of engagement - civic, cultural, and learning - for all students. Defiance College is home to the McMaster School for Advancing Humanity, a unique research program serving as a focal point for teaching, service, scholarship, and action to improve the human condition. The Service Leadership Program is an intensive campus/community initiative designed to develop leadership and communication skills and cultural awareness. The Carolyn M. Small Honors Program provides exciting research opportunities and the opportunity for students to participate in an honors curriculum.

Defiance College is also home of the Hench Autism Studies Program, an innovative, multi-faceted program designed to specifically address the late adolescent years and the transition of individuals with autism to adulthood.

Recognizing the fundamental responsibility of colleges and universities to educate students committed to the public good, all Defiance College students are provided opportunities to link their academic learning in the classroom with meaningful work in communities locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $25,300.00 avg tuition

701 N Clinton
Defiance, OH 43512
(419) 784-4010

Apply online Admissions:
www.defiance.edu/admissions.html
Financial Aid:
www.defiance.edu/pages/FA_home.html

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Defiance College

Statistics:
Applied 1,854
Admitted 1,248 67%
Enrolled total 300
Full Time: 293
Part Time 7
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 400 520
SAT Math 430 530
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 17 22
ACT Math 16 23
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 59%
4-year graduation rate 38%
6-year graduation rate 46%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Defiance College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $25,300.00 $25,300.00 $25,300.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $590.00 $590.00 $590.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $410.00 $410.00 $410.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $8,100.00 $8,100.00 $8,100.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $70.00 $70.00 $70.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $450.00 $450.00 $450.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,450.00 $8,450.00 $4,200.00
Other Expenses $3,000.00 $4,200.00 $4,200.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $1,350.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 100%
Avg amount of grant aid $15,011.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 91%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,779.00

Defiance College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X X X
Business/Commerce, General X X
Finance, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Organizational Behavior Studies X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance X
Information Technology X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Biology Teacher Education X X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Education, Other X X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X X
Health Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Police Science X X
Forensic Science and Technology X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
International/Global Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Christian Studies X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Social Sciences, General X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Religious Education X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Fine/Studio Arts, General X X
Graphic Design X

Scholarships for Students in Ohio

Name Amount Deadline
John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship $3,500 February 15, 2017
Ohio Soybean Council Foundation Scholarship Up to $5,000 January 13, 2017
Donald F. Hastings Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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