Defiance College: Review & Facts

Defiance College
School Review,
Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Good Quality: Education Quality Rating - Oustanding Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Poor Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Defiance College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,010 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1850 and is the only college located in Defiance, Ohio.

Defiance College is affiliated with United Church of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Defiance College will give you the option to obtain a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Defiance College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Education, Management, Criminal Justice, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
62%
The rate of student retention at Defiance College is relatively low at 62% (below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Defiance College is low - 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Defiance College is good -- 11:1. Learn more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,500
Average tuition prices are very high, $26,800 a year. The additional fees at Defiance College beyond tuition are about $700; this comes to $27,500 a year.

Read the details about Defiance College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
As reported in recent data, 1,742 applications were submitted and 1,085 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

Defiance College will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Defiance College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Defiance College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Defiance College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Defiance College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 600 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- around $4,900 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Defiance College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Defiance College Location and Maps



Post Address: Defiance College, 701 N Clinton, Defiance, Ohio 43512, USA
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