Davenport University: Review & Facts

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Davenport University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 8,145 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1866 and is one of the 8 schools located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at Davenport University.

Davenport University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Medical, Computer Science, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
74%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Davenport University is fair at 74% (close to Michigan average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Davenport University is low - 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at Davenport University is good, 11:1. Read more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,000
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - $15,200 a year. The additional fees at Davenport University beyond tuition are nearly $800; which comes to $16,000 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
89%
According to government data, 2,219 applications were submitted and 1,980 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Davenport University is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Davenport University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (616) 698-7111 or check Davenport University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Medium
Davenport University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Davenport University, 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
C+
Dicey
Davenport University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 700 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: about $4,900 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Davenport University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Davenport University Location and Maps



Post Address: Davenport University, 6191 Kraft Avenue S.E., Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512-9396, USA
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