Duluth Business University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Duluth Business University is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 145 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1891 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Duluth, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Fair
Duluth Business University will give you the opportunity to receive a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

DBU deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Medical, Veterinary, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
100%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Duluth Business University student retention rate is perfect at 100% (well above Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Duluth Business University is low - 45%. Roughly 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Duluth Business University is very good, 7:1. Read more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,900
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high, about $17,800 annually. The additional fees at DBU beyond tuition are about $100, which totals $17,900 per year.

Read the details about Duluth Business 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
41%
As reported in recent data, 179 applications were submitted and 73 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at DBU is $35.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Duluth Business University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (218) 722-4000 or check Duluth Business University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Duluth Business University offers a distance learning option 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 Duluth Business 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Duluth Business University.

Based on the college crime data, Duluth Business University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Duluth Business University Location and Maps



Post Address: Duluth Business University, 4724 Mike Colalillo Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55807, USA
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