Defiance College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

701 North Clinton Street

Defiance, OH 43512-1695

(419) 783-2359

(800) 520-4632

Fax: (419) 783-2468



Contact: Brad Harsha

Director of Admissions
Main Address

701 North Clinton Street

Defiance, OH 43512

(419) 784-4010

www.defiance.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 892

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 221

Degree-seeking undergrads: 891

Graduate enrollment: 109

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 73%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 62%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A,B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Graphic Design B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Management Information Systems B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Forensics B
Computer forensics B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Speech Teacher Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B,C
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology B
Health Services – General B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Natural Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Forensic Technologies B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Social Sciences – General B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious Education B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Defiance College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (419) 784-4010
Website: www.defiance.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://join.defiance.edu/apply72/inquiryform
Address: 701 N Clinton, Defiance, OH 43512
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 542
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 39%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 406 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $33,260
Out-of-state Tuition: $33,260
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $18,899

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Defiance College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Defiance College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 121
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 91
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 4
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 3342

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Defiance College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $33,260
Out-of-state $33,260
Books and supplies $1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,570
Out-of-state $10,570

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 157 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 156 99% $18,899
Student loan aid 137 87% $8,560

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 491 98% $19,125
Federal student loans 431 86% $6,854

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Defiance College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Defiance College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,000 1,397 603
Percent admitted 100% 46% 60%
Percent admitted who enrolled 9% 8% 10%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Defiance College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 542
Undergraduate enrollment 513
Graduate enrollment 29

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Defiance College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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