Defiance College Rankings

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In the World#5755 of 14178
In North America#1514 of 2629
In the United States#1434 of 2528
In Ohio#50 of 91
In Defiance#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
United Church of Christ
Acceptance rate
50%
Average SAT
970
Average ACT
19
Avg. cost to attend
$26,811 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
513
Graduates
29
Male:Female Ratio
55:45
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Defiance College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate50%46%60%
Applicants2,0001,397603
Admissions1,002638364
Freshmen enrolled full time18011862
Freshmen enrolled part time11

113 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

23 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
57 or 31%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 890
or below

75% of them
had 1050
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Defiance College are 890-1050 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
180 or 99%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 21
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Defiance College are 17-21 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White362 (67%)
Black or African American93 (17%)
Hispanic51 (9%)
Two or more races18 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown4 (0.7%)
Nonresident Alien4 (0.7%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.7%)
Asian4 (0.7%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,811/year
Average aid awarded
$18,899
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$23,760
$30-48K$25,572
$48-75K$25,131
$75-110K$30,298
$110K+$30,913

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$32,500$9,810
Tuition in-state$32,500$9,810
Tuition out-of-state$32,500$9,810
Fee in-district$760$760
Fee in-state$760$760
Fee out-of-state$760$760

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity547
Combined charge for room and board$10,540
Room charge$5,580
Meal charge$4,960

Defiance College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business & Commerce, General114
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management13
Kinesiology and Exercise Science13
General Studies111
Early Childhood Education and Teaching11
Social Work11
Criminal Justice & Police Science36
Business Administration and Management, General9
Accounting8
Special Education and Teaching, General5
History, General5
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance5
Athletic Training & Trainer4
Social Studies Teacher Education4
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies4
Forensic Science and Technology3
Psychology, General2
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse2
Education, General2
Religion & Religious Studies1
English Language and Literature, General1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1
Biology & Biological Sciences, General1
Design and Visual Communications, General1
Health Teacher Education1
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching1
Biology Teacher Education1
Mathematics, General1
Grand Total513011
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate35%33%38%
  • Full-time retention rate - 46%

Publications & Citations

Publications
105
Citations
987

Publication count by topic

Psychology
34
Sociology
11
Environmental science
11
Computer science
10
Biology
9
Political science
7
Medicine
7
Engineering
4
Philosophy
2
History
2
Mathematics
2
Physics
1
Economics
1
Geography
1
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology2181248
Environmental science2628383
Philosophy27972
History28853
Economics433615
Geography438217
Biology4689181
Psychology476170
Political science48573
Medicine567124
Engineering59771
Computer science60219

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199003
199107
199207
199305
199409
199518
1996019
1997013
1998112
199919
2000016
200106
200206
2003712
200429
2005810
200655
200767
20081019
2009816
2010518
2011434
2012630
2013137
2014664
2015356
2016291
2017480
2018162
2019393
20204101

General info

Founded1850
WikipediaDefiance College
MottoDefy the ordinary
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff129
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address701 N Clinton
Defiance, Ohio, 43512
United States
City population16,000
Phone4197844010
Fax+1 (419) 784 0426

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