Defiance College

701 N Clinton, Defiance, OH 43512

About Defiance College

Defiance College is classified as a baccalaureate college with a diverse set of academic offerings. At least 10 percent of all undergraduate degrees awarded are bachelor’s degrees. This small four-year college has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 1,000 degree-seeking students. At least 80% of students are enrolled full time, and over half of these students reside on campus. This institution awards at least 80% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. No graduate degrees are awarded in fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards master’s degrees only within the professional fields. Most graduate degrees are awarded in business. According to data for fall enrollment, this institution has a low transfer rate, and at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Fewer than 20% of entering students are undergrad transfer students. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution. Over 90% of the student body are enrolled as undergraduates.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate957
Student Age% Under 2572%
 % 25 and Over28%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time71%
 % Part-time29%
Race/Ethnicity% White87.3%
 % Black5.9%
 % Asian0.5%
 % Latino4.1%
 % Native American1.1%
 % Race Unknown0.6%
 % International student0%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareNO
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePrivate
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyGraphic Design
Art Degrees OfferedBachelors Degree
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted67%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled23%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRecommended
 College Prep CoursesRecommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT14%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT98%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800530 / 800
 SAT Writing400 / 800510 / 800
 SAT Math460 / 800540 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite18 / 3623 / 36
 ACT English16 / 3622
 ACT Writing6 / 128 / 12
 ACT Math17 / 3624 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$25
 Graduate Application Fee$25
 In-State Tuition & Fees$24,330
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$24,330
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid100%
 % Undergraduates with Loans87%
 % Undergraduates with Grants100%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,350
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$8,120
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$8,120
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,000
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,200
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,200

Neighborhood Data for the Defiance Area

Median Age38.4
Median Household Income$42,940
Total Population16,782
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total48.6% 51.4%
 Age 0-952.1%47.9%
 Age 10-1752.4%47.6%
 Age 18-2449.7%50.3%
 Age 25-2955.3%44.7%
 Age 30-3950.5%49.5%
Race/Ethnicity% White87.9%
 % Black3.3%
 % Asian0.0%
 % Latino13.7%
 % Native American1.5%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.0%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$8,120
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$8,120
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$455
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50057.1%69.0%23.6%
 $500 to $7490.0%25.2%0.0%
 $750 to $9990.0%5.8%16.7%
 Over $100042.9%0.0%4.1%
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