Campus Profile 2015–16


Enrollment

Total enrolled 3,711  
Undergraduate headcount 3,357 (female 52%, male 48%, minority 11.3%)
Undergraduate FTE 3,076 (92% of the headcount)
     
Housed on campus 2,559 (76% of total enrollment; 77% of men, 76% of women)
Commuters 245 (8% of total enrollment)
Off-campus/permission given 185 (6% of total enrollment)
     
Graduate 354

Academic programs

Degrees offered 8 bachelor's, 3 master's, 1 doctorate
Authorized degree programs 72 undergraduate, 4 graduate
Academic programs offered 117 undergraduate

Graduation

Completion rate 71.3%
Degrees conferred for 2014–15 701 Undergraduate, 23 Graduate

Most popular majors

Nursing 344
Mechanical engineering 226
Early childhood education
121
Pharmaceutical Sciences
117
Psychology 104
Information Technology Management 102

Largest academic departments

Engineering and Computer Science 446
Business Administration
418
Nursing 383
Science and Mathematics 317
Art, Design, and Theatre 196
Education 194

Geographic representation

States and U.S. territories 49
Most popular state: OH 1,394 (42%)
Contiguous states (IN, KY, MI, PA, WV) 782 (23%)
Midwest (IL,IN,IA,KS,MI, MN,MO,NE,ND,OH,SD,WI,WV) 2,147 (64%)
Northeast (CT,DE,ME,MD,MA,NH,NJ,NY,PA,RI,VT,DC) 678 (20%)
South (AL,AR,FL,GA,KY,LA,MS,NC,OK,SC,TN,TX,VA) 327 (10%)
West (AK,AZ,CA,CO,HI,ID,MT,NV,NM,OR,UT,WA,WY) 146 (4%)
International 59 (2%)

Church representation

Baptist 1,443 (44%)
Bible and nondenominational 872 (27%)
Other denominations 1,006 (29%)

New Students

Freshmen 819  
Average ACT 26 (National average = 21)
Average SAT 1163 (National average = 1006)
Average GPA 3.64
National Merit 17
     
Public school 51%
Christian school 29%
Home school 18%
Private, non-Christian 1%
     
Transfers 97  
Applications 3,989  
Acceptances 2,903 (73%)  
Matriculations 1,181 (41%)  
     

Retention

Freshman to sophomore 85.5%  
     

Student Loan Default Rate

 2012  2%  
2011 1.4%  
2010 1.9%  
2009 1.7%  
National Average 13.7%  
State Average 16.7%  
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Faculty

Full-time 245  
Part-time 2  
Terminal degrees 171  
Student-to-faculty ratio 13:1 undergraduate, 13:1 graduate  
     

Staff

Full-time 325  
Part-time 37  
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