Campus Profile 2014–15


Enrollment

Total enrolled 3,620  
Undergraduate headcount 3,307 (female 52%, male 48%, minority 8%)
Undergraduate FTE 3,082 (93% of the headcount)
     
Housed on campus 2,576 (78% of total enrollment; 77% of men, 78% of women)
Commuters 290 (9% of total enrollment)
Off-campus/permission given 187 (6% of total enrollment)
     
Graduate 313

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 70.2%
Degrees conferred for 2013–14 722 Undergraduate, 43 Graduate

Most popular majors

Nursing 372
Mechanical engineering 246
Early childhood education
129
Pharmaceutical Sciences
126
Psychology 113

Largest academic departments

Engineering and Computer Science 461
Nursing 405
Business Administration 370
Science and Mathematics 316
Education 213
Communication 193

Geographic representation

States and U.S. territories 49
Most popular state: OH 1,329 (40%)
Contiguous states (IN, KY, MI, PA, WV) 741 (22%)
Midwest (IL,IN,IA,KS,MI, MN,MO,NE,ND,OH,SD,WI,WV) 2,036 (62%)
Northeast (CT,DE,ME,MD,MA,NH,NJ,NY,PA,RI,VT,DC) 724 (22%)
South (AL,AR,FL,GA,KY,LA,MS,NC,OK,SC,TN,TX,VA) 325 (10%)
West (AK,AZ,CA,CO,HI,ID,MT,NV,NM,OR,UT,WA,WY) 160 (5%)
International 59 (2%)

Church representation

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

New Students

Freshmen 881  
Average ACT 26 (National average = 21)
Average SAT 1175 (National average = 1011)
Average GPA 3.64
National Merit 17
     
Public school 53%
Christian school 30%
Home school 15%
Private, non-Christian 2%
     
Transfers 66  
Applications 3,801  
Acceptances 2,729 (72%)  
Matriculations 967 (35%)  
     

Retention

Freshman to sophomore 88%  
     

Student Loan Default Rate

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

Full-time 217  
Part-time 36  
Terminal degrees 146  
Student-to-faculty ratio 16:1 undergraduate, 11:1 graduate  
     

Staff

Full-time 347  
Part-time 38  
165