Divine Word College in Epworth

Epworth, IA

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Overview

Divine Word College offers 15-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 5:1. Acceptance Rate is 91%. 65.1% are women, and 34.9% are men. 57% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at Divine Word College is 6658$, that is at the level of national average. Total price of living is between $15200 and $18622 per year.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Divine Word College is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$6,658
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Divine Word College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$5,568
$30,001 - $48,000$5,686
$48,001 - $75,000--
$75,001 - $110,000$14,166
$110,001+--

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations

Recommended:

  • Secondary school rank

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 1750

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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9%

Types of financial aids

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96 of Divine Word College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 100 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Divine Word College number 54 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Iowa.

Students at Divine Word College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

1 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations

Recommended:

  • Secondary school rank

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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91%

In comparison to National Average

Divine Word College acceptance rate is above national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 70%, so acceptance rate value is above state average for 21%.

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91%
ABOVE AVERAGE

In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $0 - $10k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 65%, so Divine Word College acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 26%.

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91%
ABOVE AVERAGE

Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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90%

Total

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90%

Full time

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0%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

89%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The Divine Word College full-time retention rate is 89% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and continue studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Divine Word College is 5:1, that means that for every 5 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

5:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

60
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57%

Percent of international students

Students enrollment in distance education

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In Divine Word College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Divine Word College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Divine Word College offers 15 programs in total: 9 are for Bachelor's degree and 6 are Associate's degree.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 92 universities in Iowa state. Divine Word College is one of the few institutions in Iowa that offers an Associate's degree program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Iowa state average data to help you compare.

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Divine Word College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 88 students with 2648 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 102 Jacoby Dr SW

Place:

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +5638763353

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: dwci.edu

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