Location: Dayton, Ohio
Closest major city: Cincinnati, Ohio
Most popular majors: Business, Marketing, Engineering, Communication, Journalism, Education, Psychology
Founded in 1850, the University of Dayton is a top 10 national Catholic university that prepares students for success in their careers and lives. As a top-tier, comprehensive university, UD offers more than 70 academic programs in four accredited divisions -arts and sciences, business administration, education and allied professions, and engineering.
A vast array of internships, cooperative education and part-time employment opportunities allow UD students to earn real-world experience before earning their diploma. Ranked third among all Catholic universities for total research volume, students are also regularly hired to work with top scientists and engineers at the University of Dayton Research Institute. Employers know UD graduates have developed the skills and qualities needed to succeed, and Fortune 500 companies regularly recruit on campus.
Student population: 10,570
# international students: 211
Student/faculty ratio: 15:1
Standardized tests: TOEFL iBT 80/IELTS 6.5
Ranking & Accreditation: Accredited by the North Central Association
– Undergraduate: $31,640
– Graduate: $25,000
– Living cost: $8,000-12,000
Housing options: On campus
– Fall semester: May 1st
– Spring semester: Aug 1st