Divine Word College: Review & Facts

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Divine Word College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 85 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1875 and is the only school located in Epworth, Iowa.

Divine Word College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings

At Divine Word College you can receive your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Divine Word College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 3 majors. The most popular concentrations are Sociology and Anthropology and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Divine Word College student retention rate is high at 89% (well above Iowa average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
5 : 1
The graduation rate at Divine Word College is good - 78%. Roughly 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Divine Word College is great: 5:1. Find out more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median, $12,500 a year. The additional fees at Divine Word College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $100; this comes to $12,600 per academic year.

Read the details about Divine Word College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

According to government data, 23 applications were submitted and 23 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Divine Word College is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Divine Word College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (563) 876-3353 or check Divine Word College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Divine Word College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 200 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low - approximately $1,800 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, Divine Word College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Divine Word College Location and Maps

Post Address: Divine Word College, 102 Jacoby Dr SW, Epworth, Iowa 52045, USA
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