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Davenport University
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  • 4 Year
  • GRAND RAPIDS, MI

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A

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Davenport is a private university located in Caledonia Township, Michigan in the Grand Rapids Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,467 undergraduate students. The Davenport acceptance rate is 82%. Popular majors include Business, Nursing, and Accounting. Graduating 49% of students, Davenport alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,400.

About

6191 KRAFT AVENUE S.E.
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49512
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Davenport University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Davenport Admissions

Acceptance Rate
82%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$16,061 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$12,978 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 70 responses
79%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 72 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 71 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
38
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
12
Online Bachelor's Programs
24
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    36%
  • On Campus
    30%
  • Online
    34%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,467 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,611
Undergrads Over 25
21%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 33 responses
  • Dedicated
    39%
  • Focused, goal-oriented
    18%
  • Independent
    15%
  • Team motivated
    15%
  • Motivated and social
    12%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
64%
Poll
72%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 64 responses
Poll
38%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 93 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 46 responses
  • Get where the world is going.
    70%
  • Student Dedication for advanced learning
    13%
  • Awesome place to get a great education
    11%
  • Biased
    2%
  • Just starting this Semester - Winter 2020
    2%
  • Strict
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$30,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
49%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 39 responses

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