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Trine University
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  • 4 Year
  • ANGOLA, IN

Report Card

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

About

1 UNIVERSITY AVE
ANGOLA, IN 46703
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association
From Trine University

Founded in 1884, Trine University epitomizes over a century of academic excellence and growth. Our dynamic community of 13,000+ students thrives on a 450-acre campus, transformed with $200 million in developments since 2010.

Embark on a personalized educational journey with over 40 career-focused majors. At Trine, education transcends textbooks, offering hands-on experiences through labs, co-ops, and internships, instilling practical skills for future success. 99% of our graduates secure employment within six months, ensuring a sound return on investment and minimal student debt.

Dive into vibrant student life with 60+ clubs and special events. Cheer for NCAA Division III teams contending for titles, fostering pride and camaraderie. Choose Trine University for an education that transcends tradition, propelling you towards a future of boundless possibilities.

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Trine University Rankings

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

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
79%
SAT Range
1030-1240
ACT Range
21-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,688 / 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
$23,329 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 37 responses
79%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 47 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 47 responses

Majors

Exercise Science

academic spotlight

Trine University’s exercise science program emphasizes an in-depth understanding of the human body, injuries, illnesses, and how to maximize human performance. About 70% of graduates pursue graduate school in physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training or related fields. Trine’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program offers a direct entry option for exercise science graduates.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    25%
  • On Campus
    72%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,260 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,559
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
32%
Varsity Athletes
62%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 42 responses
  • Accepting, no cliques for such a small school
    31%
  • Takes class very seriously, still has social life
    24%
  • Academic, unique, and laid-back
    21%
  • Adult students
    12%
  • Boring
    5%
  • Not much school spirit, everyone just studies
    5%
  • Nerdy
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
86%
Poll
57%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 60 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 72 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 41 responses
  • You are not a number, professors know you.
    34%
  • Great faculty involvment.
    20%
  • Great faculty and an interesting community
    15%
  • An interesting community
    10%
  • Comfortable
    10%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Boring
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
64%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 27 responses

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