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Trine University
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  • 4 Year
  • ANGOLA, IN

Report Card

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

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 has grown to more than 7,000 students. Trine’s beautiful 450-acre campus features more than $176 million in campus improvements since 2000.

At Trine, you can choose from more than 40 career-focused majors. Small class sizes offer personal attention from caring, expert faculty members.

Your Trine education will equip you with practical skills gained through laboratory experiences, co-ops, practicums and internships. More than 99% of Trine graduates are employed within six months of completing their degree, offering a solid return on investment when combined with our low student debt load.

Our rich, robust student life includes special events and more than 60 clubs and student organizations. You’ll compete on and cheer for NCAA Division III teams that regularly contend for conference and national titles. Near campus, you’ll find many recreational opportunities as well as easy access to major metropolitan areas.

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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
1010-1210
ACT Range
20-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,686 / 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
$22,456 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 30 responses
77%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 39 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 39 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

Online Programs Offered
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
    73%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,259 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,111
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
30%
Varsity Athletes
36%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 34 responses
  • Accepting, no cliques for such a small school
    32%
  • Academic, unique, and laid-back
    24%
  • Takes class very seriously, still has social life
    21%
  • Adult students
    12%
  • Boring
    6%
  • Not much school spirit, everyone just studies
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
86%
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 52 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 64 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 32 responses
  • You are not a number, professors know you.
    34%
  • Great faculty involvment.
    22%
  • Great faculty and an interesting community
    19%
  • An interesting community
    9%
  • Comfortable
    9%
  • Fast-paced
    3%
  • Strict
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 25 responses

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