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Walsh University
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  • 4 Year
  • NORTH CANTON, OH

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Walsh University is committed to the health and safety of the campus community and is currently offering both in-person and online classes. You are invited to connect with Walsh by attending an on-campus or virtual visit. To meet the unique needs of our prospective students, Walsh offers a Test Optional Admissions policy and will review Financial Aid Awards on a case-by-case basis. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

2020 EAST MAPLE ST
NORTH CANTON, OH 44720
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Great Midwest Athletic Conference
From Walsh University

Walsh University is an independent, accredited, Catholic university, dedicated to educating its students to become leaders in service. On our beautiful campus located in North Canton, Ohio, Walsh students have found that learning transcends the classroom, caring faculty help students aim higher, and leadership requires more than intellect. We aim to develop students' mind, body and spirit - this is Walsh's distinguished tradition and the heart of its appeal.

With nearly 100 academic programs, you’ll find your academic niche at Walsh University.  Honored as a National College of Distinction for seven consecutive years, Walsh is recognized as an excellent university that prepares students like you for careers through hands-on learning, global experiences, service opportunities and guaranteed internships.  Walsh recently announced 10 new majors and flexible, 8-week terms. You are sure to find your place at Walsh with over 50 clubs, 22 NCAA Division II Athletic Teams and much more.

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Walsh 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
76%
SAT Range
960-1210
ACT Range
19-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$20,180 / 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
$21,733 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 21 responses
68%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 22 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 22 responses

Majors

Public Health

Public health often makes headlines in response to epidemics or pandemics. However, public health is more than just than just disease management. It is the art and science of preventing disease as well as protecting and improving the health of individuals and their communities. Walsh offers a guaranteed internship, an optional Peace Corps Prep program, small classes, and research opportunities.

Online

Online Programs Offered
6
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
6
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    26%
  • On Campus
    66%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,628 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
309
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
38%
Varsity Athletes
32%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Dedicated
    39%
  • Kind
    28%
  • Hardworking
    22%
  • Driven
    6%
  • Motivated
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
76%
Poll
79%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 29 responses
Poll
60%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 45 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Friendly
    35%
  • Supportive
    29%
  • Success
    18%
  • It's very strict
    12%
  • Home away from home
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
65%
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. 18 responses

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