Dordt College

498 4th Ave Ne, , IA 51250-1697
Tel: (712)722-6000
Public | 1,400 students
Dordt College provides a complete Christian context for learning; a context that equips Dordt students to excel in science, art, business, and the humanities--and just as important, a context that prepares students to face the challenging issues of the world with a deeper understanding of biblical truth and Christian faith.

School Overview:

Dordt College
CountySioux County, IA
Title IV EligibleYes
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublic
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
93 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,400 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,376 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
56 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
2%2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
2%3%
% Black
2%6%
% White
88%84%
% Two or more races
1%2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$26,540$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$26,540$24,744
 
Percent Admitted75%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)450-610450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)500-630460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)470-590440-570
ACT English (25-75%)21-2919-25
ACT Math (25-75%)21-2718-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)21-2820-25

School Notes:

  • We offer two-year Associate's degrees, four-year Bachelor's degrees, and a Master's degree in Education that can be completed in as few as three summers.
  • We have over 35 majors, with varying emphases within many of the majors. We offer pre-professional programs that can help you to focus your academic experience toward a specific career goal. We also offer off-campus study programs that can broaden your academic experience beyond the confines of the classroom.
  • The campus life involves dozens of clubs and activities, from choir, band and student government to drama, academic and social clubs.
  • Dordt College is located in Sioux Center, a small community in Northwest Iowa. Sioux Center is 45 miles north of Sioux City, Iowa, and 55 miles southeast of Sioux Falls, SD.
  • Dordt College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools as a four-year bachelor-degree-granting institution. Our accreditation dates from 1971 with the most recent renewal in 2001. In 1994 the college also gained approval from NCA to offer a graduate program leading to the Master of Education degree. Dordt College also has accredited programs in education, social work, and engineering.
  • For the 14th year running, Dordt College was again named as a top Midwest College in U. S. News and World Report’s annual list of “America’s Best Colleges.”
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