Miami-Jacobs College: Narrative Description

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PO Box 1433
Dayton, OH 45401-1433
Tel: (937)461-5174; Admissions: (937)461-5174; Fax: (937)461-3384; Web Site:

Description: Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, diplomas, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1860. Setting: small town campus. Total enrollment: 317. Full-time: 317 students, 61% women, 39% men. 66% 25 or older. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Off campus study at Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education.

Entrance Requirements: Options: Peterson's Universal Application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview, Wonderlic aptitude test. Recommended: recommendations, SAT I or ACT. Required for some: ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 8/15. Notification: continuous until 8/25.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $9000 full-time, $250 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $2000 full-time.

Collegiate Environment: Social organizations: 5 open to all. Most popular organization: American Association of Medical Assistants. Major annual events: Spring Fling, Fall Party, Christmas Party. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. 130 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment: See Wright State University.

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