First-Year Students

We offer more than 40 undergraduate programs of study. Distinctive, hands-on experiences will teach you how to apply your skills and talents to directly into your chosen career.

Participation in our nationally-recognized service programs will give you the opportunity to make a positive and meaningful difference in individual lives, local communities, and the world.

Defiance College had a 98% placement rate for the Class of 2020, and a 93.4% placement rate for the Class of 2021. This means nearly all of those graduates found full-time employment or entered graduate school.


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Applying online is FREE and easy so apply now!

After you are accepted, submit your enrollment deposit to secure your spot.