Overview

Applicants
1,004
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average HS GPA
2.95

GPA Breakdown

5%
Over 3.75
12%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
27%
2.50 - 2.99
23%
2.00 - 2.49

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
440 - 528
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
393 - 520
ACT Composite Scores
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
17 - 21

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
19:1
Total Faculty
120
with Terminal Degree
59

68
Women
52
Men
5
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Business/Commerce, General.
  • Human Resources Development.
  • Management Information Systems, General.
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General.

  • COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Graphic Communications, General.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.


  • EDUCATION.

  • Art Teacher Education.
  • Biology Teacher Education.
  • Chemistry Teacher Education.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
  • History Teacher Education.
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching.
  • Mathematics Teacher Education.
  • Secondary Education and Teaching.
  • Social Studies Teacher Education.
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education.
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other.
  • Teacher Assistant/Aide.
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Nursing, Other.
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies.
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies.

  • LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES.

  • Pre-Law Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

  • PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES.

  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS.

  • Theology/Theological Studies.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Fine/Studio Arts, General.
  • Graphic Design.
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General.


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Marye Anne Payne Fox '69
Chancellor of University of California-San Diego

Kathleen Whalen Andrews'59
CEO of Andrews McMeel Publishing

Rosemary DiSanto Gold '79
Attorney

Stella Scarano Zannoni '40
Language, Ohio Women's Hall of Fame

Ann Snider McCabe '51
Co-Founder and President of Snider Blake Personnel

Dr. Linda Glaeser '78
Senior Research Chemist at BP Research

Louise Bond Forrer '44
President, L.L. Forrer Reality

Academic Rating

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Jan 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$11,906

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$11,906

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,875

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$11,906

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$18,670
Required Fees
$550
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,270

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$726
Transportation for Commuters
$530

On-Campus Room and Board
$6,648
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Financial Aid Rating

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,240

Demographics

66% female
34% male
3% are out of state
64% are full time
36% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
29%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
73%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
ASC

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Gretchen Walsh, M.S.Ed.

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
Yes

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
22
Number of Honor Societies
6

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
1

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Falcons)
11 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Falcons)
13 Sports

Basketball
Bowling
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Table Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: John Carroll University

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Description
IBM ThinkPad University

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Admissions Counselor

Address
Office of Admissions
4545 College Road
South Euclid, OH 44121

Phone
216-381-1680

Email
admissions@ndc.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Smart Classroom
Legacy Walkway
Joseph H. Keller Fitness Center
Tolerance Resource Center
Falcon's Nest: Cafe and Student Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Quicken Loans Arena
Progressive Field Fields
Legacy Village Mall
House of Blues
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Being so close to Cleveland, Ohio it is impossible to list all of the highlights here.

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday through Saturday
M-Th 8:30-7:00/Friday 8:30-4:30/Saturday 10:0-1:00
216-381-1680

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Check webpage for visit days

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
admissions@ndc.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Please contact an admissions counselor for details.

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Three airports in the Cleveland area include Cleveland Hopkins International Airport which is 17.7 Miles from South Euclid, Cuyahoga County Airport which is 3.5 miles from South Euclid, and Burke Lakefront Airport which is 8 miles from South Euclid. There is taxi service available such as, Airport Transportation Lcc (216-321-3000), Pelican Transportation (216-218-5132), United Cab Company (216-398-9000), and Pick Us Up (216-691-1238). You could also travel to Cleveland by train on the Amtrak. To get around in Cleveland, Greater Clevealnd Regional transit Authority (RTA) buses are available.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From I-271 Exit at Brainard Road/Cedar Road (#32). Take Cedar Road (west) to Green Road. Turn right onto Green Road (north). Take Green Road to College Road. Turn right (east) onto College Road. The entrance to the College will be on your left (north). From East via Ohio Turnpike Exit at Gate 13. Take I-480 (west) to I-271 (north). Follow "From I-271" directions. From West via Ohio Turnpike Exit at Gate 9A. Take I-480 (east) to I-271 (north). Follow "From I-271" directions. From East or West via I-90 Exit at I-271 (south). Follow "I-271" directions. From South via I-71 Exit at I-480 (east) and continue to I-271 (north). Follow "From I-271" directions. From South via I-77 Exit at I-271 (north) or at I-480 (east) to I-271 (north). Follow "From I-271" directions.

Local Accommodations
Local Accomodations include: Baymont Inn (1421 Golden Gate Blvd., 440-442-8400), Radisson Hotel Intl-Beachwood (26300 Chagrin Rd., 216-831-5150); Residence Inn (3628 Park East Dr., 216-831-3030); Residence Inn (527 Prospect Ave. E, 216-443-9043); Cleveland Marriott East (3663 Park East Dr., 216-464-0871); Embassy Suites Hotel (3775 Park East Dr., 216-765-8066); Embassy Suites Hotel (1701 E. 12th St., 216-523-8000); Courtyard by Marriott (3695 Orange Pl., 216-765-1900); and Holiday Inn (780 Beta Dr., 440-461-9200).


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