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Dunwoody College of Technology is a private institution that was founded in 1914. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,131, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 11 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Dunwoody College of Technology's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), 61. Its tuition and fees are $18,514 (2013-14).
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Founded in 1914, Dunwoody College of Technology is a private, not-for-profit endowed institution of higher education with a focus on technical education. It is one of the few institutions of its kind in the nation, the only one in the Upper Midwest, and it has been a champion of applied education throughout its long history. Dunwoody College of Technology's mission is to provide students with a high quality technical education that results in an immediate job and a fulfilling career. Located in the Lowry Hill neighborhood next to downtown Minneapolis, Dunwoody College offers bachelor's and associate's degrees in a variety of technical fields. The College maintains strong ties to local business and industry and values a diverse faculty, support staff, and student body and their unique contributions to an inclusive Dunwoody community. As articulated by our founder William Hood Dunwoody, the College's vision is to provide "for all time" a place where people of diverse backgrounds receive learning opportunities that prepare them for "the better performance of life's duties."
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Dunwoody College of Technology, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Dunwoody College of Technology is $50. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 68.7 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||68.7%|
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The student-faculty ratio at Dunwoody College of Technology is 10:1, and the school has 86.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Dunwoody College of Technology include: Business Administration and Management, General and Interior Design.
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Dunwoody College of Technology has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,131, with a gender distribution of 86.7 percent male students and 13.3 percent female students.
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Campus Info & Services
Dunwoody College of Technology offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, and health insurance. Dunwoody College of Technology also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Dunwoody College of Technology, 80 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Dunwoody College of Technology.
|Students who have cars on campus||80%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Dunwoody College of Technology, 76.2 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $5,389.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$18,514 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data