College Deliberately: Davenport University

Davenport University is a medium-sized, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes career, character and culture located in a suburb of Grand Rapids, MI. It is known for Business Administration and Management, Business Administration and Management and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

Davenport University

place 6191 Kraft Avenue S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49512-9396
phone Phone: (616) 698-7111
web Web: http://www.davenport.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Davenport University Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1976-01-01 2023-08-31
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Davenport University prepares and transforms students to achieve the highest levels of academic performance, leading them to excel and advance in their chosen fields in the 21st century.

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Student Centeredness

3.6 of 10
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Student Services

Students with disabilities:
6% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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Associate degree
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Davenport University is in NCAA Division II with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 139
Baseball Men’s 56
Soccer Men’s 46

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Tuition for Davenport University is in the 45.1 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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