Taylor University Fort Wayne

Taylor University Fort Wayne

Taylor University Fort Wayne is one of the campuses of Taylor University. The university is situated in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Taylor University Fort Wayne was formed after Taylor University's acquisition of Summit Christian College in 1992. TUFW offers certificate and special courses, and associate's and bachelor's degrees in social work, psychology, marketing, healthcare management, education, counseling and accounting, among others.

TUFW is a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association. The athletics teams of TUFW are nicknamed the Falcons. The Falcons participate in several sports, including volleyball, soccer and basketball. Financial aid is also provided to students at TUFW. Deserving candidates can apply for private loans, grants and work study opportunities. Some of the scholarships available are the Founder's Academic Scholarship, the TU General Grant and the Alumni Dependent Scholarship.

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Contacting Taylor University Fort Wayne

Taylor University Fort Wayne
1025 W Rudisill Blvd
Fort Wayne , IN 46807-2197
General Phone: (260) 744-8600

Taylor University Fort Wayne Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy18bible studies, religious education, pastoral counseling
Education and Teaching11elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Business and Management10business management, international business, marketing
Liberal Arts10English, creative writing, liberal arts and humanities, interdisciplinary studies
Family and Social Work8social work
Security and Law Enforcement5criminal justice and safety
Media3public relations
Therapy and Counseling2psychology
Computer Science and Engineering0computer and info science, information science

Number of programs and degrees for Taylor University Fort Wayne in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree6617
Associate's degree35

Taylor University Fort Wayne Student Body

In 2007-2008, Taylor University Fort Wayne had a total enrollment of 964 students (486 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 26%
Women 74%
Full-Time 96%
Part-Time 4%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 52%
Black 4%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 41%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 5%
18-19 18%
20-21 26%
22-24 26%
25-29 8%
30-34 5%
35-39 3%
40-49 5%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

(International Students)1%
South Carolina1%

Taylor University Fort Wayne Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 20 %

Taylor University Fort Wayne Room and Board (2007)

Taylor University Fort Wayne offers campus housing for 261 of its 486 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Fort Wayne, Indiana for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Indiana Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Taylor University Fort Wayne Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal410580
SAT Math390550
SAT Writing390570
ACT Verbal1726
ACT Math1623
ACT Composite1725

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT58%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT39%
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Taylor University Fort Wayne Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 21,164
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 21,164
Room and board $ 5,610
Room charge $ 2,520
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,090
Books and supplies $ 900
Other expenses $ 1,700

Financial Aid:
Taylor University Fort Wayne participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 183801)

Taylor University Fort Wayne Faculty

Taylor University Fort Wayne has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year3$50,9401*
Associate professoracademic year4$44,9871*
Assistant professoracademic year2*4$36,719
Instructoracademic year1*2*
All faculty totalacademic year10$46,7268$39,689

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Taylor University Fort Wayne Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports246

Taylor University Fort Wayne Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Liberal Arts
Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Public Relations/Image Management

Music, General

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
Religious Education

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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