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University Of Akron Wayne College

University Of Akron Wayne College

The University of Akron-Wayne College was established in 1972 as a regional branch campus of the University of Akron. It is located in Orrville, Ohio. Students are offered certificate and associate's and baccalaureate degree programs in social services technology, computer and business technology, and health care office management. The college's campus is spread across an area of more than 150 acres.

The intercollegiate athletic program of University of Akron-Wayne College sponsors men's golf and basketball teams and women's basketball and volleyball teams. Phi Theta Kappa, Wayne Mirror, and the Wayne College Campus Crusade for Christ are some of the organizations offered to students here.

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Contacting University of Akron Wayne College

University of Akron Wayne College
1901 Smucker Rd
Orrville , OH 44667
General Phone: (800) 221-8308
http://www.wayne.uakron.edu

University of Akron Wayne College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Administration38medical office management, medical transcription, environmental health
Liberal Arts24liberal arts and sciences, interdisciplinary studies
Business and Management23business management, accounting technology, MIS
Family and Social Work13community organization, social work, social work courses
Computer Science and Engineering8computer networking
Office and Administration3office management, administrative assistant, office data entry
Education and Teaching2education courses
Media1organizational communications
Law1legal secretary

Number of programs and degrees for University of Akron Wayne College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year239
Associate's degree9013

University of Akron Wayne College Student Body

In 2007-2008, University of Akron Wayne College had a total enrollment of 1,615 students (1,176 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 93%
Black 3%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 9%
18-19 25%
20-21 18%
22-24 13%
25-29 12%
30-34 6%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%

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

ResidencePercent
Ohio100%

University of Akron Wayne College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 51 %
Part-Time 45 %

University of Akron Wayne College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

University of Akron Wayne College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,331
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 12,754
Books and supplies $ 900

Financial Aid:
University of Akron Wayne College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 312301)

University of Akron Wayne College Faculty

University of Akron Wayne College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured1112
Non-tenured, but on tenure track11
Non-tenured and not on tenure track11

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year4$71,0814$79,949
Associate professoracademic year7$72,0257$61,816
Assistant professoracademic year1*1*
Instructoracademic year1*0*
Lectureracademic year0*2*
All faculty totalacademic year13$68,51614$63,339

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

University of Akron Wayne College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Education And Teaching
Education, Other

Family And Social Work
Community Organization and Advocacy
Social Work
Social Work, Other

Law
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Media
Organizational Communication, General

Medical Administration
Environmental Health
Medical Office Management/Administration
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Office Management and Supervision

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What Sets University of Akron Wayne College Apart:

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% of degrees in family and social work
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Top 7%University of Akron Wayne College % of degrees in family and social work
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
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Top 11%University of Akron Wayne College % of degrees in computer science and engineering
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% of degrees in business and management
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Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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