Davis College

Tel: (419)473-2700
193 students
Pivate, for profit
  • Davis College, a private, two-year institution of higher education, serves our community by offering quality educational programs and services that meet the ever-changing demands of business. Our mission is to provide marketable skills that enhance the employability of our graduates.
School Highlights
Davis College serves 193 students (26% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Davis College is one of 6 community colleges within Lucas County, OH.
The nearest community college is Herzing University-Toledo (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 65% over five years.
Davis College (OH) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 11 staff 29 staff
Davis College Total Faculty (2007-2015)

Student Body

The student population of 193 has declined by 50% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 193 students 510 students
Davis College Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 27:1
Davis College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 50 students 322 students
Davis College Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 143 students 248 students
Davis College Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
Davis College Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Davis College Asian (2013-2015)
% Hispanic
Davis College Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
Davis College Black (2007-2015)
% White
Davis College White (2007-2015)
% Two or more races
Davis College More (2013-2015)
Davis College Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.61 0.44
Davis College Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $15,498 is more than the state average of $14,355. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $15,498 $14,355
Davis College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83% 94%
Davis College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • In 1881, young Matthew H. Davis left his chairmanship in the mathematics department and his position as director of the business department at Albert College, Belleville, Ontario, to accept the management of Toledo Business College. The small school of 35 students, which had been established in 1858, rapidly grew to 350 students. In January 1983, Mr. John Lambert became President of Davis College. Mr. Lambert expanded the Davis curriculum to include Allied Health, Computer, and Graphic Design programs, which doubled the College's enrollment. In 1986 Davis met the requirements for accreditation by the American Association of Medical Assistants. Davis College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (NCA).

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Herzing University-Toledo
    Pivate, for profit
    193 students | 4.10 Mi5212 Hill Ave
    Toledo OH  43615
  • Mercy College of Ohio
    Private, non-profit
    1,196 students | 4.60 Mi2221 Madison Avenue
    Toledo OH  43604
  • 286 students | 6.30 Mi1505 Holland Road
    Maumee OH  43537
  • 195 students | 6.40 Mi1656 Henthorne Blvd. - Suite B
    Maumee OH  43537
  • 708 students | 8.00 Mi1796 Indian Wood Circle
    Maumee OH  43537

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Did You Know?
For Lucas County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,498 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Lucas County, OH community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Lucas County, OH is Davis College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.