College of Arts and Sciences

USD 10,000 - USD 46,660 loan size

up to 20 years loan term

Courses we support

MS in Computer Science
MS in Applied Mathematics
MS in Chemistry
MS in Biology

About the school

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850, is a private top-tier Catholic research university located in Dayton, Ohio. It is ranked No.1 in the United States for materials R&D. One of the largest academic units in the University is the College of Arts and Sciences.

The College takes pride in its notable alumni who hold various distinguished positions, including Destiny Watson (founder and CEO of You Matter 2) and Garrett FitzGerald (founder and CEO of Home Front Alliance).

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Life at College of Arts and Sciences

Students can enjoy a variety of on-campus housing facilities such as residence halls, suites, apartments and houses. There are separate residences for undergraduates and graduates. Students who wish to stay off-campus have the option of apartments or houses close to campus.

With nine unique dining halls on campus, students can find dining options that satisfy them. For on-the go meals, the emporium houses a mini convenience store that sells snacks, frozen food, and other fresh food items.

Students can indulge themselves in fitness and recreational activities at the recreation center at RecPlex, which offers state-of-the-art equipment and features. There are also more than 250 student organisations and an active events calendar, which contribute to a lively environment.

Additional benefits of studying at the College of Arts and Sciences

  • Academically Rigorous: Faculty-mentored research and experiential learning are hallmarks of all the departments in the College of Arts and Sciences. This academic approach prepares students for a fruitful career as a scientist. The STEM Catalyst initiative provides funds and supports student STEM research at the College.

Ohio campus


Dayton, Ohio

City Population



Midwest region of the United States


Humid continental

Nearest Airport

Dayton International Airport, Cincinnati Airport

Time Zone

Eastern Standard Time (GMT -4)

Fast facts

  • Student enrolment number: 11,770
  • Graduate and law students: 3,327
  • Undergraduate students:8,133
  • International students:1%
  • Living alumni:125,000+

Admissions criteria

  • Complete application form
  • Official school transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Resume/ CV
  • Overall GPA at least 3.0 out of 4.0
  • Personal statement
  • Some programs may require a graduate entrance examination (GRE or GMAT)
  • No application fee is charged

International graduate applicants must satisfy the following additional requirements to apply to the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Dayton:

  • Applicant’s undergraduate transcripts translated into English
  • Proof of English proficiency: You must obtain the minimum score in the following exams to be eligible- TOEFL Internet-Based exam: 80, IELTS: 6.5, Duolingo: 110, and Pearson Test of Academic English: 60
  • GMAT minimum score of 150
  • Visa clearance forms (F-1 or J-1). Applicants must also submit proof of the financial ability to cover tuition, fees and living expenses for the duration of their studies

Job placements

The College of Arts and Sciences has a stellar placement rate, with 97% of students finding employment in graduate schools or full-time service programs within six months of graduation.

The career support provided for students includes:

  • Career Expos: Employment fairs and workshops are held every semester. These events give students an opportunity to meet with potential employers and network.

  • Comprehensive Career Support: Easy access to the Handshake portal allows students to secure career and internship opportunities. Students can also network with companies throughout the US, learn about corporate culture, and find insider hints for job interviews on the platform.

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Source: University of Dayton - College of Arts and Sciences

Last updated: 13 Oct 2023

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