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TU At A Glance

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Tiffin University has an excellent reputation, a variety of strong academic programs, caring faculty with professional experience, friendly staff members and a kind environment – where our students come first.

Our degree programs are designed to assist students in achieving their full potential after graduation. Opportunities lead to results – and our faculty, staff and students form the community to make this happen, both inside and outside the classroom.

TypePrivate, coeducational (nonprofit)
PresidentLillian Schumacher, Ed.D.
Motto “Sine Audacia Nullum Praemium” translated as “without risk, there is no gain”
MascotBlaze the Dragon
School ColorsGreen and Gold
LocationTiffin, Ohio (population 17,900)
Campus153 acres
Employees189 full-time staff, 68 full-time faculty
Total Enrollment3,054
Undergraduate Tiffin Campus1,355
Non-Degree Seeking380
Graduate Online and Off-Campus771
International5%, 30 countries represented
First Generation31%
  • Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Business
  • School of Criminal Justice and Social Sciences
  • Creative Arts Institute
DegreesAssociate, Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate
Undergraduate Degrees
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • Bachelor of Criminal Justice (BCJ)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS)
Graduate Degrees
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Education (MEd)
  • Master of Humanities (MH)
  • Master of Science (MS)
Doctoral Degrees
  • Global Leadership and Change (Ph.D.)
Undergraduate Majors and Concentrations50+
Graduate Programs25+
Top Programs
  • Human Resource Management
  • Managerial Studies
  • Exercise Science
  • Leadership Change
  • Cyber Security
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychology: Human Services
Student-to-faculty Ratio19 to 1
Average Seated, Undergraduate Class Size21 students
Instructional Staff68 full-time, 188 part-time
Terminal Degree Faculty71%
Estimated Cost$45,250 (2021)
Full-time, first-time, undergraduate students who received any financial aid99% (2021)
Full-time, first-time undergraduate students who received any institutional aid97% (2021)
Students Living On Campus900 approx.
Students Commuting650 approx.
Residence Halls7
Student Clubs Organizations50+
Greek Life2 fraternities, 3 sororities
International Students200+ students from 30 countries
Students participate in some type of extracurricular activity, not including sports75%
Students participate in community service or volunteer work74%
AffiliationsNCAA Division II – G-MAC
Teams10 Men’s / 11 Women’s / 1 Coed
NCAA Championships2
Club Sports4
Intramural Sports10


To truly stand out, we must not feel compelled to fit in.