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Academic Excellence

Academic Excellence

Here’s a word you won’t find very often as you research Doane: easy. Excellence takes effort. Excellence is what gives your Doane degree its worth. Good news: It is easy to find people willing to help you succeed here. And it’s easy to see the payoff for hard work.  

A few examples:

Doane has 62 Fulbright scholars in the last 50 years, studying abroad from Egypt to Peru. We have 600 All-American student athletes…and counting. Our athletes and teams win academic honors routinely, such as the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award and Capitol One Academic Honors. Our classrooms and academics are interactive, engaging and collaborative, complemented by unique programs, including our: With a student/faculty ratio of 11-to-1, students get to know their professors, participate in classes and projects, gain feedback and shape their own education.  More than 80 percent of faculty have the highest degrees in their field. Doane’s Hansen Leadership Program, Study Abroad program and research achievements also are indicators of academic success.