Falcon Facts


Notre Dame College, a Catholic institution in the tradition of the Sisters of Notre Dame, educates a diverse population in the liberal arts for personal, professional and global responsibility.


4545 College Road
South Euclid, Ohio 44121

Academic Programs

Notre Dame College offers majors in nearly 30 disciplines. Our associate, bachelor and master degrees include outstanding programs in education, business and science. Weekend, adult and online classes are also available.

  • Business Administration:
    Accounting, Human Resources Development, Information Systems, International Business, Management, Sports Management, Marketing
  • Arts & Humanities:
    Communication, English, Graphic Communication, Graphic Design, History, Center for Intelligence Studies, Criminal Justice, Pre-Law English, Pre-Law History, Public Administration, Public Relations, Studio Art
  • Nursing
  • Education:
    Early Childhood (pre-K through grade 3), Middle Childhood (grades 4 through 9), Adolescent/Young Adult (grades 7 through 12), Mild Moderate Intervention Specialist, Visual Arts (K through grade 12)
  • Science & Mathematics:
    Biology, Pre-Med Biology, Chemistry, Pre-Med Chemistry, Binary Program in Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Psychology

Academic Support Center for Students with Learning Differences (ASC):
The ASC has been recognized nationally by Milestones (a national organization on Autism/Asperger’s), the International Dyslexia Association, and the Learning Disabilities Foundation of America.

General Information

Full Name: Notre Dame College
President: Dr. Andrew P. Roth
Year Founded: 1922
Affiliation: Sisters of Notre Dame
Type of College: 4-year, Catholic, Co-Educational, Liberal Arts
Degrees: Bachelor’s, Master’s and Associate’s; 30 Majors
Enrollment (2011-2012): 2,270 (1,405 full-time)
Faculty (2011-2012): 57 full-time, 56% Ph.D. or terminal degree
Campus Size: 53 Acres
Residence Halls: 5
Admission: Rolling Admission
Tuition & Fees (2011-2012): $26,344
Room & Board (2011-2012): $8,598
Athletic Affiliation: NCAA, Division II
School Colors: Royal Blue and Yellow Gold
School Mascot: Falcons
Address: 4545 College Road, South Euclid, Ohio 44121
Phone: 216.381.1680 or toll-free 1.877.632.6446
E-mail: admissions@ndc.edu
Website: NotreDameCollege.edu


  • The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)
  • The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • Ohio Board of Regents

Traditional Student Profile

  • 45% are women
  • 55% are men
  • 55% are Catholic
  • 28% of the student body consists of minority students
  • 55% are student athletes 
  • 79% retention rate
  • 81% of freshmen applicants are accepted for admission
  • 68% returning freshmen
  • 51% graduate in five years
  • 53% live on campus
  • 20 states and 12 foreign countries represented

Dr. Andrew P. Roth, President

Dr. Andrew P. Roth became the 13th president of Notre Dame College in 2003. Prior to this he served in several senior administrative positions at Mercyhurst College in Erie,  Pa., as well as a tenured member of the faculty. He earned a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Higher Education from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Roth is also the author of "College Savings and the Tax Code: A New Spin on the 'Who Pays for Higher Education' Debate," published by Garland Publishing of New York.