Established in the year 1960, Walsh University is a private non-profit, 4-year, Roman Catholic university in North Canton, Ohio, USA. In 2009, there were approximately 2,935 students. Walsh University is founded by the Brothers of Christian Instruction, initially as a liberal arts college. Walsh College became Walsh University in 1993. The University offers more than 50 majors, and five graduate programs including a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Walsh University has satellite campuses in Medina, Canfield, Springfield Township, and its newest campus in Castel Gandolfo, Italy.
Walsh Universitys ranking in the 2015 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (Midwest), 65. Walsh University has as its mission to educate the children of the working class in a faith-based environment. Nearly fifty percent of students are the first in their families to attend college. Walsh University focuses on career preparation and on developing a willingness and desire to be servant leaders in the communities in which they settle after graduation. Walsh University work diligently to create an environment where human dignity flourishes.
Walsh University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Walsh University has run faculty-led programs to El Salvador, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Israel, England, France, Spain and Bosnia-Herzegovina. Further, Walsh has cooperative agreements with agencies such as CCSA and CAPA, allowing Walsh students to experience studies and/or internships abroad. Walsh University is endorsed by the The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College.
The following is the list of scholars from Walsh University who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences