About Ohio University
On Campus Housing
Ohio University is a public research university established in the year 1804. The university spreads around a huge campus of 1800 acres and has 6 campuses in the state of Ohio which includes Athens, Chillicothe, Eastern, Lancaster, Southern, Zanesville.
Its vision is to provide the best transformative learning community in the nation with the advance knowledge of faculty, to help their alumni become global leaders and provides a wide variety of programs to its students nationally and internationally.
The graduation rate is 64%.
The total student population is 29,509 which includes 20,815 full-timers and 8,694 part-timers.
University acceptance rate of 75%.
The student-faculty ratio is 18:1.
Online Education at Ohio University
The university provides a variety of courses to the students through its online programs. Its MBA program is very popular amongst other programs which it is offering. There are lots of technical implementations in the online program with an intention to make the programs as efficient as possible.
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Some of the student reviews are given below.
The campus has a great campus environment and activities conducted in the university helps the students to excel in the careers.
The faculties are highly experienced and extremely helpful.
Good infrastructure and hands-on experience during the courses provide an opportunity to improve the skills.
Location & Contact
Address020 Chubb Hall
Some of the rankings according to U.S.News report is given below.
It ranks #171 in 'National Universities'.
It ranks #129 in 'High School Counselor Rankings'.
It ranks #91 in 'Top Public Schools'.
1070 - 1270
21 - 26
High School GPA
Accept Common App
The admission process is very feasible for distance education courses as the Ohio University official understands and have a vision how busy the schedule of a person can be. The process is of three steps is there for admission and all the necessary documents will be shared with the office and if in case the document was delivered to wrong address then the process of admission will take time.
Ohio University offers five associate's degree programs or eight online bachelors the candidate can choose anyone which they wanted the degree into and can learn it by being at home only the university offers blended as well as online programs in the distance learning program. If there is any student who wanted to opt the distance education but has not completed his associate's degree from any college of Ohio University is eligible and can enroll in any bachelor degree program with an online stream.
For the distance education programs and students, the Ohio University has an eCampus Student Knowledge Center and various resources, tools, software, advisors, tech support, learning support, the section for veterans, testing and success centres, and services to offer. The advising, invoicing, shipping of course materials, submitting lessons, and receiving grades through postal systems and if the student has any doubts or need to know anything then they can contact the administration through telephone or email. All the students who are opting for online distance education program will get a mentor except the legal studies certificate students.
The student needs to pay 25 dollars application fee which is non-refundable in nature. The fee and documents should be delivered at the same time and then if the student is sending a check they should specify student identification number and correction ID, the name of the student the check should be owed to Ohio University.
The student needs to send the copy of the transcript of previous college or university in which they have studied recently they need to send only an authorized copy which is checked by the school officials at registrar office of Ohio University.
For the students who wanted to do degree course need to submit a GED completion document and all the candidate need to be very attentive that all the transcripts they are sending should be unopened. The students who have got admitted to Ohio University will get a mentor who will guide them and this will happen only when all the documents are delivered and after the approval and processing by the officials.
The students who have got admitted can grab the opportunity of gaining credits by College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) credits and it must be done prior to registration into the particular program.
The Ohio University is open to all and welcomes national as well as international students application there is no condition if a student is a beginner he/she can also apply as well as if a student who has already gained an associate degree from some other college.
There are some policies and conditions applied on candidate's who wanted to apply for distance learning courses first is they need to finish 9 semester hours or higher and 9 semester hours means 12 quarter hours according to university online courses admission policies. And, it can be gained through any university which is affiliated and accredited and any district level or territory level accredited college.
The students who are coming through this guideline will be considered as a transfer candidate. The cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or more is best for transfer candidates as this is the first condition which the candidates are fulfilling for admission. One of the main points is if the candidate has finished up to 20 or 30 semesters of the curriculum from any college or university then it will be counted with their admission profile.
In another category, the students who have recently completed their General Education Development diploma or high school diploma program from any other college or university and the calculation about semester is same that is 9 semester hours or 12 quarter hours are eligible and can apply for the admission process for distance learning.
The students need to give ACT or SAT scorecard as it is also a mandatory admission condition for eligibility which the candidate has got from the test organizations and authorized high school transcripts. Few of the online programs offered by Ohio University has a more thorough process and needs.
Students need to make an account with the help of email ID and log in through that and need to fill the application form. The student needs to check whether they have the eligibility to register into an online program of Ohio University or not as every state have different criteria and policies.
Annual Cost to Attend
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Before taking admission at any college or university, student and student family first check whether the expense of the college or university is within their budget or not as the financial is the main concern when it comes to education as investing in education is a one-time investment and the family expects that this investment should not go in vain.
Ohio University has designed the fee structure according to the consideration of all types of students and families.
Including all the grants, scholarships, or aid provided to the student the average net price of the university is $22,072 whereas the average annual cost for tuition is as low as $12,192.
The overall one year cost to attend Ohio University on an average is $28,986.
Highest Degree Offered
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Evening Degree Programs
Registered Nursing, Administration,...
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Political Science and Government
Physiology, Pathology and Related S...
Accounting and Related Services
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...
Geography and Cartography
Human Development, Family Studies,...
Communication Disorders Sciences an...
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...
Natural Resources Conservation and...
Apparel and Textiles
Computer and Information Sciences,...
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...
Fine and Studio Arts
Electrical, Electronics and Communi...
Human Resources Management and Serv...
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...
Computer Systems Networking and Tel...
Special Education and Teaching
Intercultural/Multicultural and Div...
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...
English Language and Literature, Ge...
Romance Languages, Literatures, and...
Design and Applied Arts
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...
Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...
English Language and Literature/Let...
International Relations and Nationa...
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...
Housing and Human Environments
Management Sciences and Quantitativ...
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Mental and Social Health Services a...
Astronomy and Astrophysics
Teacher Education and Professional...
Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...
Classics and Classical Languages, L...
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Family and Consumer Economics and R...
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Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...
Neurobiology and Neurosciences
US National: 44%
US National: 56%
LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS
ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER
4% Two or more races
2% Non Resident alien
0% American Indian/Alaska native
0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander
Out Of State
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$59,563 per year
The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.
On Campus Housing Available
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
Freshmen Live on Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
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The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,586/year.
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Average Meal Plan Available
Division Sports Nickname
hunter green and white
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Track and Field
24-Hour Security Patrol
Campus Emergency Phones
24-Hour Escort Safety rides
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At OUMC, $13,332 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The university has enrolled around 40% male and 60% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Median Total Debt After Graduation
Typical Monthly Loan Payment
$112 - 292
Students Receiving Gift Aid
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Students Receiving Institutional Grants
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Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
There are plenty of financial aid programs and part-time employment available to help the students with the tuition costs. The Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships (OSFAS) is responsible for the processing and awarding the financial aids to the eligible students.
The FAFSA form must be submitted in order to access the eligibility and requirement for financial assistance. Ohio University federal school code is 003100.
The State Aid includes Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG), PHEAA Grant, OHIO Success Scholarship, OHIO Distinction Scholarship, OHIO Focus Award, OHIO Premier Scholarship, OHIO Russ Impact Scholarship, OHIO Trustee Award, and many others.
Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan and many more.
The Institutional Aid includes the ACE Scholarship, Don Abel Achievement Scholarship, Accounting, and Quantitative Methods Awards, and Brege Family Scholarship.
The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program.