78%

Acceptance Rate

$6,489

Avg.Financial Aid

003100

FAFSA Code

About Ohio University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

28,480

Website

www.ohio.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

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.

For more info on Tuition and Fees


Reviews

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

Address

020 Chubb Hall

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7405931000
Fax: 7405931000
Request Info

Rankings

Some of the rankings according to U.S.News report is given below.

  • It ranks 171st in 'National Universities'.

  • It ranks 129th in 'High School Counselor Rankings'.

  • It ranks 91st in 'Top Public Schools'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

78%

SAT Range

1070 - 1270

ACT Range

21 - 26

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

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 any one 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 centers, 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 authorized office where all the necessary document needs to be delivered for an undergraduate degree programme: 

Chubb Hall 120
1 Ohio University
Athens OH 45701

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 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.

Admission Standards

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 the 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

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$22,072

Average Annual Cost

$12,192

Books And Supplies

$1,056

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,966

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,772

Total One Year Cost

$28,986

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.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

54%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$2,501

Faculty Overview

57%

Male Professors

43%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

2,574 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

395 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

366 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

310 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

260 Graduates

Marketing

235 Graduates

Journalism

213 Graduates

Psychology, General

180 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

175 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

154 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

146 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

124 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

122 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

120 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

114 Graduates

Social Work

112 Graduates

Political Science and Government

109 Graduates

Sociology

106 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

97 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

96 Graduates

History

70 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

67 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

65 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

59 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

58 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

57 Graduates

Criminology

56 Graduates

Economics

47 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

47 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

45 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

44 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

43 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

41 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

40 Graduates

Computer Science

36 Graduates

International Business

36 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

34 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

34 Graduates

Music

34 Graduates

Civil Engineering

33 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

30 Graduates

Chemistry

30 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

30 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

27 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

26 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

26 Graduates

Public Health

26 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

25 Graduates

Air Transportation

25 Graduates

Anthropology

25 Graduates

Intercultural/Multicultural and Div...

25 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

24 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

24 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

24 Graduates

Area Studies

21 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

19 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

18 Graduates

Mathematics

18 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

17 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

16 Graduates

Dance

14 Graduates

English Language and Literature/Let...

14 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

13 Graduates

Museology/Museum Studies

12 Graduates

Biology, General

11 Graduates

Botany/Plant Biology

11 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

11 Graduates

Gerontology

9 Graduates

Housing and Human Environments

9 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

9 Graduates

Philosophy

9 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

9 Graduates

Urban Studies/Affairs

8 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

8 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

7 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

6 Graduates

Physics

6 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

5 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

5 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

4 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

4 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

4 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

3 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

2 Graduates

Family and Consumer Economics and R...

2 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

2 Graduates

Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

2 Graduates

Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomica...

1 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

1 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

22,309

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

27%

Full-time

76%

Part-time

24%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

82% White

2% Unknown

6% Black

3% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

13%

Out Of State

86%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,563 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

45%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,060/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,586/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,586/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bobcats

School Colors

hunter green and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Mid-American Conference

Total Male Athletes

238

Total Female Athletes

181

Intramural Sports

14

Sports Club

50

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$32,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$40,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$10,833

$28,125

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$112 - 292

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

84%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,489

Students Receiving Federal Grants

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,635

Students Receiving State Aid

18%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,749

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

80%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,742

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$11,218

$30K - $48K

$9,165

$48K - $75K

$5,239

$75K - $110K

$3,112

> $110K

$2,271

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,844,651

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$10,745,724

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 the 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.

  • The 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 include the Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program.

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