Ohio University

country rank  144
world rank  339

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University Overview

Founded in 1804, Ohio University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Athens (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Ohio. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Chillicothe, Ironton, St. Clairsville, Lancaster, Zanesville. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Ohio University is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Ohio University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 215 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1804
Motto Religio Doctrina Civilitas, Prae Omnibus Virtus
Religion, Learning, Politics; Above All, Virtue
Colours Hunter green and white

University Location

Address 74 S Court Street
Athens (population range: 10,000-49,999)
45701-2979 Ohio
United States
T +1 (740) 593 1000
F +1
Other locations Chillicothe, Ironton, St. Clairsville, Lancaster, Zanesville

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 120 Chubb Hall
Athens 45701-2979
+1 (740) 593 4100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Ohio University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019