|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||19:1|
|Dormitory capacity||15,869 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Ohio State University-Main Campus is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 44,845 applications and 24,265 students were granted admission. Ohio State University-Main Campus is at the #52 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 84% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 32% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1160 to 1410|
|ACT||27 to 31|
Ohio State University-Main Campus charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $27,360 and in-state students paid $9,168.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Ohio State University-Main Campus's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 17% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,380 (which is 1.2% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Ohio State University-Main Campus in 2016-2017, was 2,865, which is 41% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,515 (which is 4% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Ohio State University-Main Campus has enrolled a total of 59,482 students (51,817 students full-time and 7,665 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 59,482 students, 2,555 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 50% men and 50% women and 45,831 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 13,651 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,329 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 11%
Black/African American: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Ohio State University-Main Campus.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||7%||1,322|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||1,220||595|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||5%||917|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||5%||885|
|Legal Professions And Studies||3%||597|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||3%||465|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||452|
|Architecture And Related Services||2%||436|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Ohio State University-Main Campus full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Ohio State University-Main Campus graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,000. Last year, out of the total 13,173 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 12,251 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 14,334 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 13,044 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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