Ohio University - Athens Campus Overview
Ohio University - Athens Campus is a public institution located in Athens, Ohio. The location of OHIO Athens is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.
What Is Ohio University - Athens Campus Known For?
- The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at OHIO Athens.
- In 2017-2018, 79% of the faculty were full-time.
Ohio University - Athens Campus Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
OHIO Athens has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at OHIO Athens.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards OHIO Athens has earned from around the web.
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Where Is Ohio University - Athens Campus?
Contact details for OHIO Athens are given below.
|Address:||020 Chubb Hall, Athens, OH 45701-2979|
How Do I Get Into OHIO Athens?
You can apply to OHIO Athens online at: https://www.applyweb.com/apply/ohiou/menu.html
Admission Requirements for OHIO Athens
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||required|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into OHIO Athens?
Approximately 44% of accepted students are men and 56% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 71%, and the acceptance rate for women is 76%.
Average Test Scores
About 17% of students accepted to OHIO Athens submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 550 and 640. Math scores were between 530 and 620.
Can I Afford Ohio University - Athens Campus?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At OHIO Athens, approximately 66% of students took out student loans averaging $8,304 a year. That adds up to $33,216 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at OHIO Athens is 7.5%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
Ohio University - Athens Campus Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 6,378 graduate students at the school.
Of the 16,209 full-time undergraduates at OHIO Athens, 45% are male and 55% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Ohio University - Athens Campus students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||849|
|Hispanic or Latino||555|
Ohio students aren't the only ones who study at Ohio University - Athens Campus. At this time, 35 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 100 countries are represented at OHIO Athens. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and Saudi Arabia.
Online Learning at Ohio University - Athens Campus
The following chart shows how the online learning population at OHIO Athens has changed over the last few years.
This school is the most popular in Ohio for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of OHIO Athens
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Ohio University - Athens Campus was -1.0%. This is the #2,273 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at OHIO Athens regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of OHIO Athens majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at OHIO Athens ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at OHIO Athens.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Industrial Production Technology||#29|
|Public Relations & Advertising||#37|
|General Social Sciences||#45|
|Computer Systems Networking||#59|
|General English Literature||#61|
|Health & Physical Education||#101|
|Communication & Media Studies||#104|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||#112|
|English Language & Literature||#114|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies||#116|
|Instructional Media Design||#124|
|Curriculum & Instruction||#133|
|Communication & Journalism||#156|
|Computer Information Systems||#191|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||#198|
|Public Administration & Social Service||#215|
|Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies||#220|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||#345|
|Computer & Information Sciences||#422|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Ohio University - Athens Campus Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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- National Center for Education Statistics
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