List of 8 best universities in Columbus, OH

We ranked 8 best universities in Columbus based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 9.57M citations received by 252K publications made by 8 universities in Columbus, measured the popularity of 768 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Columbus
#1 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
54%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
79%
#2 in Columbus
#21 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
72%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$21,946
#3 in Columbus
#36 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$12,459
Receiving Aid
96%
Average Aid
$15,202
#4 in Columbus
#48 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$20,478
#5 in Columbus
#49 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
93%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$28,470
#6 in Columbus
#74 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
69%
Net Price
$36,312
Receiving Aid
26%
Average Aid
$3,738
#7 in Columbus
#75 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$15,560
Receiving Aid
88%
#8 in Columbus
#85 in Ohio
Acceptance Rate
80%
Net Price
$22,919
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$4,029

Universities near Columbus

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16 Hondros College of Nursing 2364
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Westerville, Ohio
19 Otterbein University 743
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Westerville, Ohio
33 Methodist Theological School in Ohio 1869
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Delaware, Ohio
38 Ohio Wesleyan University 598
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Delaware, Ohio
40 Ohio Christian University 1900
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Circleville, Ohio
42 Denison University 471
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Granville, Ohio
49 Ohio State University - Newark 1811
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Newark, Ohio
64 Mount Vernon Nazarene University 1697
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Mount Vernon, Ohio
67 Urbana University 801
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Urbana, Ohio
69 Kenyon College 365
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Gambier, Ohio