Ohio Christian University: Ranking & Review

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Ohio Christian University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,4831,6332,850

4,067 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,584 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $25.

Ohio Christian University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Ohio Christian University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,996 and other expenses per full academic year.

Ohio Christian University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 321 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$10,680$10,680
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,350$1,350
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$360$360
Tuition for Full-time graduates$10,500$10,500
Fees for full-time graduates$500$500
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$402$402

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services13710677320
Theology and Religious Vocations599953211
Health Professions and Related Programs8787
Public Administration and Social Service Professions3939
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities141832
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2121
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1111
Social Sciences22
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
Grand Total252414130796

A total of 666 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Ohio Christian University.

At the master's level 130 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate29%28%29%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Alternative namesOCU
Religious affiliationOther Protestant
Mission StatementOhio Christian University prepares students to serve effectively in the church and society by providing a holistic, Christ-centered, Biblically integrated education in the Wesleyan tradition.
Colorsblue, silver
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff540
Instructional FTE312
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ohiochristian.edu
Address1476 Lancaster Pike
Circleville, Ohio, 43113-9487
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population10,000 - 50,000

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