Ohio Northern University: Ranking & Review

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Ada
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United States
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World
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14381509
Top 9%

Ohio Northern University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate66%66%67%
Applicants4,1592,2131,946
Admissions2,7491,4531,296
Enrolled undergraduates640350290
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,0881,5761,512

121 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores17
Percent of students submitting SAT scores3%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
590
Math
630

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores584
Percent of students submitting ACT scores91%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
24
ACT Math
25

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Ohio Northern University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$46,118$46,118
Off-campus$46,118$46,118
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,270 and other expenses per full academic year.

Ohio Northern University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,138 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$30,120$30,120
Fees for full-time undergraduates$870$870
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,255$1,255
Tuition for Full-time graduates$27,300$27,300
Fees for full-time graduates$870$870
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$975$975

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs57153210
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services672390
Engineering8888
Legal Professions and Studies245478
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3535
Visual and Performing Arts2727
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2121
Education2121
Social Sciences1111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1111
Psychology99
Physical Sciences88
Natural Resources and Conservation88
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields77
English Language and Literature & Letters77
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs77
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services66
Mathematics and Statistics55
History33
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Theology and Religious Vocations
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total40047207654

A total of 400 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Ohio Northern University.

At the master's and doctor's level 254 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate76%70%81%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%

General info

Alternative namesNorthern
ONU
Founded1871
MottoEx diversitate vires
Out of diversity strength
Religious affiliationUnited Methodist
Colorsorange, black, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff573
Instructional FTE245
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.onu.edu
Address525 S. Main St
Ada, Ohio, 45810-1599
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Fringe
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone4197722000
Fax+1 (419) 772 2313

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