Ohio Northern University Rankings

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In the World#1864 of 14178
In North America#569 of 2629
In the United States#519 of 2528
In Ohio#19 of 91
In Ada#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
70%
Average SAT
1204
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$24,821 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,239
Graduates
719
Male:Female Ratio
50:50
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
onu.edu

Ohio Northern University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate70%71%69%
Applicants3,8991,9651,934
Admissions2,7351,3921,343
Freshmen enrolled full time608326282

144 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
136 or 22%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1098
or below

75% of them
had 1310
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Ohio Northern University are 1098-1310 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
543 or 89%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 28
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Ohio Northern University are 23-28 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2223 (75%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown332 (11%)
Black or African American104 (4%)
Two or more races98 (3%)
Nonresident Alien98 (3%)
Asian69 (2%)
Hispanic26 (0.9%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,821/year
Average aid awarded
$22,890
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,565
$30-48K$19,954
$48-75K$21,476
$75-110K$23,629
$110K+$28,945

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$32,500$29,250
Tuition in-state$32,500$29,250
Tuition out-of-state$32,500$29,250
Fee in-district$940$940
Fee in-state$940$940
Fee out-of-state$940$940

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,138
Combined charge for room and board$12,040
Room charge$6,060
Meal charge$5,980

Ohio Northern University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Pharmacy139
Law47
Mechanical Engineering44
Accounting2115
Civil Engineering, General24
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management18
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse18
Programs for Foreign Lawyers18
Construction Management17
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies17
Marketing & Marketing Management, General17
Management Science16
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15
Kinesiology and Exercise Science13
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General13
Manufacturing Engineering Technology & Technician10
Psychology, General10
Computer Science9
Electrical and Electronics Engineering9
Environmental Science8
Political Science and Government, General8
Music, General7
Early Childhood Education and Teaching6
Forensic Science and Technology6
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management6
Mathematics, General6
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching5
Design and Visual Communications, General5
Biochemistry4
Music Teacher Education4
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication4
Chemistry, General4
Statistics, General3
Molecular Biology3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3
Music Performance, General3
Athletic Training & Trainer3
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing3
Physics, General2
Social Studies Teacher Education2
Philosophy, Other2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Public Health, General2
Sociology2
Creative Writing2
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist2
Journalism, Other1
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
History, General1
Technical Theatre & Theatre Design and Technology1
German Language and Literature1
Applied Mathematics, General1
Technology Teacher Education & Industrial Arts Teacher Education1
Insurance1
Computer Engineering, General1
Grand Total38933186
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate77%71%82%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,384
Citations
22,150

Publication count by topic

Medicine
277
Computer science
125
Political science
124
Chemistry
115
Psychology
108
Engineering
107
Mathematics
82
Biology
77
Sociology
75
Materials science
45
Business
41
Philosophy
31
History
30
Physics
29
Economics
29
Art
18
Geography
13
Environmental science
13

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History126270
Physics14233,104
Philosophy178018
Sociology1839433
Medicine19533,885
Psychology19832,303
Political science2164133
Engineering2330718
Materials science24151,737
Economics2426296
Chemistry26532,372
Computer science26631,101
Geography2677166
Mathematics2739660
Biology30151,557
Business347299
Environmental science3605113

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199037
19911324
19921022
19931316
1994932
1995939
19961269
1997965
19981265
19998108
20008144
200110153
200218167
200318153
200442284
200539337
200657492
200752566
200856671
200953900
201068858
2011711027
2012891315
2013951422
2014951423
2015811475
2016801484
2017511295
2018581217
2019661413
2020641433

General info

Alternative namesNorthern
ONU
Founded1871
WikipediaOhio Northern University
MottoEx diversitate vires
Out of diversity strength
Colorsorange, black, white
Academic CalendarUndergraduate: September to May (September - November; November-March; March-May); Law: August to May (August-December; January-May)
Total FTE staff536
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address525 S. Main St
Ada, Ohio, 45810-1599
United States
City population6,000
Phone4197722000
Fax+1 (419) 772 2313

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