Ohio Valley University Rankings

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In the World#8199 of 14178
In North America#1951 of 2629
In the United States#1859 of 2528
In West Virginia#22 of 26
In Vienna#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Churches of Christ
Acceptance rate
69%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$18,961 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
304
Graduates
14
Male:Female Ratio
54:46
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
ovu.edu

Ohio Valley University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%69%70%
Applicants459213246
Admissions318147171
Freshmen enrolled full time663729

177 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

14 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
29 or 44%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 890
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Ohio Valley University are 890-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
41 or 62%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Ohio Valley University are 17-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White193 (61%)
Nonresident Alien50 (16%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown36 (11%)
Black or African American16 (5%)
Hispanic13 (4%)
Two or more races7 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.3%)
Asian1 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,961/year
Average aid awarded
$13,091
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,386
$30-48K$15,140
$48-75K$18,072
$75-110K$21,080
$110K+$21,347

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$21,750$7,200
Tuition in-state$21,750$7,200
Tuition out-of-state$21,750$7,200
Fee in-district$150
Fee in-state$150
Fee out-of-state$150

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity318
Combined charge for room and board$8,490
Room charge$3,990
Meal charge$4,500

Ohio Valley University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General17
Curriculum and Instruction14
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies10
Humanities & Humanistic Studies7
Energy Management and Systems Technology & Technician6
Accounting5
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management5
Psychology, General4
Biochemistry4
Elementary Education and Teaching4
Bible & Biblical Studies4
English Language and Literature, General2
Secondary Education and Teaching2
Forensic Science and Technology2
Health and Wellness, General2
Mathematics, General2
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General1
Information Technology1
Grand Total106814
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate37%29%50%
  • Full-time retention rate - 54%

Publications & Citations

Publications
8
Citations
13

Publication count by topic

Philosophy
3
Environmental science
2
Engineering
1
Psychology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology578712
Engineering60451

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
201102
201202
201310
201402
201510
201604
201702
201810
201920

General info

Alternative namesOVU
Founded1960
WikipediaOhio Valley University
MottoEducating to Serve
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff84
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1 Campus View Drive
Vienna, West Virginia, 26105-8000
United States
City population11,000
Phone3048656000
Fax+1 (304) 865 6001

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