School Overview

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is a Public, 4 years college located in Bowling Green, Ohio. BGSU ranked 258th in National Universities and 33rd in Ohio Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 18,142 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. BGSU's acceptance rate is 78.73% last year (undergraduate school).
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address220 McFall Ctr, Bowling Green, OH 43403
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is 78.73% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.16%. The application fees are $45 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate78.73 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.16 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$45
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

BGSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $13,061 for Ohio residents and $21,049 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,831 for Ohio residents and $15,823 for out-of-students.
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,061$21,049
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,831$15,823
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 18,142 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,458 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. BGSU has 14,988 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,154 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students18,142
Undergraduate Students14,988
Graduate Students3,154
Online Enrollment2,458

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs188 Programs
Number of online programs24 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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