Ohio State University-Main Campus

#59 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Columbus, OHDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree59,482 Students54.11 % Acceptance Ratio19:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Ohio State University-Main Campus is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Columbus, Ohio. It has a total enrollment of 59,482 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 54.11% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio54.11 %
    Admission Yield32.71 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$60
    Graduate Application Fees$60

    The acceptance ratio is 54.11% last year at Ohio State University-Main Campus where total 44,845 students applied and 24,265 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,592$29,696
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,425$33,897
    On-Campus Living Costs$15,277
    Off-Campus Living Costs$14,365

    The tuition & fees at Ohio State University-Main Campus, for academic year 2017-2018 is $10,592 for in-state students and $29,696 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $15,277 when living on campus and $14,365 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Ohio State University-Main Campus provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Ohio State University-Main Campus.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Ohio State University-Main Campus

Key Stats for Ohio State University-Main Campus

Costs of Attendance expensive

Ohio State University-Main Campus$29,696
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio$16,675

Admission Chances relatively difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio77.64%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio72.03%

Student Population small

Ohio State University-Main Campus59,482
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio331,925

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio35.58%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio208

Distance Learning online classes for many programs


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio15

Contact Information & Online Resources


Ohio State University-Main Campus 190 N. Oval Mall,
Columbus, OH 43210
614) 292-6446


Ohio State University-Main Campus is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (01/01/1913 - Current).
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