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Ohio State University - Main

Ohio State University - Main

190 N. Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-6446

Ohio State University-Main is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1870. OSU, which is near the center of the city, is in Columbus, OH. OSU is the fifth largest institution in the state of Ohio. This university offers subjects such as six sigma and veterinary medicine. Students are offered four certificates, 133 bachelors level degrees, 96 degrees at the masters level, and 90 degrees at the doctoral level by Ohio State. 56,064 students sought degrees from the 175 programs at this university in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits OSU. It is one of 7 institutions with a medical school in Ohio.

Admission

26,764 students applied for admission to this university in 2010. This university admitted nearly two-thirds of the applicants or 16,594 students. About 49% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

26,764 students applied for admission to this university in 2010. This university admitted nearly two-thirds of the applicants or 16,594 students. About 49% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 63%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 60%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 56,064 students were enrolled at OSU.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 56,064 students were enrolled at OSU.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 28593
  • Total Enrolled Female: 27471
  • Undergraduate Male: 22303
  • Undergraduate Female: 19779
  • Graduate Male: 6572
  • Graduate Female: 7410

Faculty Demographics

It has 4,604 instructors. 72% of instructors are full-time and about 27% of faculty are part-time. Just over a third of the instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

It has 4,604 instructors. 72% of instructors are full-time and about 27% of faculty are part-time. Just over a third of the instructors are female.

  • Male: 2860
  • Female: 1744
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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