Ohio Christian University: Review & Facts

Ohio Christian University
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Ohio Christian University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,385 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1948 and is the only college located in Circleville, Ohio.

Ohio Christian University is affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
10
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are available at Ohio Christian University.

Ohio Christian University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Business, Management, Psychology, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
53%
Ohio Christian University student retention rate is low at 53% (way below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Ohio Christian University is below average - 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at Ohio Christian University is good -- 9:1. Read more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,800
Average tuition prices are fairly high - about $15,600 per year. The additional fees at Ohio Christian University beyond tuition are roughly $1,200; which comes to a total of $16,800 per year.

Read the details about Ohio Christian University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
63%
Ohio Christian University will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

According to government data, 1,311 applications were submitted and 828 were accepted (63%); so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Ohio Christian University is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Ohio Christian University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (740) 474-8896 or check Ohio Christian University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Ohio Christian University offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at OCU, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Ohio Christian University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 300 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime numbers, Ohio Christian University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ohio Christian University Location and Maps



Post Address: Ohio Christian University, 1476 Lancaster Pike, Circleville, Ohio 43113-9487, USA
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