Ohio University Southern: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Ohio University Southern is a small two-year, public school with 2,130 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1956 and is the only institution located in Ironton, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Ohio University Southern will give you the option to earn an associate's degree.

Ohio University Southern implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Broadcasting, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important 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
51%
The rate of student retention at Ohio University Southern is low at 51% (way below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Ohio University Southern is very low: 25%. Nearly 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Ohio University Southern is reasonable, 22:1. Find out more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,900
Average tuition charges are low - around $6,900 a year.

Read the details about Ohio University Southern 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Ohio University Southern might accept your 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) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Ohio University Southern is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Ohio University Southern and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (740) 533-4600 or check Ohio University Southern Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Ohio University Southern provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Ohio University Southern, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Ohio University Southern.

Based on the college crime information, Ohio University Southern seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ohio University Southern Location and Maps



Post Address: Ohio University Southern, 1804 Liberty Ave, Ironton, Ohio 45638, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Ohio University Southern Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Ohio University Southern Location Map - City View

Learn More About Ohio University Southern

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Ohio Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Learn about 116 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Columbus, Cincinnati, Dayton, Cleveland, Canton, Akron, Toledo, and 78 more cities. About 7,100 accounting and finance degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for accounting and finance programs in OH is about $19,400.

Agriculture
Read information about 21 agriculture schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Athens, Lima, Tiffin, Fremont, Perrysburg, Cleveland, and 17 other cities. Around 1,500 agriculture diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for agriculture degree programs in OH is roughly $20,400.

Broadcasting
Read information about 37 broadcasting schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Dayton, Columbus, Marietta, Akron, Cedarville, Kent, and 27 other cities. Approximately 1,000 broadcasting diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for broadcasting programs in OH: $16,800.

Business
Read about 153 business schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Dayton, Akron, Toledo, Canton, and 92 more cities. About 13,700 business diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for business programs in OH - $18,300.

Criminal Justice
We list 130 criminal justice schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Dayton, Columbus, Cleveland, Akron, Lima, Wilberforce, and 90 more cities. About 5,300 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for criminal justice degree programs in OH is roughly $15,800.

General Studies
Get details on 101 general studies schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Dayton, Lima, Zanesville, Mansfield, and 70 more cities. Around 7,800 general studies degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for general studies programs in OH is around $12,400.

Management
We list 171 management schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Dayton, Toledo, Lima, Canton, and 104 more cities. Approximately 16,000 management degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for management programs in OH is approximately $18,100.

Medical
Learn more about 153 medical schools and colleges in Columbus, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dayton, Akron, Canton, Marietta, and 97 other cities. Approximately 11,800 medical diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for medical programs in OH is about $16,900.

Medical Assistant
Learn about 180 medical assistant schools and colleges in Columbus, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dayton, Toledo, Canton, Lima, and 107 other cities. Around 12,600 medical assistant degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for medical assistant degree programs in OH is approximately $11,800.

Nursing
Detailed information about 155 nursing schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Columbus, Akron, Dayton, Canton, Cleveland, Toledo, and 93 other cities. Approximately 17,600 nursing degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for nursing programs in OH: $15,200.

Office and Clerical Services
Our listing contains 90 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Columbus, Akron, Dayton, Toledo, Lima, Nelsonville, Archbold, and 64 other cities. Approximately 1,400 office and clerical services diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for office and clerical services programs in OH is around $9,300.

Work and Family Studies
Get details on 45 work and family studies schools and colleges in Cincinnati, Lima, Dayton, Columbus, Youngstown, Cleveland, Steubenville, and 30 more cities. Around 2,300 work and family studies degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for work and family studies degree programs in OH is around $18,400.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges