Ottawa University Ottawa: Review & Facts

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Ottawa University Ottawa is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 550 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1865 and is the only school located in Ottawa, Kansas.

Ottawa University Ottawa is affiliated with American Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
21
Ottawa University Ottawa will give you the option to receive a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Ottawa University Ottawa deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 21 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Occupational Therapy, Management, Education, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
59%
Ottawa University Ottawa student retention rate is low at 59% (below Kansas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Ottawa University Ottawa is low - 32%.

Student to faculty ratio at Ottawa University Ottawa is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,000
Average tuition pricing is high - $22,400 a year. The additional fees at Ottawa University Ottawa (not included in tuition costs) are around $600; which totals $23,000 annually.

Read the details about Ottawa University Ottawa 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
96%
According to government data, 342 applications were submitted and 327 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Ottawa University Ottawa is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Ottawa University Ottawa and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (785) 242-5200 or check Ottawa University Ottawa Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
Ottawa University Ottawa provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Ottawa University Ottawa, 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.

Safety
Grade
C-
Ottawa University Ottawa offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- approximately $3,800 annually.

Based on the college crime data, Ottawa University Ottawa seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ottawa University Ottawa Location and Maps



Post Address: Ottawa University Ottawa, 1001 South Cedar, Ottawa, Kansas 66067-3399, USA
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