Ashland University: Review & Facts

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Ashland University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 5,680 students enrolled. This college was established in 1878 and is one of the 2 schools located in Ashland, Ohio.

Ashland University is affiliated with Church of Brethren.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
105
Good
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at Ashland University.

Ashland University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 105 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Nursing, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
75%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Ashland University is fair at 75% (above Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Ashland University is below average - 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at Ashland University is pretty decent -- 14:1. Find out more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,300
High
Average tuition price is high, about $19,300 a year. The additional fees at Ashland University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,000; which comes to $20,300 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
77%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 3,087 applications were submitted and 2,369 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Ashland University will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Ashland University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Medium
Ashland University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Ashland University, 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
D
Unsafe
Ashland University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,100 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, around $5,200 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Ashland University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ashland University Location and Maps



Post Address: Ashland University, 401 College Avenue, Ashland, Ohio 44805, USA
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