Ohio Christian University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Ohio Christian University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,290 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1948 and is the only school located in Circleville, Ohio.

Ohio Christian University is affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Fair
At Ohio Christian University you can receive your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Ohio Christian University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Theology and Religion, Business, Psychology, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
67%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Ohio Christian University student retention rate is relatively low at 67% (close to Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Ohio Christian University is low: 41%.

Student to faculty ratio at OCU is pretty good: 12:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,100
Medium
Average tuition charges are relatevely low, about $8,800 per academic year. The additional fees at OCU not covered by tuition are approximately $1,300; this makes it a total of $10,100 per year.

Read the details about Ohio Christian 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
72%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,403 applications were submitted and 1,017 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at OCU in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Ohio Christian University offers a distance learning option 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 OCU, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Ohio Christian University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 400 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at OCU. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Ohio Christian University seems 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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