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Best Values in Colleges

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The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)


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The Ohio State University is ranked 15 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 74 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 39%
Applicants who took ACT 83%

SAT Verbal Score

700+14%
600-69941%
600+55%

SAT Math Score

700+34%
600-69946%
600+80%

ACT Score

30-3638%
24-2956%
24+94%

Students applied31,359
Students admitted17,413
Admission rate56%

Students per faculty19

4-year graduation rate59%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$9,615
Fees$422
Room and board$9,850
Estimated book expense$1,248
Total cost$21,135

Cost after need-based aid$12,103
Cost after non-need-based aid$15,108

Average debt at graduation$26,472

Out of State

Tuition$26,115
Fees$422
Room and board$9,850
Estimated book expense$1,248
Total cost$37,635

Cost after need-based aid$28,603
Cost after non-need-based aid$31,608

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met64%
Average need-based aid$9,032
Average non-need-based aid$6,027

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment44,201

Full-Time

Men20,989
Women19,031

Part-Time

Men2,293
Women1,888

Freshmen retained92%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2014 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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