Ohio State University—​Columbus

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Application deadline (U.S. residents) September 1
Application deadline (international students) September 1
Priority application deadline September 1
Notification of admissions (as submitted by school) On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Admissions website N/A
Director of admissions Richard Chappell
Admissions phone (614) 292-9444
Admissions email gradadmissions@osu.edu
Admissions fax (614) 292-3895
Admissions requirements same as campus-based students' requirements No
Denies admittance to qualified applicants No


Accept transfer students Yes
Transfer students may earn advanced standing credit Yes
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for applied credit No
Dual enrollment at separate college allowed No
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. No
Application essay required No
High school completion requirements Diploma or GED required
College uses SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for new applicants No
Minimum high school GPA required N/A
Academic admissions factors
Rigor of secondary school record Not Considered
Class rank Not Considered
GPA Very Important
Recommendation(s) Not Considered
Standardized test scores Not Considered
Application essay Not Considered
Non-academic admissions factors
Interview Not Considered
Extracurricular activities Considered
Talent/ability Considered
Character/personal qualities Not Considered
First-generation college student Considered
Alumni/alumnae relations Not Considered
Geographical residence Not Considered
State residency Not Considered
Religious affiliation/commitment Not Considered
Race/ethnicity Not Considered
Volunteer work Considered
Work experience Very Important
Applicant's interest level Not Considered

Entering Class Stats

Applicants 282
Female applicants 244
Male applicants 38
Applicants accepted 249
Female applicants accepted 214
Male applicants accepted 35
Applicants enrolled 157
Female applicants enrolled 132
Male applicants enrolled 25
Acceptance rate 88%

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