Ohio State University-Main Campus

190 N. Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210
(292) 646-8600

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 63485

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website: www.osu.edu/

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $10,037.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $25,785.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $42,285.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 540 660
SAT Math 620 730
SAT Writing 560 660
ACT Composite 27 31
ACT English 26 32
ACT Math 26 31
ACT Writing 8 9

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 83%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 19%
Average Federal Grant $4,250.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 13%
Average state aid $1,337.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 72%
Average institutional aid $7,346.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 46%
Average student loan $7,129.00
Actuarial Science
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Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services
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Apparel and Textiles
Arabic Language and Literature
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/art Studies
Athletic Training/Trainer
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
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Business Administration and Management
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Business/Managerial Economics
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences
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Chinese Language and Literature
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
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Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Comparative Literature
Computer and Information Sciences
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Dairy Science
Dental Clinical Sciences
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Design and Visual Communications
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
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Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
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Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
English Language and Literature
Environmental Science
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Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Family Resource Management Studies
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Fine Arts and art Studies
Food Science
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French Language and Literature
General Studies
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Geology/Earth Science
German Language and Literature
Health and Physical Education/Fitness
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Hebrew Language and Literature
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Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Human Development and Family Studies
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Interior Design
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Relations and Affairs
International/Global Studies
Islamic Studies
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Korean Language and Literature
Landscape Architecture
Latin American Studies
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies
Livestock Management
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing/Marketing Management
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Molecular Genetics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music Performance
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Natural Resources/Conservation
Nuclear Engineering
Nutrition Sciences
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Operations Management and Supervision
Ornamental Horticulture
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
Plant Sciences
Political Science and Government
Portuguese Language and Literature
Public Administration
Public Health
Real Estate
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Russian Language and Literature
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Social Work
Soil Science and Agronomy
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Surveying Technology/Surveying
Technical Teacher Education
Turf and Turfgrass Management
Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Vision Science/Physiological Optics
Women's Studies
Zoology/Animal Biology

Ohio State University-Main Campus Scholarships

Cunningham 4-H Leadership Scholarship
Annual award for an Ohio resident who is a college sophomore, junior or senior currently enrolled at the Ohio State University main campus (in Columbus, Ohio) that plans to study in any area. Preference will be given to students currently enrolled in the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and/or the College of Human Ecology. Student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Selection will be based on: 20% for 4-H activities; 3% on 4-H Leadership; 10% on academic achievements; 30% college leadership; and 10% on student's personal statement. more...
G. Donald Wheeler & Robert S. Demorest Fund
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Capital University, Ohio State University, Ohio Wesleyan University or Otterbein College pursuing studies in Music. Applicants must have exceptional talent and ability in the field of music. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
H.M. Butch O'Neill Beta Theta Pi Leadership Fund
Scholarship for full-time college sophomores, juniors, or seniors who are active members of the Theta Delta Chapter of the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity at Ohio State University. Applicants must currently hold or in the prior year held the position of president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, scholarship chair, risk management officer, or rush chairman, and have a minimum 2.8 GPA. Due date and number of awards may vary. Contact the fraternity or foundation for more information and/or application. more...
Dr. Clyde & Dora Purdy Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for Knox County, Ohio residents who are undergraduate students enrolled at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State University. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Ronald D. Baker, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Ohio State University who are majoring in Turfgrass Management. Due date, award amount, and number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...

Ohio Scholarships

Multicultural Scholar Programs -(Merit and Need Based)
Scholarship for multicultural undergraduate students attending Miami University. Minimum requirements needed to be considered are demonstrated academic merit and financial need. Award amount and number of awards may vary. FAFSA results need to be submitted by February 15th. more...
Raymond P. Holland, Jr. Engineering Excellence Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate sophomores or juniors students attending Cedarville University in Ohio full-time, majoring in Engineering. Preference given to students with financial need. Candidates must have a minimum 3.3 GPA and must exhibit excellence, creativity, dedication and common sense in their studies and application of engineering principles. Recipients are nominated and selected by department faculty; no application is necessary. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Mary E. Pottorf Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Ohio University. Priority given to male students pursuing studies in Christian Ministry; second priority given to students from Union County, Ohio; third priority given to Ohio residents. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Robert V. Corning Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Urbana University. Selection based on academic merit, financial need, leadership and volunteer service. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Glenn A. Barr Scholarship in Spanish
Annual award for an undergraduate student attending Miami University in Ohio, majoring in a Foreign Language (Spanish). Due date and award amount varies. more...
Frances V. Kaufman Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate and graduate students attending the Cleveland Institute of Art. Applicants must have financial need. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Julian Stanczak '54 Scholarship in Drawing
Scholarship for third or fourth year students attending the Cleveland Institute of Art majoring in Drawing. Applicants must show excellence in the use or color and concept. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Dorothy Wirth Holden Scholarship
Scholarship for female residents of Central Ohio who are undergraduate students attending Capital University, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus State Community College, Franklin University, Ohio Dominican University, Ohio State University or Otterbein College. Awards will be based on financial need. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Dr. Willmarth R. Paine Memorial Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at the University of Toledo College of Arts and Sciences majoring in Pre-Dentistry. Students must demonstrate financial need and academic achievement. A FAFSA must be submitted by April 1st. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
General Music Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Cedarville University in Ohio, majoring in Music. Applicants are required to audition and are awarded based on performance ability. Due and number of awards varies. more...

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