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Ohio Christian University

Circleville, OH 4-Year Private
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About Ohio Christian University

Ohio Christian University Overview

Ohio Christian University is a private, religious school in the small town setting of Circleville, Ohio. Ohio Christian University was founded in 1948 and presently has around 2,007 students per year year, including 1,819 undergrad students. Ohio Christian University provides on-campus housing for up to 230 students. The majority of students live on campus.

Student Activities at Ohio Christian University

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Ohio Christian University's theater groups.

Ohio Christian University does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Ohio Christian University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Ohio Christian University on the Student Life page.

2022 Ohio Christian University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Tuition $21,700
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $9,373

Is Ohio Christian University a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better idea of what Ohio Christian University offers and if the college seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Ohio Christian University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

About 63% of students who start at Ohio Christian University return the next year. Ohio Christian Universityhas a six year graduation rate of 45 for undergrads. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Ohio Christian University Grads

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Ohio Christian University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Ohio Christian University's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Ohio Christian University's endowment was valued at $5.9 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $9,323 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Ohio Christian University

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

First-year students that attend Ohio Christian University full-time are awarded $9,373 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $30,000 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Ohio Christian University.

Based on this information, how does Ohio Christian University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Ohio Christian University a good school for you?

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Where is Ohio Christian University?

Ohio Christian University is located in the small town setting of Circleville, Ohio, less than an hour from Columbus.

If you want to see Ohio Christian University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 23 to Circleville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, John Glenn International Airport.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Ohio Christian University and Circleville are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1476 Lancaster Pike Circleville, OH 43113

Campus Setting: Small Town

Ohio Christian University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ohio Christian University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ohio Christian University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Ohio Christian University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Ohio Christian University is like? There are approximately 2,007 students enrolled at Ohio Christian University, including 1,819 undergraduate students and 188 graduate students. 49% percent of students attend school full-time.


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