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Ohio University-Lancaster

Lancaster, OH 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate86%
Acceptance Rate86%

Ohio University Lancaster Academics

Ohio University-Lancaster requires at least 120 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

Ohio University Lancaster accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Ohio University Lancaster has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 11% of students who start college at Ohio University Lancaster graduate within six years.

Ohio University Lancaster offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program Unknown
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Ohio University Lancaster may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Will I Take At Ohio University Lancaster?

Ohio University Lancaster has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Ohio University Lancaster directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Ohio University Lancaster

When choosing a major, Ohio University Lancaster students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Ohio University Lancaster.

Student Designed Majors

Ohio University Lancaster allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

Ohio University Lancaster does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Ohio University Lancaster

Ohio University Lancaster offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ohio University-Lancaster

Does Ohio University Lancaster Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Ohio University Lancaster offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Ohio University Lancaster Have An Online Program?

✅ Ohio University Lancaster has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Ohio University Lancaster Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Ohio University Lancaster offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Ohio University Lancaster Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Ohio University Lancaster, check with the school directly.

Does Ohio University Lancaster Require Internships?

❌ Ohio University Lancaster does not require an internship for any students.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Ohio University-Lancaster

Ohio University-Lancaster Library

The main library on campus is the Hannah V. McCauley Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Ohio University Lancaster

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Ohio University Lancaster does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Ohio University Lancaster have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Ohio University Lancaster does not have any ROTC programs.

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