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Ohio University-Lancaster

Lancaster, OH 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate84%

Ohio University Lancaster Academics

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

There is no accelarated degree program at Ohio University-Lancaster, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. 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 10% of students who start college at Ohio University-Lancaster graduate within six years.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
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.

Which Courses 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, but there is a math and science requirement.

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

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
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.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. Ohio University-Lancaster false.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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ohio University-Lancaster

Does Ohio University-Lancaster Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

🟨 Check with Ohio University-Lancaster directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Ohio University-Lancaster Have An Online Program?

✅ Ohio University-Lancaster true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Ohio University-Lancaster Offer Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Ohio University-Lancaster true 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?

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Does Ohio University-Lancaster Require Internships?

🟨 Ohio University-Lancaster does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can 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.

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 school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Ohio University Lancaster does not have any ROTC programs.

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