Ohio Business College-Sandusky

5202 Timber Commons Drive
Sandusky, OH 44870-5871
Tel: (419)627-8345
264 students
Private for-profit
Ohio Business College is dedicated to the ideal that education is growth and that each person should have the opportunity to develop to his or her full potential. Ohio Business College is concerned with developing the total person so that each student will not only acquire the business knowledge and skills necessary for success, but also find a way of life that enriches the mind with understanding and sensitivity to the problems and needs of others. The faculty and administrative staff of Ohio Business College are deeply committed to an ongoing responsibility to and respect for the students, their families, and local business community. Ohio Business College continually works to instill a similar sense of pride and respect in its students and alumni.
School Highlights
Ohio Business College-Sandusky serves 264 students (64% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Ohio Business College-Sandusky is one of 2 community colleges within Erie County, OH.
The nearest community college is Bowling Green State University-Firelands (3.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 183% over five years.
College Ohio Business College-Sandusky (OH) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 17 staff 29 staff

Student Body

The student population of 264 has declined by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 75:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 264 students 510 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 16:1 27:1
# Full-Time Students 170 students 322 students
# Part-Time Students 94 students 248 students
% Hispanic
4%
3%
% Black
20%
12%
% White
76%
73%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.38 0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,140 is less than the state average of $10,665. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,140 is less than the state average of $12,158. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,140 $10,665
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,140 $12,158
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 94%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • In 1903 Lorain Business College was established as private, co-educational institution of higher business education located in downtown Lorain on the corner of Sixth Street and Broadway Avenue. The school operated under the management of C. L. Bair at the same location. In April 1998 name officially changed to Ohio Business College. Ohio Business College has been providing excellence in business education since 1903, with a continuing commitment to excellence and real results. With two Campus Locations, Ohio Business College offers the following business related programs: legal assistant training, business management training, web page design, IT training, as well as degrees in Finance, Accounting, Human Resource Management, and Administrative Office Assistant. Ohio Business College is also focused on providing adult continuing education programs and resources to enable getting your diploma or degree even that much easier. Ohio Business College is accredited as a business school by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. Ohio Business College is authorized to grant Associate Degrees in Applied Buisness by the State Board of Career Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,907 per year for in-state students and $10,551 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,233 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Sanford-Brown College-Middleburg Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.