Ohio University-Lancaster Campus

Tel: (740)654-6711
2,590 students
Public institution
Ohio University-lancaster branch is one of five Regional Campuses of Ohio University serving southeastern Ohio and the neighboring communities of West Virginia and Pennsylvania. Ohio University was established in 1804 as the first university in the state of Ohio and the Northwest Territory.
School Highlights:
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus serves 2,590 students (47% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus is one of 2 community colleges within Fairfield County County, OH.
The nearest community college is Daymar College-Lancaster (3.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 77 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,590 teachers has grown by 49% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has decreased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 83% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,590 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
1,221 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 1,369 students
1,017 students
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus sch enrollment Ohio University-Lancaster Campus sta enrollment
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
5%
12%
% White
86%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
1% 2%
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus sch ethnicity Ohio University-Lancaster Campus sta ethnicity
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. 0.22 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,974 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,510 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,974 $5,740
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,510 $10,252
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 79%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Fifty years ago Ohio University extended courses and services to Lancaster and Fairfield County. Now the Lancaster Campus serves over 1700 students annually who are seeking associate's, bachelor's, or master's degrees. Many students join us directly from high school; many return to the classroom after taking time for employment or family; some transfer from other colleges, universities, and technical schools; and still more take courses in summer or during intersession for credits toward their programs at other schools. Academic Degrees are offered in Post-Secondary education, College Tech Prep programs prepare more young adults for the evolving technology workforce, Associates - a degree awarded upon completion of a two-year program of study, Bachelors - A degree awarded upon successful completion an undergraduate course of study in the aspects of science, technology, arts or humanities and Masters - A degree awarded after one to two year's of post-graduate study. Services available to students include academic advising, career counseling and job placement, developmental courses, a Tutoring and Learning Resource Center, and state-certified child care for the children of our students. Students enjoy participating in Alpha Phi Omega, Phi Theta Kappa, L.E.A.D., intercollegiate and intramural athletics, cultural events, political activities, and discussions.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Lancaster Daymar College-Lancaster
    Private for-profit
    1579 Victor Rd.
    Lancaster, OH 43130
    (740)687-6126
    3.6  Mi  |  71  students
  • Canal Winchester World Harvest Bible College
    Private not-for-profit
    10165 Wright Rd
    Canal Winchester, OH 43110
    (614)837-4088
    14.1  Mi  |  0  students
  • Columbus ITT Technical Institute-Columbus
    Private for-profit
    4717 Hilton Corporate Dr
    Columbus, OH 43232
    (614)868-2000
    20  Mi  |  401  students
  • Columbus Kaplan College-Columbus
    Private for-profit
    2745 Winchester Pike
    Columbus, OH 43232
    (614)456-4600
    21.2  Mi  |  0  students
  • Newark Central Ohio Technical College
    Public
    1179 University Drive
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)366-1351
    23.4  Mi  |  3639  students
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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,816 per year for in-state students and $10,583 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,043 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 69%. 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 0.34, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Herzing University-Toledo. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.