University of Northwestern Ohio

Tel: (419)227-3141
4,202 students
Private not-for-profit
The University of Northwestern Ohio is a co-educational, residential, private institution founded in 1920. It enrolls approximately 3100 students in the Colleges of Business, Technologies, and Distance Learning.
School Highlights:
University of Northwestern Ohio serves 4,202 students (91% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
University of Northwestern Ohio is one of 3 community colleges within Allen County, OH.
The nearest community college is James A Rhodes State College (6.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 141 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
College University of Northwestern Ohio 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 Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 141 staff
61 staff
University of Northwestern Ohio Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,202 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 1300% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,202 students 1,296 students
University of Northwestern Ohio Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1
21:1
University of Northwestern Ohio Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 3,837 students
814 students
University of Northwestern Ohio Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 365 students
1,040 students
University of Northwestern Ohio Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
University of Northwestern Ohio Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 3,801 students 802 students
# Graduate Students 36 students 23 students
University of Northwestern Ohio Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Hispanic
2%
21%
University of Northwestern Ohio Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
3%
15%
University of Northwestern Ohio Black (2006-2013)
% White
66%
51%
University of Northwestern Ohio White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
26%
3%
University of Northwestern Ohio Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
University of Northwestern Ohio Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.56 0.68
University of Northwestern Ohio Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $9,565 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 28% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,565 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 28% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $9,565 $5,660
University of Northwestern Ohio In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,565 $10,250
University of Northwestern Ohio Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 1,482 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
University of Northwestern Ohio % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • The University of Northwestern Ohio is an entrepreneurial, not-for-profit institution of higher learning, preparing students for careers and productive citizenship that encompass the business, professional, corporate and technological communities by providing quality education and training in response to the needs and aspirations of our constituents. Founded in 1920, it is a private, not-for-profit institution. The University of Northwestern Ohio is a co-educational institution authorized by the Ohio Board of Regents to grant baccalaureate degrees and associate degrees in applied business in the College of Business and associate degrees of applied science in the College of Technologies. All College of Business degrees are available via the University of Northwestern Ohio's distance learning programs. The college is accreditated by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, coupled with the certification of our College of Technologies by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,611 per year for in-state students and $10,960 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,558 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 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Sanford-Brown College-Middleburg Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.