Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute

  • The Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute provides students with an outstanding education in horticulture, agriculture, environmental and laboratory sciences, business, and engineering technologies.

School Highlights

Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute serves 687 students (89% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.

Top Rankings

Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Other FieldsBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty38 staff39 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 92% over five years.
Total Enrollment687 students823 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:127:1
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# Full-Time Students611 students475 students
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# Part-Time Students76 students348 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
459310
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
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% Black
1%
14%
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% White
92%
66%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
8%
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Diversity Score0.150.53
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College Completion Rate
41%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$48,900$30,800
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $7,223 is more than the state average of $4,856. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $23,703 is more than the state average of $11,120. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$7,223$4,856
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Out-State Tuition Fees$23,703$11,120
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$20,500$19,930
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,500$6,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Nestled in the rolling hills just outside Wooster, Ohio, our campus draws students from far afield and from just around the corner. They come for our excellent facilities, a mix of high-tech and down-home, that range from tropical plant conservatory to construction lab, floral design studio to foaling barn. On the central campus, our Horticulture Complex includes five production greenhouses, classrooms and a lovely historic conservatory, blooming with exotic and tropical plants all year round. OARDC provides opportunities Adjacent to Ohio State ATI's Central Campus, the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center offers internship and employment opportunities for our agriculture and horticulture students. Also affiliated with The Ohio State University, OARDC is one of the country's largest research institutes of its kind, and maintains dozens of working laboratories and research plots as well as Secrest Arboretum and a renowned rose garden. Ohio State ATI students can earn an Associate degree in one or more of 28 majors or "technologies" or a certificate of competency in hydraulic service and repair and commercial turf equipment. Each program of study provides excellent career preparation, combining coursework with a variety of hands-on practical experiences and the opportunity to make professional contacts with industry insiders. Students who successfully complete prescribed courses earn an Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Science, or the Certificate of Competency.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute is University of Akron Wayne College (9.1 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,856 per year for in-state students and $11,120 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,406 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Ohio Business College-Sheffield. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.