• Ohio University Eastern 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-Eastern Campus serves 1,054 students (26% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 1,054 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,872
  • Out-state tuition: $6,718
  • Student:teacher ratio: 28:1
  • Minority enrollment: 20%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Ohio University-Eastern Campus ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Ohio University-Eastern Campus
(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
37 staff
91 staff
This chart display total faculty of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and community college average number of faculty in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Student Body

The student population of Ohio University-Eastern Campus has grown by 72% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Ohio University-Eastern Campus diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,054 students
1,173 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and community college average number of enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
28:1
17:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and community college average student staff ratio of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
# Full-Time Students
272 students
552 students
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# Part-Time Students
782 students
768 students
This chart display the total number of Part-time students enrollment of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and average number of community college Part-time students enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Ohio University-Eastern Campus.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of OH.
# Enrollment Undergraduate
507 students
239 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
272 students
552 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
8 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
782 students
782 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
3 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
299 students
% Asian
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percentage of Asian community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Hispanic
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Black
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% White
80%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percentage of White community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Non Resident races
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Non Resident students in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percentage of Non Resident community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Unknown races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ohio University-Eastern Campus.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score
0.36
0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the community college average diversity score of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
1.07%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.79%
1.83%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$43,700
$31,900
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of OH by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,872 is less than the state average of $4,876. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,718 is less than the state average of $11,127. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$4,872
$4,876
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$6,718
$11,127
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
85%
89%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$20,629
$18,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,333
$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Ohio University-Eastern Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
73%
SAT Reading
n/a
460
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
20
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Ohio University Eastern is one of five regional campuses of Ohio University. Our primary mission is to offer Ohio University courses, programs, and selected degrees to the residents of Southeastern Ohio and neighboring states. We have campuses located at Athens, Chillicothe, Lancaster, Southern Campus and Zanesville. The Ohio University Eastern Campus consists of two buildings, Wilson Shannon Hall (1967) and the Robert W. Ney Health and Physical Education Center (1998), sitting in the midst of just over 300 acres of rolling hills in rural, eastern Ohio. A Science and Fine Arts addition to Shannon Hall is contemplated for the future. We offer the first two years, Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degrees, of nearly all of Ohio University's 250 majors. At the Eastern Campus, students can complete their undergraduate degrees in the following programs: Business Administration, Community Health Services, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Exercise Physiology, Gerontology Certificate, Health Communication, Health Services Administration, Middle Childhood Education, Nursing (BSN only), Organizational Communication, and Specialized Studies. Master's degrees are also offered.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Ohio University-Eastern Campus cost?

Ohio University-Eastern Campus's tuition is approximately $4,872 for In-State students and $6,718 for Out-State students.

What is Ohio University-Eastern Campus's ranking?

Ohio University-Eastern Campus ranks among the top 20% of community college in Ohio for: Least expensive tuition and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 1,054 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,872
  • Out-state tuition: $6,718
  • Student:teacher ratio: 28:1
  • Minority enrollment: 20%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,876 per year for in-state students and $11,127 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,933 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 74%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Davis College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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