Ohio University-Eastern Campus

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  • 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 512 students (65% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Ohio University-Eastern Campus places among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ohio University-Eastern Campus(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty30 staff40 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ohio University-Eastern Campus has declined by 52% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The Ohio University-Eastern Campus diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment512 students868 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:127:1
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# Full-Time Students335 students472 students
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# Part-Time Students177 students396 students
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
4%
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% Black
3%
14%
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% White
90%
66%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
1%
8%
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Diversity Score0.190.53
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$43,700$30,800
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,872 is more than the state average of $4,863. 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 $11,108. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,872$4,863
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,718$11,108
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$20,909$19,930
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 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,063$6,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Ohio University-Eastern Campus is Belmont College (5.2 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,863 per year for in-state students and $11,108 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.