• 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-Zanesville Campus serves 1,827 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,827 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,076
  • Out-state tuition: $9,612
  • Student:teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Minority enrollment: 13%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Ohio University-Zanesville Campus
(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
83 staff
91 staff
This chart display total faculty of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and community college average number of faculty in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Student Body

The student population of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus has declined by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five years.
The Ohio University-Zanesville Campus diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,827 students
1,346 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and community college average number of enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
16:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and community college average student staff ratio of OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Students
693 students
553 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,134 students
793 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of OH.
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
200 students
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
3%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
87%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the percentage of White community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Non Resident students in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the percentage of Non Resident community college students in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Unknown races
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score
0.24
0.51
This chart display the diversity score of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the community college average diversity score of OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$43,700
$31,900
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Ohio University-Zanesville 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 $5,076 is less than the state average of $5,265. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,612 is less than the state average of $11,145. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$5,076
$5,265
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$9,612
$11,145
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
87%
91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$20,834
$19,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,328
$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Ohio University-Zanesville Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 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: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • In 1946, Ohio University-Zanesville began a tradition of providing the education of a major research university, while maintaining the individualized attention associated with a small, liberal arts college. Ohio University-Zanesville serves commuter students who seek associate, bachelor's or master's degrees, community education, or business and industry training. Our students join us right out of high school, from years of working on the job, or from other colleges, universities or technical schools. With a small, friendly staff and more than 50 accessible faculty, Ohio University-Zanesville provides a high quality educational experience complete with academic advising, tutoring, and specialized testing services. Our facilities feature state-of-the-art wireless internet access, a cafeteria, a coffee cafĂ©, bookstore, a 62,000 volume library with vast electronic databases and resources, a fitness center and the Collegial Woods walking trails. Ohio University-Zanesville offers flexibly scheduled classes in Zanesville and Cambridge . Combine this flexibility with student groups such as Alpha Phi Omega, Student Senate; intramural sports; and cultural activities to round out your university experience. OUZ is here in your community to meet your family's educational needs.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,827 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,076
  • Out-state tuition: $9,612
  • Student:teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Minority enrollment: 13%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,265 per year for in-state students and $11,145 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,281 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 68%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Davis College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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