Ohio University-Southern Campus: Narrative Description

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1804 Liberty Ave.
Ironton, OH 45638-2214
Tel: (740)533-4600; 800-626-0513; Admissions: (740)533-4612; Fax: (740)533-4632; Web Site: http://www.ohiou.edu/

Description: State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of Ohio Board of Regents. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1956. Setting: 9-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 1,746. Faculty: 155 (15 full-time, 140 part-time). 482 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 1,110 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 520 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 14% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 0.3% Hispanic, 3% black, 0.2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 48% 25 or older. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, self-designed majors, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required for some: high school transcript. Placement: SAT I or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $20. State resident tuition: $3693 full-time. Nonresident tuition: $5013 full-time. Full-time tuition varies according to student level.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Choral group. Student services: legal services. College housing not available. Ohio University-Southern Campus Library with 26,000 books, 19,198 microform titles, 275 serials, 524 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 147 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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