Academic Ranking of World Universities

The Ohio State University - Columbus
English Name: The Ohio State University - Columbus
Region: Northern America
Country: USA
Found Year: 1870
Address: Student Academic Services Building, 281 W. Lane Ave.

Established in 1870, The Ohio State University is a world-class research university located in Columbus, Ohio, the state’s capital and largest city. Ohio State has attained national and international distinction in education and research and is ranked among the top 20 public universities in the United States (U.S. News & World Report). Students benefit from a scholarly environment in which research inspires and informs teaching.


Big university, big opportunities  

Ohio State offers more than 200 majors (from liberal arts to biological sciences), 492 areas of specialization, more than 1,000 student organizations and internships in every field. Opportunities in and out of the classroom help students network, gain experience and strengthen their preparation for employment or graduate school.


A top research university    

Ohio State ranks among the top 15 public research universities in the United States. The university’s research labs, expert faculty, and ties to industry result in a high ranking for Ohio State’s programs in the biological, medical and physical sciences, as well as in technology and engineering.


Great location: Columbus, Ohio    

Columbus consistently has one of the strongest economies in the nation (On Numbers Economic Index) and was

named among the world’s “Top 7 Intelligent Communities” for 2015 (Intelligent Community Forum). Our students enjoy great opportunities to pursue internships in Columbus’s strength areas of research and technology, healthcare, insurance, and service businesses.


Total Enrollment:49211
           International Students:3500(7%)
Undergraduate Enrollment:38479
           International Students:1483(4%)
Graduate Enrollment:10732
           International Students:2017(19%)

Undergraduate Programs
           Actuarial Science
           Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
           African American and African Studies
           Agribusiness and Applied Economics
           Agricultural and Extension Education
           Agricultural Communication
           Agricultural Systems Management
           Allied Medical Professions General Information
           Ancient History and Classics
           Animal Sciences
           Art Education
           Arts and Sciences General Information
           Arts Management
           Astronomy and Astrophysics
           Athletic Training
           Atmospheric Sciences
           Biological Sciences, Undecided
           Biomedical Engineering
           Biomedical Science
           Business Administration General Information
           Chemical Engineering
           City and Regional Planning
           Civil Engineering
           Community Leadership
           Comparative Studies
           Computer and Information Science
           Computer Science and Engineering
           Construction Systems Management
           Consumer and Family Financial Services
           Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies
           Dental Hygiene
           Dental Hygiene (baccalaureate completion program)
           Earth Sciences
           Education - Foreign Language
           Education - Integrated Language Arts/English
           Education - Special Education
           Education - Technical Education and Training
           Electrical and Computer Engineering
           Engineering General Information
           Engineering Physics
           Environmental Engineering
           Environmental Policy and Management
           Environmental Science
           Evolution and Ecology
           Exercise Science Education
           Exploration, Undecided
           Family and Consumer Sciences Education
           Fashion and Retail Studies
           Film Studies
           Food Business Management
           Food Science and Technology
           Food, Agricultural, and Biological Engineering
           Forestry, Fisheries, and Wildlife
           Geographic Information Systems
           Globalization Studies
           Health Information Management and Systems
           Health Professions Exploration
           Health Sciences Program
           History of Art
           Hospitality Management
           Human Development and Family Science
           Human Nutrition
           Human Resources
           Industrial and Systems Engineering
           Industrial Design
           Information Systems
           Interior Design
           International Business Administration
           International Studies
           Intro to Pre-Professional Programs
           Islamic Studies
           Jewish Studies
           Landscape Architecture
           Logistics Management
           Management and Industry Exploration
           Materials Science and Engineering
           Meat Science
           Mechanical Engineering
           Medical Dietetics
           Medical Laboratory Science
           Medieval and Renaissance Studies
           Middle Childhood Education (pre-licensure)
           Modern Greek
           Molecular Genetics
           Music - Composition
           Music - Education
           Music - History
           Music - Jazz Studies
           Music - Performance
           Music - Theory
           Music - Voice
           Music, Undecided
           Nursing (RN to BSN)
           Operations Management
           Parks, Recreation, and Tourism
           Pharmaceutical Sciences
           Physical Education, Sport, and Physical Activity
           Plant Health Management
           Plant Pathology
           Political Science
           Pre-Occupational Therapy
           Pre-Physical Therapy
           Pre-Public Health
           Pre-Veterinary Medicine
           Professional Golf Management
           Public Affairs
           Radiologic Sciences and Therapy
           Real Estate and Urban Analysis
           Respiratory Therapy
           Risk Management and Insurance
           Romance Studies
           Science and Technology Exploration
           Sexuality Studies
           Social and Behavioral Sciences, Undecided
           Social Work
           Speech and Hearing Science
           Sport Industry
           Sustainable Plant Systems
           Visual Communication Design
           Welding Engineering
           Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies
           World Literatures
Graduate Programs
           Accounting and Management Information Systems
           Accounting, Master of
           Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
           African American and African Studies
           Agricultural and Extension Education
           Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics
           Allied Medical Professions
           Animal Sciences
           Art Education
           Arts Policy and Administration
           Atmospheric Sciences
           Audiology, Doctor of
           Biochemistry Program (Ohio State)
           Biomedical Engineering
           Business Admin M.B.A. Pgm for Working Prof
           Business Administration
           Business Administration Executive M.B.A. Program
           Business Administration, Masters of, Full-Time
           Business Finance, Specialized Masters of
           Business Logistics Engineering
           Business Marketing, Specialized Masters in
           Business Operational Excellence, Master of
           Chemical Engineering
           Chemical Physics
           City and Regional Planning
           Civil Engineering
           Comparative & Veterinary Medicine
           Comparative Studies
           Computer Science and Engineering
           Dance Studies
           East Asian Languages and Literatures
           East Asian Studies
           Education: Educational Policy and Leadership
           Education: Physical Activity and Educational Services
           Education: Teaching and Learning
           Electrical & Computer Engineering
           Environment and Natural Resources
           Environmental Science
           Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology
           Family Resource Management
           Fashion and Retail Studies
           Food Science and Technology
           Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering
           French and Italian
           Geodetic Science and Surveying
           Geological Sciences
           Germanic Languages and Literatures
           Greek and Latin
           Health and Rehabilitation Science
           Health Services Management and Policy
           History of Art
           Horticulture and Crop Science
           Hospitality Management
           Human Development and Family Science
           Human Nutrition and Food Management
           Industrial and Systems Engineering
           Industrial, Interior and Visual Communication Design
           Integrated Biomedical Science Graduate Program
           Labor and Human Resources
           Labor and Human Resources, Master of
           Landscape Architecture
           Latin American Studies
           Law, Master in the Study of
           Materials Science and Engineering
           Mechanical Engineering
           Medical Science
           Molecular Genetics
           Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
           Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
           Neuroscience Graduate Studies Program
           Nuclear Engineering
           Nursing Practice, Doctor of
           Nutrition Program, The Ohio State University
           Occupational Therapy
           Oral Biology
           Physical Therapy, Doctor of
           Plant Pathology
           Political Science
           Public Health-MPH
           Public Health-MS, PhD
           Public Health-PEP
           Public Policy and Management
           Rural Sociology
           Slavic and East European Languages and Literatures
           Slavic and East European Studies
           Social Work
           Spanish and Portuguese
           Speech and Hearing Science
           Speech-Language Pathology
           Vision Science
           Welding Engineering
           Women's Studies

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