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2023 Top Private Universities in Ohio

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  1. #1 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Case Western Reserve University

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    4 Year,

    CLEVELAND, OH,

    1727 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Case is not only supportive to its students, but the students themselves really care for each other. The challenging academics makes this very important, and having that support is great. You will...I feel as though people in these reviews mostly love the university for its opportunities, but some bash on it for not being the most socially active. Honestly your experience comes down to what you....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 30%,

    Net Price: $36,002,

    SAT Range: 1340-1520,

  2. #2 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Kenyon College

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    4 Year,

    GAMBIER, OH,

    396 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says My son is planning to go and from visits, as well as discussions with other students, we can tell it’s a special, amazing place. With a recent $100 million donation, they are building 3 new dorms,....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $40,862,

    SAT Range: 1280-1460,

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  4. #4 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    University of Dayton

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    4 Year,

    DAYTON, OH,

    1437 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The college search process prior to UD was tough. I had been accepted into cheaper colleges, ‘higher ranked’ colleges, I had been accepted into closer colleges, and more, but after touring campus and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $32,768,

    SAT Range: 1080-1300,

  5. #5 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Cedarville University

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    4 Year,

    CEDARVILLE, OH,

    1196 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have loved attending Cedarville University. I have learned so much in my time there. It is a small enough campus that you see people you know all the time, but there’s always someone new to meet!...Something I would like to see change would be the communication between students and management. I think much improvement can be made in the communication between the students and the faculty and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $24,965,

    SAT Range: 1110-1350,

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  7. #10 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    John Carroll University

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    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH,

    829 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I really enjoyed my time and overall experience at JCU. It has great academics with professors who genuinely care and want to see students succeed. It is a small and beautiful campus that strives to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 88%,

    Net Price: $28,805,

    SAT Range: 1060-1260,

  8. #15 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Marietta College

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    4 Year,

    MARIETTA , OH,

    376 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Marietta College is a place to grow. People are largely incredibly friendly, including faculty and staff on campus. Everywhere you go, you will know someone and be able to say hello. Student life...Education-wise, you will be challenged, but you will also be cared for. Professors look out for you and are almost always willing to work with you if you have fallen behind or are having a hard time...Mental health services could be better, but the ladies in H&W are amazing. All in all, a solid college experience..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $20,249,

    SAT Range: 1010-1220,

  9. #16 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Franciscan University of Steubenville

    4 Year,

    STEUBENVILLE, OH,

    823 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I transferred to this school spring of 2020. I needed a more faith-filled environment, a Catholic one and this school was it. Franciscan is academically a challenge, which is good. They have numerous...The dorms are pretty nice. Some don't have AC which can be hard. The Heights could use some renovating, big time. The food is pretty good, and the cafe on campus is great! The atmosphere is great too....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $25,175,

    SAT Range: 1070-1290,

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