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2024 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,

    1774 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The community here at CWRU is very close-knit so everyone generally knows each other or has mutual connections. This creates a very welcoming and comforting environment for newcomers to find a friend....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 30%,

    Net Price: $38,166,

    SAT Range: 1410-1530,

  2. #2 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Kenyon College

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    4 Year,

    GAMBIER, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Kenyon is an exceptional college. My son is a freshman and has had an amazing first year. First, classes are small (his ranged from 12-35) and teachers really care and get to know the students. ... Kenyon is often listed as one of the pricier colleges, but they are very generous with merit scholarships. I feel our money is well-spent..

    Read 412 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $38,927,

    SAT Range: 1340-1500,

  3. #4 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Denison University

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    4 Year,

    GRANVILLE, OH,

    727 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Denison is a supportive community that has really helped me to develop my interests and talents. They give you time to select your major and change majors if you find something more interesting or....

    Read 727 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 28%,

    Net Price: $38,833,

    SAT Range: 1230-1430,

  4. #5 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    College of Wooster

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    4 Year,

    WOOSTER, OH,

    1370 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Other says My child attends CoW and loves it! As a parent I am thrilled that he has found a place that is challenging academically but tremendously supportive with dedicated faculty and staff. The campus....

    Read 1370 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 61%,

    Net Price: $24,934,

    SAT Range: 1220-1430,

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  6. #12 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Mount St. Joseph University

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    4 Year,

    CINCINNATI, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at Mount St. Joseph University was truly exceptional, allowing a lasting positive impact on both my academic and personal growth. The university's commitment to fostering a supportive....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $17,142,

    SAT Range: 990-1140,

  7. #15 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    Otterbein University

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    4 Year,

    WESTERVILLE, OH,

    728 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Otterbein offers a range of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines including arts and sciences, business, education, nursing, and engineering. The university is known for its...Otterbein emphasizes hands-on learning experiences such as internships, research opportunities, study abroad programs, and community service projects. These experiences enable students to apply....

    Read 728 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $22,138,

    SAT Range: 1010-1220,

  8. #16 Top Private Universities in Ohio.

    University of Mount Union

    4 Year,

    ALLIANCE, OH,

    1159 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Mount Union was my #1 choice of universities ever since I visited for a little siblings weekend when I was just 10 years old. From then on, I knew I’d be a purple raider someday. My four years there....

    Read 1159 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $23,750,

    SAT Range: 980-1180,

  9. Xavier University

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    4 Year,

    CINCINNATI, OH,

    1201 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Xavier University is an outstanding university. Regarding the instructors, atmosphere, culture and the small class sizes. In which, you are given individual attention. Occasionally in schools that....

    Read 1201 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $32,370,

    SAT Range: 1090-1280,

  10. Ursuline College

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    4 Year,

    PEPPER PIKE, OH,

    314 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Ursuline College emphasizes academic excellence and Christian values. The faculty are incredibly supportive, encouraging students to reach their highest potential. During the pandemic, my grandma was....

    Read 314 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 82%,

    Net Price: $16,353,

    SAT Range: 940-1100,

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