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The Ohio State University
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  • Graduate School
  • COLUMBUS, OH

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Ohio State is a public graduate school in Columbus, Ohio. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 14,350 graduate students. Of the 111 graduate programs offered at The Ohio State University, 10 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. 28% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
14,350
Part-Time Grad Students
4,052
Research Assistants
2,008
Teaching Assistants
2,031
Racial Diversity
  • White
    60.4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    17.9%
  • African American
    5.5%
  • Asian
    5.4%
  • Hispanic
    4.3%
  • Unknown
    3.6%
  • Multiracial
    2.7%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 55 responses
  • Driven
    25%
  • Down-to-earth
    11%
  • Friendly
    25%
  • Intellectual
    20%
  • Organized
    2%
  • average
    4%
  • Compassionate
    5%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 54 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    20%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    19%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    44%
  • Did not prepare me for jobs out of academia
    2%
  • Fast paced
    2%
  • Have not attended - seeking funding
    13%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
92%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 53 responses
Poll
81%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 52 responses
Poll
77%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 52 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 55 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    33%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    27%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    15%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    13%
  • More than $100,000
    13%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 55 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    11%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    5%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    7%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    2%
  • $125,000 - $150,000
    2%
  • Did not graduate yet
    73%
82%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 55 responses

Living in the Area

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Median Household Income
$25,859
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,081
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$347,610
National
$281,900

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