Athens Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools

Athens Colleges and Schools

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Of Note For College Students

  • Athens is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Athens.
  • A lot of people walk and bicycle in Athens.

Colleges in Athens with Selective Admissions

These schools do not admit all qualified applicants.
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Ohio University-Main Campus

Athens, OH 45701-2979

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: secondary teaching, marketing, liberal arts and humanities, business management, journalism, psychology, health and physical education, political science
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 21,089 students, 23,112 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 7,712 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 480-600. Math: 490-600. Writing: 470-580.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.
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Colleges in Nearby Cities and Towns

(Student count includes part-time and full-time; not all students live in the city or town. Data as of 2007.)

City/Town Colleges Pop.
Students Dorms
Nelsonville Colleges 2 5,230 4,381 935

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