Ohio University Eastern Campus

Overview of Ohio University Eastern Campus

The main campus of Ohio University Eastern is in Saint Clairsville, OH (a rural site not far from an urban area). The school is a public school. Ohio University Eastern offers degrees up to the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

The school tends to concentrate its instruction in a few key disciplines. Ohio University Eastern students most commonly major in a field related to liberal arts.

Ohio University Eastern Selectivity

The school admits all qualified candidates under its open-admission policy.


Ohio University Eastern offers tenure to reward and retain some professors.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 751 enrolled students.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Mission Statement Ohio University holds as its central purpose the intellectual and personal development of its students. Distinguished by its rich history, diverse campus, international community, and beautiful Appalachian setting, Ohio University is known as well for its outstanding faculty of accomplished teachers whose research and creative activity advance knowledge across many disciplines."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Ohio University Eastern

Ohio University-Eastern Campus
45425 National Rd W
Saint Clairsville , OH 43950
General Phone: (740) 695-1720

Ohio University Eastern Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts9liberal arts and sciences, humanities

Number of programs and degrees for Ohio University Eastern in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree92

Ohio University Eastern Student Body

In 2007-2008, Ohio University Eastern had a total enrollment of 751 students (615 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 97%
Black 2%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 5%
18-19 26%
20-21 22%
22-24 21%
25-29 10%
30-34 4%
35-39 4%
40-49 6%
50-64 2%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

West Virginia4%

Ohio University Eastern Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 100 %

Ohio University Eastern Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of St. Clairsville, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Ohio University Eastern Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,395
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,715
Books and supplies $ 873

Financial Aid:
Ohio University Eastern participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 310006)

Ohio University Eastern Faculty

Ohio University Eastern has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track31

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professoracademic year7$65,6573$63,643
Assistant professoracademic year6$56,7151*
All faculty totalacademic year13$61,5304$60,882

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Ohio University Eastern Degree Programs (2007)

Liberal Arts
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

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Ohio University Eastern Highlights

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What Sets Ohio University Eastern Apart:

% of degrees in liberal arts
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 11%Ohio University Eastern Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 14%Ohio University Eastern Salaries of full-time faculty
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 17%Ohio University Eastern % of full-time faculty on tenure track

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