Ohio University Lancaster Campus

Ohio University Lancaster Campus

Ohio University-Lancaster Campus is one of the campuses of Ohio University. It is located in Lancaster, Ohio. Ohio University-Lancaster Campus offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees in diverse areas of study. It also offers online courses to its students. The campus also has a center for adult learning.

Ohio University-Lancaster Campus's athletics department sponsors sports teams in basketball, volleyball, baseball, tennis, golf, softball and tennis. Ohio University-Lancaster Campus is a member of the Ohio Regional Campus Conference. The campus also hosts a wide variety of student clubs and organizations, including Phi Theta Kappa, Lambda Pi Eta and Alpha Phi Omega.

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Contacting Ohio University Lancaster

Ohio University-Lancaster Campus
1570 Granville Pike
Lancaster , OH 43130-1037
General Phone: (740) 654-6711

Ohio University Lancaster Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts25liberal arts and sciences, humanities, interdisciplinary studies
Business and Management24business management, accounting technology, MIS
Security and Law Enforcement10criminal justice and police
Medical Support and Technology7medical assistant
Media4radio and TV tech
Family and Social Work4child development

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree7410

Ohio University Lancaster Student Body

In 2007-2008, Ohio University Lancaster had a total enrollment of 1,728 students (1,239 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 94%
Black 3%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 26%
20-21 19%
22-24 17%
25-29 13%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%

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


Ohio University Lancaster Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 55 %
Part-Time 21 %

Ohio University Lancaster Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Lancaster, 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 Lancaster Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,581
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,904
Books and supplies $ 873

Financial Aid:
Ohio University Lancaster participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 310003)

Ohio University Lancaster Faculty

Ohio University Lancaster has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track43
Non-tenured and not on tenure track01

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year2*0*
Associate professoracademic year8$67,43111$69,044
Assistant professoracademic year4$51,4103$50,405
All faculty totalacademic year14$63,64814$65,050

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

Ohio University Lancaster Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General

Family And Social Work
Child Development

Liberal Arts
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

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What Sets Ohio University Lancaster Apart:

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Top 12%Ohio University Lancaster % of degrees in engineering technician
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Top 13%Ohio University Lancaster Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 18%Ohio University Lancaster Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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