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Ohio State University (OSU) starts its admission process in autumn and spring season. In 2018, the university received 52540 applications for undergraduate admissions out of which only 24943 were offered admission.
The admission in OSU is selective. The university reviews the applications holistically and admits applicants who have the ability to lead, contribute and engage with a diverse campus community. February is the application deadline for admission to the autumn semester, although December applications are given full consideration for scholarships and financial aid. Over 75% of students receive some form of financial assistance.
Factors affecting admissions in OSU are -
|Application form||UG: Coalition Application and the Common Application|
PG: University’s website
|Intake seasons||Spring, Autumn|
|Application fee||UG: 70 USD|
PG: 70 USD
|Mode of Payment||Visa, Master Card or Discover|
|Test scores||UG: ACT/SAT|
|Average retention rate||94.5%|
|Autumn||Early action: Nov. 1|
Regular decision: Feb. 1
|Graduate program||Varies with program|
The university welcomes more than 6000 international students from 100 countries. The initial point of contact for international students is the Office of International Affairs.
International students do not receive U.S. federal financial aid. However, they are eligible to be considered for University Fellowships and aid offered by the specific graduate program in the form of teaching, administrative and research assistantships. Also, the Office of International Affairs provides a few Graduate/Professional Student Grants and Scholarships.
Language requirements - TOEFL/IELTS/SAT (Reading test)/ACT(English section)
|IELTS||6.5 or higher|
|SAT (Critical reading section)||500|
|ACT (English section)||21|
Academic requirements - ACT/SAT scores, Official transcripts (translated into English)
Additional documents - Letter of recommendation(optional), Proof of financial support, Passport
Ohio State University offers 200+ major undergraduate programs. To enrol in the intended major major program you have to fulfil prerequisites of the desired program. However, some majors are competitive and have only a limited number of seats, so fulfilling the minimum requirement doesn’t guarantee admission.
All academic major programs at OSU are offered by degree-granting colleges or schools and has their own academic requirements.
Academic requirements - SAT/ACT, Official transcripts
Scores must come directly from the testing agency.
|ACT (middle 50%)||27-32|
|SAT (middle 50%)||1280-1410|
Supporting documents - Letter of Recommendation(optional)
Each graduate program sets its own application deadlines and review schedule. The applicant must complete the application with all supporting credentials by the application deadline.
Academic requirements - GRE/GMAT scores, Official Transcripts/ Academic record.
Depending on the program, an audition, portfolio, sample of written work, GRE or GMAT test score, etc., may be required.
Additional documents - Three letters of recommendation, Statement of Purpose.
Language requirements - Scores must be sent directly from the testing agency to OSU. The requirement may vary from program to program.
|Exam type||Minimum requirements|
The Admissions Committee reviews completed applications on a rolling admissions basis. It is always better to apply early for scholarship considerations and to get admission in the desired field.
|Application Deadline||April 15|
|Application Portal||Fisher College of Business|
|Application Fee||70 USD|
|Academic Requirements||GMAT/GRE, Official transcripts|
|Supporting Documents||Resume, Essay, Letters of Recommendation, Video Interview, Live interview(by invitation only)|
|Additional Requirements for International Students||TOEFL/IELTS, Passport copy|
|Course Fee||53,642 USD|
To get admission in CSE graduate program of OSU, the applicant will need an undergraduate degree in computer science engineering or have done courses in the same field.
|Application Deadline||December 1(Admission seeking financial support)|
January 31(Admission not seeking financial support)
|Application Fee||70 USD|
|Academic Requirements||GRE, Official transcripts|
|Supporting Documents||Three letters of recommendation, Statement of purpose, Resume/CV, Proof of financial support|
|Additional Requirements for International Students||TOEFL, IELTS, MELAB|
|Course Fee||38,691 USD|
|Application Deadline||Fall: April 15|
Spring: October 15
|Application Portal||LSAC/University application|
|Application Fee||50 USD|
|Academic Requirements||Official Transcripts|
|Supporting Documents||Letters of recommendation, Resume, Personal Statement|
|Additional Requirements for International Students||TOEFL, IELTS|
|Course Fee||49058 USD|
|Application Fee||70 USD|
|Supporting Documents||Official transcripts, Three letters of recommendation, Resume, Statement of Purpose|
|Additional Requirements for International Students||TOEFL/IELTS/MELAB|
|Course Fee||38,181 USD|
Admission to Ohio State University is competitive. The university analyses the application on various parameters such as academic records and soft skill set of the candidate. So, to secure the admission you need to exceed the minimum requirements.