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Our residential campus in Athens is nestled among the Southeast Ohio foothills. More than 20,000 students study here. A vibrant Uptown scene (never call it "downtown"), and scenic, historic campus combine to make Athens a top-ranked college town.
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- College of Health Sciences and Professions
- Honors Tutorial College
- Center for International Studies
- Patton College of Education
- Russ College of Engineering and Technology
- Scripps College of Communication
- University College
- Graduate College
- Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Service
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Scripps Semester in D.C.
The Scripps Semester in DC program is a collaboration between the School of Visual Communication and the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. The program gives…
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Ohio University offers a world-class education on our residential campus in Athens, our five regional campuses, through extension campuses and centers that serve our professional programs and Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, and online.
OHIO's 100% online nursing degree ranked the best RN to BSN program in the U.S. among public universitiesMay 16, 2023
OHIO's award-winning, fully online RN to BSN program prides itself on both its flexibility and affordability. Because the program is designed for nurses already working in the field, students enrolled in the program can graduate in as little as a year while maintaining a full-time working schedule.Read More
Music Industry Summit brings industry leaders to Ohio UniversityMay 11, 2023
The Ohio University Music Industry Summit on April 5-6, 2023, featured an exclusive gathering of prominent artists and music industry leaders for informative panels and compelling interviews, as well as networking and learning opportunitiesRead More