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Physics & Astronomy Undergraduate Research Experiences
Work with World-Class Physicists If you’re a physics and astronomy student, plan to get lots of research experience—from lasers to nano-materials. You might…
Industry Focus: Automation/AI, Data, Education, Engineering, Government, Manufacturing, Science, TechnologyLearn More About This Experience
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 maintains top ranking: #1 RN to BSN program in the U.S. among public universitiesNovember 17, 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.
Make a difference: Transition to social work with an online master's degreeOctober 20, 2023
In a world where career transition is often driven by profit and individual success, social work stands apart as a dedicated space for those looking to create real, tangible change in the lives of individuals and underserved populations.
Ohio University launches President's Opportunity Promise AwardOctober 19, 2023
The award, which was announced by President Gonzalez during her Investiture Ceremony on Oct. 18., will increase higher education access for qualifying Pell-eligible students in Athens County, and all contiguous Ohio counties, to attend Ohio University tuition-free.