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Degree and Certificate Programs

Academic Overview


There are a variety of full degree­ and­ certificate options available to students at the Ohio University Lancaster Campus. These are discussed further below. ­Of­ course, ­the campus also provides access to the beginning requirements for many degrees within the Ohio University system or at other colleges or universities.

Beyond traditional instruction, the Lancaster Campus offers a variety of­ one-­ or­ two-day­ credit workshops, fully online courses and hybrid courses, which provide a mix of online and face-to-face instruction, and an extensive selection of summer courses for current and transient students. In addition, the campus ­hosts high school students under the PSEOP and seniors-to-sophomores options and ­partners­ with area high schools in offering dual-credit courses.­­The Lancaster Campus also­ reaches into the ­community­ with­ non-credit­ workshops, business and corporate training, the 60+­ program­ for­ senior­ citizens and introductory course work for the Mt. Carmel College of Nursing BSN program in Lancaster.


Associate's Degree Programs Offered in Lancaster


Bachelor's Degree Programs in Lancaster


University Certificate Programs


University certificates provide opportunities for focused study on a particular topic, but typically from an interdisciplinary perspective. Completion of a University certificate program is officially recognized on the student transcript. With careful selection of classes, students can complete the following programs at the Lancaster Campus. Certificates will be awarded when Bachelor's degree is obtained.

Women's and Gender Studies Certificate

Diversity Certificate


Campus Certificate Programs


The­ Lancaster­ Campus ­offers the following certificates in recognition of student completion of coursework that may be applicable in specific types of employment:

Computer Networking Specialist
Computer Numerical Control (CNC)

Medical Office Receptionist
Office Administration
Skills Development


Campus certificates are not officially recognized on student transcripts, but they are often useful building blocks for students on their way to a full degree. Financial aid is not available for Campus Certificates unless completed with a Bachelor's degree.


Graduate Programs


Ohio University graduate degrees are now closer than ever for residents across Ohio and beyond its borders. Ohio University colleges are making high-quality graduate programs designed for the working professional — with flexible schedules, delivered at nearby locations as cohort programs, fully online through eCampus as well as through technology-enhanced delivery. ­

Please visit the eCampus web page for more information.