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Northwestern UniversityEvanston, IL
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Ohio State University-Main CampusColumbus, OH
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Rankings*
Private (not-for-profit), four-years
Research University (very high research activity)
School TypePublic, four-years
Research University (very high research activity)
Offered Degrees
1-2 Years Certificate, Bachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)Offered Degree1 Year Certificate, 1-2 Years Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Tuition & Fees
expensive$60,768Undergraduate Tuitioncheaper$11,936 Ohio Residents
$35,019 Out-of-State
expensive$56,567Graduate Tuitioncheaper$12,425 Ohio Residents
$38,377 Out-of-State
More$46,822Average Financial Aid AmountLess$10,846
Admission
Higher1,520 SAT
35 ACT
Test ScoresLower1,345 SAT
29 ACT
Tighter7%Acceptance RateEasier57%
Favorable63%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Lower25%
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
TOEFL
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
TOEFL
Advanced placement (AP) CreditsAccepted CreditsDual Credits
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for Military Training
Enrollment
Smaller22,603Total EnrollmentLarger61,369
Smaller8,559Undergraduate Student PopulationLarger46,984
Smaller14,044Graduate Student PopulationLarger14,385
Smaller329Online Student PopulationLarger18,410
Completion & Outcomes
Higher95%Graduate RateLower87%
-Transfer-out Rate8%
Higher97%Retention RateLower94%
Special Learning Opportunity
ROTC
Study Abroad
Evening/Weekend College
Teacher Certificate
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certificate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 3,977)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 14,082)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,526)Board/Meal Plan
Faculties
Less Students per Faculty6 to 1Student to Faculty RatioMore Students per Faculty19 to 1
2,665Number of faculties6,761
Higher$157,615Average Faculty SalaryLower$116,105
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.