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Tightest Ohio Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Ohio colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Case Western Reserve University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 27.36% for academic year 2019-2020 in Ohio. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Ohio.
Tightest Ohio Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Case Western Reserve University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCleveland, OH
27.36%28,7867,8761,35717.23%
2Ohio State University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsColumbus, OH
53.74%47,70325,6347,71630.10%
3Youngstown State University
Public, 4 or more yearsYoungstown, OH
67.39%9,1666,1771,93931.39%
4Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsBowling Green, OH
71.82%17,17912,3383,39027.48%
5University of Dayton
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDayton, OH
72.03%17,46212,5782,03516.18%
6University of Akron Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAkron, OH
73.04%14,55310,6292,73925.77%
7Xavier University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCincinnati, OH
76.37%14,75811,2711,21010.74%
8University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsCincinnati, OH
76.67%23,60918,1025,48030.27%
9Miami University-Oxford
Public, 4 or more yearsOxford, OH
80.39%28,92023,2484,30918.53%
10Ohio University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAthens, OH
82.07%24,17919,8433,67118.50%