- Location Columbus, OH
- Web Site http://www.ohiodominican.edu
- Nearest ELS Center Cincinnati,OH
- Need to Learn English? Learn More About English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
|Key majors offered|
|Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages (Tesol)|
|Risk Management And Insurance|
|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate and Graduate||Suburban||Yes||1335 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body||Student Population|
|Associate, Bachelor, Master||Private||Master: Colleges and Universities||Co-educational||60 (International)|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
Ohio Dominican University is a private, liberal arts university founded in 1911 in the Catholic and Dominican tradition. ODU's beautiful tree-lined campus is located less than eight kilometers from downtown Columbus, Ohio - the 15th largest city in the United States. ODU is ranked in the Top Tier of Regional Colleges and Universities in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report. Approximately 1700 students study in more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs at ODU, and its 14-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio ensures students receive individual attention from their professor. ODU offers new market-sensitive academic programs that meet the demand of today's students. Average Temperatures: Low (winter): 34°F/1°C High (summer): 77°F/25°C
All full-time (12 credit hours or more during the regular school term) students are required to live on campus if at the beginning of the academic year they have completed fewer than 56 credit hours and / or are not living with a parent / guardian within 80 kilometers or are a freshman or sophomore receiving an athletic scholarship, regardless of home address. Honors students can choose Siena Hall, which is specifically designed to support the intellectual development of this community of academically-oriented students. Upperclassmen can choose to reside in Sansbury Hall, Aquinas Hall or the newest upperclassmen residence hall, Lynam Hall. Fitzpatrick has traditional two or three person rooms while Aquinas, Siena and Lynam are suite style rooms.
Ohio Dominican compliments its educational offerings with a wide variety of student organizations, extracurricular activities, volunteer opportunities, service trips and community outreach programs. ODU's close proximity to the hub of Ohio's government, commercial and service sectors offers students abundant opportunities to secure internships and gain real-world experience that will prepare them for successful careers in a variety of dynamic, established and emerging industries. ODU also is minutes away from Easton Town Center, one of the top shopping and dining destinations in Ohio.