The Ohio State University

Columbus, OH, US

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Silver - expired 59.10 Dec. 16, 2015 Greg Maginn Dec. 16, 2012 Download


Full-time Equivalent Enrollment Not Available
Number of Undergraduate Students 43,058
Number of Graduate Students 13,329
Full-time Equivalent Employees 27,059
Institution type Master
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 2,366,000,000
Percentage of students that are Residential 17.3
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter 68.5
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter 14.2
Percentage of students that are On-line only Not Available
Gross square feet of building space 34,210,963.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space 2,251,108.0
Acres of cultivated grounds Not Available
Acres of undeveloped land Not Available
Climate region Mixed-Humid

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School Yes Yes
Medical School Yes Yes
Pharmacy School Yes Yes
Public Health Yes Yes
Veterinary School Yes Yes
Satellite Yes No
Hospital Yes Yes
Farm Yes (167.0 acres) Yes
Agricultural experiment station No No

Additional Details

The Ohio State University’s main Columbus campus is one of America’s largest and most comprehensive. More than 55,000 students select from 14 colleges, 175 undergraduate majors, and 240 master’s, doctoral, and professional degree programs. As Ohio’s best and one of the nation’s top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center.

The university’s total research expenditures in 2009 topped $716 million, ranking Ohio State 13th nationally, second in industry research, and ninth among public universities, according to the National Science Foundation. The university’s innovative prowess attains world-class status, particularly in critical areas such as global climate change, cancer, infectious disease, advanced materials, and ag-bio products that feed and fuel the world.

Credit Status
Innovation 1 Complete
Innovation 2 Complete
Innovation 3 Complete
Innovation 4 Not Pursuing
Credit Status
New Student Orientation Not Pursuing
Food Education Not Pursuing
Food and Beverage Purchases Not Pursuing
Confinement-Free Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Vegetarian-Fed Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Hormone-Free Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Seafood Purchases Not Pursuing
Dishware Not Pursuing
Energy Initiatives Not Pursuing
Energy Use by Type Not Pursuing
Procurement Not Pursuing
Bike Sharing Not Pursuing
Water Initiatives Not Pursuing
Endowment Not Pursuing
Sustainability Staffing Not Pursuing

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