Ohio Valley University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Vienna, WV

$21,900

Avg tuition

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About Ohio Valley University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Churches of Christ  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Ohio Valley University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Vienna, West Virginia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 318, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 69%. The university offers 22 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 37%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $21,900.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

69% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Considered (not required)

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 890-1200

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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318

Students Enrolled

60%

Online Student Enrollment

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus

Demographics

White

61%

Non-U.S. Citizen

16%

Unknown

11%

Black

5%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Asian

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

46%

Socio-economic diversity

37% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

1

Total Online Enrollment

191

Student Location Breakout

60% 40%

Percent of Programs Online

96% On-campus

4% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's Not offered

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 100% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

49%

State Grant Aid

11%

Institution Grant Aid

95%

Pell Grant

37%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,271
State Grant Aid $3,958
Institution Grant Aid $11,613
Pell Grant Aid $4,381

Financial Outlook

$30k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.