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Otterbein University
Location Westerville, OH
Setting Large Suburban
Enrollment 2,652
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #398
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


Otterbein University
Tuition (In State) $32,624
Tuition (Out of State) $32,624
Room & Board $11,468
Avg Net Price $23,229
Avg Grant Aid $22,925
% Receiving Grant Aid 100%


Otterbein University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 2,849
Admitted 2,167
Acceptance Rate 76.1%
Enrolled % 22.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.68
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Challenging
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 20/27
SAT Range 990/1225
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Jul 1, 2023


Otterbein University
Student to Faculty Ratio 11:1
Popular Majors
  • Visual and Performing Arts (15%)
  • Business (14%)
  • Health Professions (13%)
  • Communication (12%)
  • Education (11%)


Otterbein University
Graduation Rate 62%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $44,800
Making Student Loan Payments 69%
Median Student Loan Debt $27,000
Median Loan Payment $279


Otterbein University
% Men 37%
% Women 63%
Racial Diversity Low
% White 76%
% Black 6%
% Hispanic 2%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 4%
% International 1%
% Unknown Race 10%


Otterbein University
% In-State 89%
% Out-of-State 11%


Otterbein University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard