The Best Ohio Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Ohio

There are 190 colleges and universities in Ohio enrolling 408,161 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in Ohio below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Ohio offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

For a more local search, filter by zip code or find colleges around Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Toledo or Akron.

The best college in Ohio is Case Western Reserve University and the top public state college is Ohio State University.

Filter Your Results







190 Results (0.27 seconds)
    • SAT Range 1350/1520
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.86*
    • Students: 11,890
    • Tuition:$49,042
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 29%
    photo credit / license

    Case Western Reserve University

    • SAT Range 1280/1470
    • ACT Range 29/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.9
    • Students: 1,730
    • Tuition:$55,930
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 36%
    photo credit / license

    Kenyon College

    • SAT Range 1280/1490
    • ACT Range 29/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.57
    • Students: 2,812
    • Tuition:$55,052
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 36%
    photo credit / license

    Oberlin College

    • SAT Range 1210/1380
    • ACT Range 28/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 2,394
    • Tuition:$51,960
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 34%
    photo credit / license

    Denison University

    • SAT Range 1240/1450
    • ACT Range 27/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.76*
    • Students: 61,170
    • Tuition:$10,726
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 52%
    photo credit / license

    Ohio State University

    • SAT Range 1130/1370
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.66
    • Students: 2,004
    • Tuition:$50,250
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
    photo credit / license

    The College of Wooster

    • SAT Range 1200/1380
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.63
    • Students: 19,934
    • Tuition:$15,380
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 75%
    photo credit / license

    Miami University

    • SAT Range 1110/1310
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.64
    • Students: 11,241
    • Tuition:$42,900
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 72%
    photo credit / license

    University of Dayton

    • SAT Range 1070/1250
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.62
    • Students: 7,127
    • Tuition:$38,530
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 74%
    photo credit / license

    Xavier University

    • SAT Range 1130/1350
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.64
    • Students: 4,150
    • Tuition:$30,270
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 79%
    photo credit / license

    Cedarville University

    • SAT Range 1160/1370
    • ACT Range 24/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.46
    • Students: 37,886
    • Tuition:$11,000
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    photo credit / license

    University of Cincinnati Main Campus

    • SAT Range 1090/1290
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.7
    • Students: 3,039
    • Tuition:$32,260
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 68%
    • SAT Range 1060/1280
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.69
    • Students: 3,028
    • Tuition:$27,630
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
    • SAT Range 1030/1250
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 3,709
    • Tuition:$32,586
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 74%
    • SAT Range 1090/1290
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.53
    • Students: 3,555
    • Tuition:$41,340
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 83%
    • SAT Range 930/1190
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.24*
    • Students: 1,255
    • Tuition:$36,358
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 58%
    • SAT Range 1100/1280
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 2,886
    • Tuition:$31,874
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 81%
    • SAT Range 1070/1270
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.42
    • Students: 28,480
    • Tuition:$12,192
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    photo credit / license

    Ohio University Main Campus

    • SAT Range 980/1230
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 6,627
    • Tuition:$21,342
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 68%
    • SAT Range 870/1100
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.23
    • Students: 770
    • Tuition:$32,766
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 42%
    • SAT Range 1000/1210
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.44
    • Students: 3,213
    • Tuition:$35,466
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    photo credit / license

    Capital University

    • SAT Range 1050/1250
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 4,870
    • Tuition:$34,360
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 74%
    photo credit / license

    The University of Findlay

    • SAT Range 990/1140
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.2
    • Students: 2,162
    • Tuition:$30,100
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 60%
    • SAT Range 1060/1230
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.38*
    • Students: 670
    • Tuition:$42,055
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    • SAT Range 990/1210
    • ACT Range 20/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.41
    • Students: 1,130
    • Tuition:$36,040
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 69%