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Bowling Green State University Main Campus

Bowling Green, Ohio

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Overview

Student Population
17,540
Bowling Green State University Main Campus overview
Location Bowling Green, Ohio
Online bgsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Bowling Green State University Main Campus overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Bowling Green, Ohio, Bowling Green State University Main Campus is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 17,179 prospective students applied, and 12,338 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,390 enrolled in the school.  14,323 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,217 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $9,278 plus fees of $2,038. BGSU is ranked 774 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
5/10
Outcomes
3/10
Value

BGSU is rated within the lower 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Bowling Green State University Main Campus within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
Bowling Green State University Main Campus overview
SAT 880/1100
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.3
Applications Accepted
71.8% 
Bowling Green State University Main Campus overview
Applications Due May 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Ohio Resident Tuition
$9,278
In State Costs for Bowling Green State University Main Campus
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$727
Other Fees$2,038
Room and Board $9,168
Budget for Other Expenses$3,976
Total One Year Cost$25,187
Out of State Resident Tuition
$17,267
Out of State Costs for Bowling Green State University Main Campus
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$727
Other Fees$2,038
Room and Board $9,168
Budget for Other Expenses$3,976
Total One Year Cost$33,176

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
58% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bowling Green State University Main Campus students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 19%
Business 14%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Health Professions 9%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=201441 IPEDS survey data for Bowling Green State University Main Campus.

Current students may use the Bowling Green State University Main Campus GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.