The Best Colleges with High Acceptance Rates in Ohio

Top Colleges that are Easy to Get Into

Getting into a good college doesn't need to be difficult. There are many colleges that are highly rated yet accept most students who apply. These four-year colleges all have acceptance rates over 75%. You will have an easy time getting accepted if your GPA, SAT and ACT scores meet their admission criteria. These are colleges ranked by using the methodology for the CollegeSimply.com Best Colleges rankings.

See also, popular colleges with high acceptance rates and the highest acceptance rate colleges in Ohio.


20 results

University of Dayton
D
Dayton, OH
University of Dayton

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

81% Acceptance Rate

#6 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 11,650enrollment
  • $32,768net price
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Xavier University
X
Cincinnati, OH
Xavier University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

81% Acceptance Rate

#7 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 7,061enrollment
  • $34,945net price
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.7Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Miami University
M
Oxford, OH
Miami University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

92% Acceptance Rate

#2 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 18,880enrollment
  • $24,345net price
  • 1160-1370SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

John Carroll University
J
University Heights, OH
John Carroll University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

88% Acceptance Rate

#10 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 3,278enrollment
  • $28,805net price
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.66Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

University of Cincinnati Main Campus
C
Cincinnati, OH
University of Cincinnati Main Campus

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

76% Acceptance Rate

#3 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 40,826enrollment
  • $22,767net price
  • 1120-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 11

Ursuline College
U
Pepper Pike, OH
 
Ursuline College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

81% Acceptance Rate

#3 Best Value Colleges in Ohio

  • 1,100enrollment
  • $17,220net price
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Ohio University Main Campus
O
Athens, OH
Ohio University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

87% Acceptance Rate

#4 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 25,714enrollment
  • $23,307net price
  • 1050-1250SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Otterbein University
O
Westerville, OH
Otterbein University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

76% Acceptance Rate

#14 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 2,652enrollment
  • $23,229net price
  • 990-1225SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

The University of Findlay
F
Findlay, OH
The University of Findlay

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

80% Acceptance Rate

#15 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 4,829enrollment
  • $26,206net price
  • 1010-1230SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg Weighted GPA

University of Mount Union
M
Alliance, OH
University of Mount Union

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

77% Acceptance Rate

#18 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 2,178enrollment
  • $24,166net price
  • 970-1145SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

Walsh University
W
North Canton, OH
 
Walsh University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

77% Acceptance Rate

#22 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 2,651enrollment
  • $19,792net price
  • 978-1170SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.38Estimated Avg GPA

University of Toledo
T
Toledo, OH
University of Toledo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

95% Acceptance Rate

#5 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 18,319enrollment
  • $17,793net price
  • 985-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Hiram College
H
Hiram, OH
Hiram College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

93% Acceptance Rate

#23 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 1,110enrollment
  • $20,072net price
  • 890-1100SAT range
  • 16-24ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

Bowling Green State University Main Campus
B
Bowling Green, OH
Bowling Green State University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

75% Acceptance Rate

#6 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 18,142enrollment
  • $17,580net price
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Wright State University Main Campus
W
Dayton, OH
 
Wright State University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

96% Acceptance Rate

#8 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 10,936enrollment
  • $14,880net price
  • 958-1220SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due May 10

Heidelberg University
H
Tiffin, OH
 
Heidelberg University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

81% Acceptance Rate

#24 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 1,230enrollment
  • $22,006net price
  • 960-1180SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.33Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Cleveland State University
C
Cleveland, OH
Cleveland State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

94% Acceptance Rate

#9 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 15,247enrollment
  • $16,007net price
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

Kent State University at Kent
K
Kent, OH
Kent State University at Kent

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

84% Acceptance Rate

#10 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 26,822enrollment
  • $19,034net price
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA