The Most Popular Colleges with High Acceptance Rates in Ohio

Colleges that are Easy to Get Into

CollegeSimply has compiled this list of four-year colleges in Ohio that have acceptance rates over 75%. These are schools that you have a very high chance of getting into if your GPA, SAT and ACT scores meet their admission criteria. Acceptance isn't guaranteed, but they are good candidates for your list of safety schools. These colleges are ranked by popularity of views on CollegeSimply.com.

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


62 results

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Notre Dame College
N
Cleveland, OH
 
Notre Dame College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

87% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 1,585enrollment
  • $18,818net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.09Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

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

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

Muskingum University
M
New Concord, OH
 
Muskingum University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

80% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 2,231enrollment
  • $18,561net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.39Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

University of Northwestern Ohio
N
Lima, OH
 
University of Northwestern Ohio

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 3,009enrollment
  • $17,578net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.86Avg GPA

Wittenberg University
W
Springfield, OH
Wittenberg University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

97% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 1,488enrollment
  • $21,901net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15