Ohio University

art design and architecture

658th US-News World Ranking

Founded in 1804, Ohio University is one of the country’s oldest universities, and is the oldest in Ohio. Located in Athens, it is a large primarily residential public research university.

The university comprises of various colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College of Health Sciences and Professions , College of Fine Arts, Graduate College , Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine , Honors Tutorial College , Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education , Russ College of Engineering and Technology , Scripps College of Communication and University College. The most popular majors at Ohio University include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Business Administration and Management; Journalism; and Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

The total student population at the university is more than 29,000 of which over 23,500 students are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 18:1 and the acceptance rate is 74%. 

Ohio University provides all federal Title IV need-based financial aid programs; all Ohio aid programs; and a variety of grants, loans and scholarships. Merit scholarships are available for international students who meet freshman or transfer scholarship criteria. There are also other funding resources for international students and, in some cases, employment opportunities. In addition to scholarships and need-based aid, several options for financial assistance exist for students to defer their educational costs. 

Notable Alumni: Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (Recipient of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry and President of the Royal Society), George Voinovich (Former Ohio governor and U.S. Senator for Ohio) 

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The art history area promotes individual growth in visual intelligence, analytical rigor, and scholarly creativity in preparation for advanced academic study and practical work in the field. As students develop interpretive and research skills, they learn to express their ideas in an increasingly professional manner through papers and oral presentations. Students are encouraged to take advantage of opportunities offered to study art in context through Ohio University international programs, participate in museum internships, and present work at student symposia

A Completed Graduate Admissions Application and non refundable application fee, Official Academic Transcripts, Statement of Purpose, Resume/Vitae, Letters of recommendation, Test scores: GRE, GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL,Departmental supplemental material (e.g., portfolio, writing sample, personal statement), Copy of Passport ID page, Copy of any currently-held visa

Art Conservator, Art Restorer, Museum Conservator, Gallery Conservator, Furniture Restorer

4th Oct

English

The Honors Tutorial College (HTC) program in art history balances a commitment to breadth and rigor with an opportunity for self-disciplined and highly motivated students to explore current and fundamental issues creatively. In this four-year program, the student is expected to take one tutorial course each semester, language courses, collateral studies, and upper-division art history courses

Official high school transcript, Official SAT or ACT scores, Performance in curriculum,Class rank,Grade point average,Evidence of sufficient funding to support your educational and living expenses for a 9-month period, Statement of activities.Official TOEFL or IELTS results: TOEFL:PBT-525, IBT-71, IELTS-6.0

Museum Curator,Art Historian, Preservator,

NA

English

The Honors Tutorial program in Dance Studies (B.A.) offers an individualized, liberal-arts based course of study for self-disciplined and highly motivated dance students. It balances breadth and rigor with freedom for independent academic and creative achievement.

Official high school transcript, Official SAT or ACT scores, Performance in curriculum,Class rank,Grade point average,Evidence of sufficient funding to support your educational and living expenses for a 9-month period, Statement of activities.Official TOEFL or IELTS results: TOEFL:PBT-525, IBT-71, IELTS-6.0

Dance critic, Dance historian/scholar, Graduate study in dance, Librarian/Archivist in dance studies

NA

English

In the Art History major program, students learn how to articulate and express their ideas about art while developing research and writing skills as tools for communicating about art. Art history students research art and visual culture in depth and may pursue graduate study in art history or related fields.

Official high school transcript, Official SAT or ACT scores, Performance in curriculum,Class rank,Grade point average,Evidence of sufficient funding to support your educational and living expenses for a 9-month period, Statement of activities.Official TOEFL or IELTS results: TOEFL:PBT-525, IBT-71, IELTS-6.0

Museum Curator,Art Historian, Preservator,

NA

English

The Honors Tutorial College B.A. program in studio art balances a commitment to breadth and rigor with an opportunity for self-disciplined and highly motivated students to explore contemporary and fundamental issues creatively. In dialogue with the School of Art + Design curriculum, the program offers exceptional students the opportunity to study the many aspects of studio art intensively in one-on-one relationships with faculty members.

Official high school transcript, Official SAT or ACT scores, Performance in curriculum,Class rank,Grade point average,Evidence of sufficient funding to support your educational and living expenses for a 9-month period, Statement of activities.Official TOEFL or IELTS results: TOEFL:PBT-525, IBT-71, IELTS-6.0

Studio artist, Artist-in-residence, Museum and gallery work, Graduate study, Studio assistant, Commissioned artwork, Solo/group exhibitions, Entrepreneurs, Studio co-ops, Grant writers

NA

a) Common application

b) $70 application fee

c) Official high school transcript and academic records

d) Official SAT/ACT Scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Math and Critical reading (1000-1190), ACT Composite (22-26)

f) Average GPA 3.46

g) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.TOEFL:PBT-525, IBT-71, IELTS-6.0

h) Acceptance rate: 74% (2014)

i) Statement of activities

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: $21655.

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Ohio University is $12965 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall- February 1, Spring- December 1, Summer- February 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

Notifications currently not available (coming soon)!
Documents currently not available (coming soon)!
Stories currently not available (coming soon)

University Stats

36865

Students

2180

Faculty Strength

16

Student Faculty Ratio

74
%

Acceptance Rate

$
21655

Tuition Fees

$
12965

Living Cost

$
6005

Other Fees

3.42

Avg. GPA

67
%

Avg. Percentage

1300

Avg. SAT

26

Avg. ACT

6.5

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in USD