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Ohio University Learn Online:At Ohio University, our faculty never settle, and neither should you. OHIO strives to be the best student-centered, transformative learning community in America, where students move their ideas into action in more than 250 different academic programs. Here, you can create the change you seek and experience undeniable outcomes,

Students come to Ohio University for an excellent education. And that's only the beginning. Here they become scholars, leaders, researchers and engaged citizens. They study abroad, volunteer and form friendships that last a lifetime. You can, too.

Ohio University's College of Business goes beyond traditional group projects and internships to connect students with a wide variety of experiences outside of the classroom, from student-run businesses such as the Southern Ohio Copperheads summer baseball league to selective experience-based programs such as the Schey Sales Centre and the Student Equity Management Group. OHIO students manage real portfolios on Wall Street on behalf of the Ohio University foundation and can be working major events like the Super Bowl and the Ryder Cup. International opportunities such as our Global Consulting Program prepare students to lead in an increasingly globally-connected world.

The College of Business offers small class sizes so that faculty can focus on your personal development. In fact, our average class size in core business classes is 35 students.

Business analytics skills are increasingly important in today’s business landscape. Experts predict a significant shortage of analytics professionals in the near future. To meet this growing industry demand and better position its graduates for success, Ohio University is now offering a business analytics co-major.  

Business analytics refers to the knowledge, skills, and competencies required for the methodical exploration and investigation of business data. This includes using predictive and prescriptive statistical tools to support decision-making and to gain insight of business performance.

Ohio University’s Business Analytics Major helps students to develop skills and competencies in business analytics and provides them with hands-on experience of statistical tools used in the business environment using data provided by industry partners. Our curriculum is designed to support a seamless transition from student to business professional. The Business Analytics Major must be combined with another major.

Students that co-major in business analytics will graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BBA).

The School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness includes the divisions of Athletic Training, Combined Master of Science and Dietetic Internship, Exercise Physiology and Food and Nutrition Sciences. Our academic programs provide excellent classroom and hands-on experiences that prepare students for a variety of health care professions. All of our majors are formed on a strong foundation of science, making them an excellent pathway to other professional programs, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistants and medical school. Our goal is to help students reach theirs.

The School of Art + Design is an immersive, welcoming community of visual artists, designers, scholars dedicated to an art that is transformative for our communities, society, and ourselves. Here, you’ll find full access to expansive art and design facilities, resources, and the expertise of faculty mentors invested in your success, from day one. Draw, paint, print, photograph, sculpt, build, break and rebuild. Make your mark, at Ohio University.

The School of Communication Studies (COMS) offers three distinct academic programs for our students. The Bachelor of Science Degree promotes a liberal arts orientation in which students learn to pose questions and pursue answers by critically thinking, describing, synthesizing, critiquing and imagining.

Our two online master's degrees allow professionals to advance their careers while studying and earning a degree from a distance. 

Our top-ranked Ph.D. program provides students with rigorous instruction to develop and enhance research expertise in relating and organizing, health communication, and rhetoric and culture. 

The School of Dance celebrates diversity, builds community, and encourages critical dialogue through practice and performance. Our modern dance approach prepares students for bold creative professional careers through a comprehensive foundation in choreography and performance with an understanding of the theory and history of dance. Collaboration through movement and feeling connects our students, working right alongside faculty and visiting artists. The art of movement is in our every breath, but we’re not just dancers; we’re diverse thinkers, researchers, teachers, collaborators – always stretching forever forward.

Whether you want to work for an industry giant like Intel, Boeing or Google; a startup in Silicon Valley; or build your own company from the ground up, the Russ College’s School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) offers a world-class, student-centered learning experience on the cutting edge of research, design and development of software and systems that power the world today – and beyond.

Students in our Electrical Engineering Program can choose the Computer Engineering track or the Electrical Engineering track. Electrical and electronics engineers research, design and test products for power, communications, navigation and manufacturing systems, as well as circuits, lasers and optoelectronics.

The discipline of computer science covers the breadth of computing technologies that have since developed in this rapidly changing field. Potential careers from this degree include a range of industries, such as software development, networking, consulting, insurance and banking. 

Graduate study in electrical engineering will give you the tools to design, implement, test and create the next generation of electrical and electronics systems that keep our planet connected. We also offer an online M.S. in Electrical Engineering.

With a master’s or doctoral degree in computer science, you can influence the future of computing systems — from immersive technologies to supercomputing. The Department of Computer Science offers both master's and doctoral degree programs, as well as a variety of specialized research opportunities.

The School of Film offers a unique educational environment where students are immersed in the study of film as an art form, a dynamic cultural force, and a means of expressive storytelling. Classroom and filmmaking experiences are supplemented by engaged one-on-one work with the film faculty, to establish a rigorous hands-on production experience and an intensive study of the history and theory of cinema.

The School of Interdisciplinary Arts offers opportunities for custom degree programs. Our students can work with advisors in multiple schools within the College of Fine Arts (music, dance, theater, film, art and design) to create a one-of-a-kind experience that crosses traditional disciplines into a supportive community of artist scholars. Students with diverse artistic backgrounds who have the vision to create their own path can do so collaboratively alongside faculty artists and peers.

The E.W. Scripps School of Journalism is committed to providing an education that emphasizes professional excellence, critical thinking and social responsibility. Through a blend of hands-on education, practical experience and intellectual exploration, we teach journalism in a way that it can be applied to many professions and to a rewarding life in a multicultural and fast-changing world. Whether it's telling a story, building a brand or engaging in research, we prepare students for their chosen professions now and those they end up in down the road — including jobs that may not even yet exist in our ever-changing media landscape.

The School of Media Arts & Studies (MDIA) prepares well-rounded individuals to think critically, act creatively and practice ethically in a fast-changing global media society. Students have exceptional immersive opportunities to focus on a specific area of interest while also taking advantage of a broad-based, liberal arts curriculum that enhances long-term success. Media Arts & Studies students are also strongly encouraged to get involved with several related student organizations and internships to set them up for success with real, applicable experiences.

The School of Music is a welcoming community of musicians, composers, educators, therapists, and researchers where you’ll meet collaborators and mentors committed to your lifelong success. Faculty and students embrace the transformative power of music to amplify beauty and positive change, in a one-of-a-kind environment that embraces experience and creative risk.

The School of Nursing is proud to be the home of some of the fastest growing programs in the College of Health Sciences and Professions. We offer innovative and accessible programs including online RN to BSN , online MSN and online DNP degrees as well as traditional on-campus BSN programs on the Ohio University campuses of Athens, Chillicothe, Eastern, Southern and Zanesville.

OHIO’s School of Nursing is highly regarded and has been selected by Niche as the best nursing school in Ohio, while our BSN has been named a best nursing BSN program in the country.

The School of Rehabilitation and Communication Sciences programs combine comprehensive academic training with extensive hands-on experiences in a variety of clinical settings that allow students to collaborate across multiple disciplines.

Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences — offers one of the largest undergraduate programs in the nation, as well as nationally recognized professional graduate programs in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.

Physical Therapy — a professional graduate program that’s nationally recognized for its quality. The division also offers a doctorate through the Translational Biomedical Sciences doctoral program.

 Physician Assistant Practice — launched in 2015, this division is at the Dublin Integrated Education Center in Columbus, Ohio. The 7-semester program is designed to prepare students for any clinical setting with an emphasis on primary care in urban and rural medically underserved communities in Ohio and throughout Appalachia.