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Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

190 N. Oval Mall Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (614) 292-6446
General Site: www.osu.edu
Admissions: http://www.osu.edu/futurestudents/
Application: http://www.osu.edu/futurestudents/


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Andrew from Hebron, OH
  • Oct-27-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Visit and make sure a large city-based campus is what you want. It's a great campus, but not for everybody.

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  • Landon
  • Oct-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't apply for a major unless you are certain you want to pursue that indefinitely. This will save loads of time and money. Don't feel bad about going in undecided, as you might discover you are passionate about something completely different than you thought.

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  • Ryan from Loveland, OH
  • Oct-05-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    For prospective students, may sure you like a big college with a lot of people. You have so many opportunities with extracurricular activities and I think it would be easy to connect with a lot of people there. After a tour and learning about the school, class sizes really are not all that big, so do not be scared of thinking you will not be connected with your professor. It is an amazing campus and offers endless opportunities.

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  • Ohioan
  • Oct-04-2014 I am a past student here

    Be sure to research your degree path thoroughly, make sure it has a certificate (if needed for a job) and the core classes you will be taking are on par with what you are seeking in a college. Look at OSU's campus activities, chances are you will find one you like. Lastly and most importantly, make sure you can handle your weakest subjects being taught in an auditorium where you are one of 700 students in just that section. It can be tricky for classes like calculus, chemistry, physics, and biology. It is difficult to get clarification on small questions like you can in high school.

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  • Katiana from Oakland Park, FL
  • Sep-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Make sure you visit first. Although I love living here and the campus, my first time visiting was for orientation. It's best to be at least a little familiar with the campus, because it is big.

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