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At Ohio Northern University, we have a 93% job and graduate school placement rate. Our long-standing success is partly because we have excellent professors, partly because we have ambitious students, and partly because we’ve always been rooted in the future. Here you can get moving toward a career long before you graduate—and our alumni successes prove it.

Getty College of Arts and Sciences
The Getty College of Arts and Sciences offers more than 50 academic programs that provide excellent preparation for careers, advanced training, or top graduate schools. In addition to superior programs in the arts and humanities, the College’s outstanding science programs attract more than 60% of the student body.

James F. Dicke College of Business Administration
The James F. Dicke College of Business Administration creates tomorrow’s leaders who are ethical, entrepreneurial, and engaged. The College is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.

T.J. Smull College of Engineering
The T.J. Smull College of Engineering offers engineering and computer science students the unique combination of a scientific and technically based major within the context of a liberal arts education. An optional five-year co-op program provides hands-on experience in research, development, or manufacturing.

Raabe College of Pharmacy
The Raabe College of Pharmacy has long been recognized as one of the premier colleges of pharmacy in the nation, producing graduates who have successful pharmacy practices and are active in local, state, and national health-related organizations.

Student life and leadership opportunities
With more than 200 clubs and organizations, students can easily make new friends and lasting memories while pursuing opportunities for leadership roles in the many activities available on campus.


Whether you dream of becoming a Fulbright Scholar, a US senator, or an Academy Award winner, ONU will prepare you to launch your future from a strong foundation. With top-ranked programs and opportunities outside the classroom, any path you choose at ONU will be grounded in concrete applications for the future. But the best part is that you never really have to choose. Our campus is an open frontier where engineers can be artists and artists can be entrepreneurs. At ONU we embrace the overlap in every field.

Northern's Allied Health Science Programs:
• Athletic Training
• Biochemistry
• Biology
• Chemistry
• Environmental and Field Biology
• Exercise Physiology
• Forensic Biology
• Medical Laboratory Sciences
• Molecular Biology
• Nursing
• Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business
• Pharmacy (PharmD)
• Physics
• Public Health

Pre-professional Programs
• Pre-dentistry
• Pre-medicine
• Pre-occupational Therapy
• Pre-optometry
• Pre-physical Therapy
• Pre-physician Assistant
• Pre-veterinary Medicine

Spotlight: Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business
ONU’s Pharmaceutical Business major features a well-rounded curriculum focused on both science and business, combining the key elements of pharmaceutical science and pharmaceutical marketing programs.

Visit us!
There’s so much more to ONU—and Ada, Ohio. So come see our campus for yourself. The people you’ll meet—faculty members, admission counselors, athletic coaches—will help you understand for yourself how our firm foundation can launch you toward success.

• Placement rate: 93%

• Yearly volunteer and service hours: 1,500 students - 50,000 hours

• Majors: 63, Minors: 51