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Ohio Northern University - 2017

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

In addition to the general requirements for admission to the University, high school graduates must have 16 acceptable units of work. For engineering students, ten of these units are as follows: 4 units in English; 4 units in mathematics; and 2 units in science (1 unit in physics and preferably 1 unit in chemistry). For computer science students, fourteen of these units are as follows: 4 units in English; 4 units in mathematics; 6 units (in any combination) in history, social studies, languages or natural sciences. Acceptable score on the American College Test or the College Entrance Examination Board Test or the College Entrance Examination Board Test are expected of all candidates.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department


Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

Submit an official transcript translated into English. If the credentials are not in English, the student will pay for the cost of the credit evaluation. Ohio Northern University accepts credit evaluations from an NACES member.
Evidence of English language competence can be satisfied by a minimum score of 550 paper based or 79 internet based in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); or a minimum score of 6.0 with no subscore below 5.5 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS); or a minimum score of 77% on the Michigan Language Examination (MELAB); satisfactory completion of ESL 112 offered by the ELS Language Centers, or satisfactory completion of Ohio Northern University's Intensive English Language Program.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Transfer students from other accredited universities or colleges may be admitted with advanced standing if they have an honorable dismissal and are eligible to return to the universities or colleges they previously attended. Transfer students who conceal their previous college attendance will have their admission to the college revoked. The college will accept transfer credits earned with a grade of C or better (C- is not acceptable). Transfer credit for engineering courses will normally only be accepted from an ABET accredited program. A maximum of 96 hours of transfer work will be accepted.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 2
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 3