In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.
Bowling Green State University - Main Campus was awarded 432 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is assistive/augmentative technology and rehabilitation engineering.
According to College Factual's 2023 analysis, BGSU is ranked #606 out of 2,241 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when BGSU held the #957 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.
BGSU is also ranked #24 out of 96 schools in Ohio.
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The acceptance rate at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus is 75%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that BGSU is a good fit for you.
About 24% of students accepted to BGSU submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 510 and 610. Math scores were between 510 and 600.
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At Bowling Green State University - Main Campus, the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.
When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.
The full-time faculty percentage at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus is 75%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.
Bowling Green State University - Main Campus has a freshmen retention rate of 79%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.
The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full-time students who get their bachelor's degree with four years. At BGSU this rate is 38%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 33.3%.
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During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 14,988 undergraduates at BGSU with 12,483 being full-time and 2,505 being part-time.
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The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of BGSU, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At BGSU, approximately 62% of students took out student loans averaging $8,017 a year. That adds up to $32,068 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at BGSU is 6.8%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
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Contact details for BGSU are given below.
|Address:||220 Mcfall Ctr, Bowling Green, OH 43403|
|Most Popular Majors||Bachelor’s Degrees||Average Salary of Graduates|
|Health & Physical Education||141||$29,770|
|Business Administration & Management||124||$55,153|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||110||$32,941|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||105||$33,800|
Learn more about the majors offered at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.
Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.
In 2019-2020, 6,999 students took at least one online class at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus. This is an increase from the 5,815 students who took online classes the previous year.
|Year||Took at Least One Online Class||Took All Classes Online|
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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