The Ohio State University Rankings
William Oxley Thompson Memorial Library East Atrium – On the campus of The Ohio State University (Credit: Wikipedia).
|Official Website||Ohio State|
|School Colors||Scarlet & Grey|
|Athletic Conference||Big 10|
RealRank Ranking Categories
|Tuition Profile||Public university with low tuition for Ohio State state residents and mid-high cost for out of state residents.|
Key: Platinum: Elite Class; Gold: Very good; Silver: Successful, with room to improve;
Bronze: Mid to low range; NI: Needs improvement.
|Academic Range||Broad, Full Academic Program|
|Core Science Breadth||Yes|
|Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities Breadth||Yes|
|Human Sciences / Education||Yes|
|Public Health / Urban Policy||Yes|
Here are some of the notable alumni from Ohio State. You probably have heard of a lot of these, and, are there any others you would add in?
- Carole Black – CEO of Lifetime Entertainment.
- Eddie George – NFL Running Back and winner of Heisman Trophy while at Ohio State.
- Patricia Heaton – Actress.
- Bob Knight – Head Coach of Indiana University basketball team from 1971-200, and won the NCAA Basketball Championship. Also coached at Texas Tech.
- Roy Lichtenstein – Artist.
- Jack Nicklaus – Professional PGA Golfer, and Golf Course Consultant and Designer.
- Jesse Owens – Sprinter and star of the 1936 Olympics.
- William Saxbe – United States Attorney General.
- George Steinbrenner – Shipping magnate and CEO of New York Yankees baseball club.
- R.L. Stine – Novelist.
- James Thurber – Playwright and humorist.
- Leslie Wexner – Founder of The Limited.
Who else would you add to this list?