The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • UB has more expensive tuition & fees ($28,196) than BGSU ($19,562).
  • It is harder to admit to UB than BGSU.
  • UB has a higher submitted SAT score (1,115) than BGSU (1,115).
  • UB has higher submitted ACT score (23) than BGSU (23).
  • UB has more students with 32,347 students while BGSU has 18,142 students.
  • UB has more full-time faculties with 1,672 faculties while BGSU has 715 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Bowling Green State University-Main Campus and University at Buffalo.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
BGSUUB
BGSUvs.UB
Bowling Green, OhioLocationBuffalo, New York
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
In-State$11,573
Out-Of-State$19,562
Tuition & Fees
In-State$10,526
Out-Of-State$28,196
72% ($7,864)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)60% ($8,858)
$7,864Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,858
73.20 %Acceptance Rates57.34 %
29.23 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)26.22 %
1,115SAT Score1,225
23ACT Score26
62 %Graduation Rate75 %
24 %Transfer-out Rate16 %
79 %Retention Rate87 %
18,142Student Population32,347
715Number of Faculties1,672
19 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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