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  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • UM-Ann Arbor has more expensive tuition & fees ($49,350) than Ohio State University-Main Campus ($30,742).
  • It is harder to admit to UM-Ann Arbor than Ohio State University-Main Campus.
  • UM-Ann Arbor has higher submitted SAT score (1,420) than Ohio State University-Main Campus (1,345).
  • UM-Ann Arbor has higher submitted ACT score (96) than Ohio State University-Main Campus (89).
  • Ohio State University-Main Campus has more students with 59,837 students while UM-Ann Arbor has 46,002 students.
  • UM-Ann Arbor has more full-time faculties with 3,843 faculties while Ohio State University-Main Campus has 2,241 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and Ohio State University-Main Campus.
UM-Ann Arborvs.Ohio State University-Main Campus
Ann Arbor, MichiganLocationColumbus, Ohio
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
In-State$15,262
Out-Of-State$49,350
Tuition & Fees
In-State$10,726
Out-Of-State$30,742
15,229 (51.07%)Number Receiving Financial Aid30,366 (66.09%)
$19,728Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,838
26.50 %Acceptance Rates48.06 %
43.34 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)31.39 %
1,420SAT Score1,345
96ACT Score89
92 %Graduation Rate83 %
-Transfer-out Rate10 %
97 %Retention Rate94 %
46,002Student Population59,837
3,843Number of Faculties2,241
11 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare