PROGRAM PROFILE

Program Rankings — History, Ohio State University-Main Campus


Program Rankings

Survey Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on 2 measures of quality. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
i

Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 139 History programs


Range of Rankings
i
45-75

Regression Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
i

Quality ranking (regression-based) out of 139 History programs


Range of Rankings
i
17-29

GRE Scores
Source: NRC, 2003-2005

Average Verbal GRE
i
628

Financial Support and Tuition

Graduate Tuition and Fees
Source: IPEDS, 2009

Out-of-State Students

i
FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
i
$25,230
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
i
$693
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$841

In-State Students

i
FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
i
$25,230
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
i
$693
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$333

Application Fee

i
GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION FEE
$40

Living Expenses
Source: IPEDS, 2009

On Campus

ON-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
i
$9,468
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
i
$4,572

Off Campus

OFF-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
i
NA
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
i
NA

Type of Financial Support
Source: SED, 2000–2004

How 2000–2004 History doctorate recipients from Ohio State University-Main Campus paid for their graduate educations


Primary Form of Support

TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP
i
69%
RESEARCH ASSISTANTSHIP
i
12%*
FELLOWSHIP / FOREIGN GOVERNMENT SUPPORT
i
8%
OWN FUNDS / LOANS / MONEY FROM FAMILY
12%
OTHER
0%*

First Year Support
Source: NRC, 2005

Data for full-time doctoral students in the fall of 2005


First year students with full financial support
i
PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED FULL FINANCIAL SUPPORT
92%

Tuition Remission
Source: SED, 2000–2004

Tuition paid by 2000–2004 History doctorate recipients from Ohio State University-Main Campus


Median tuition remission

83%

Amount of Tuition Remission Granted

NO TUITION REMISSION
12%
LESS THAN 1/3 OF TUITION
1%*
1/3 TO 2/3 OF TUITION
3%*
MORE THAN 2/3 OF TUITION
84%

Graduate School Debt
Source: SED, 2000–2004

Debt for 2000–2004 History doctorate recipients from Ohio State University-Main Campus


Median graduate school debt
i
$0

Outcomes for Recent Graduates

Degree Completion
Source: NRC, 2010

Time to Degree

i

Median years required to complete a doctorate (full-time and part-time students)

8.2

Completion Rates

i

Fraction of students completing a doctorate in 8 years

30%

Employment Outcomes
Source: NRC, 2006 & SED, 2000–2004

Quality Assurance

Program collects outcome data about all of its graduates

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA ABOUT ALL OF ITS GRADUATES
YES

Employment Stats at Graduation

Job / contract / definite commitment
69%
Negotiating with specific organizations
4%*
Still seeking
27%
Other
0%*

Type of Job

(For those with a definite commitment at graduation)

Postdoc
9%*
Educational institution (nonpostdoctoral position)
68%
Private sector
9%
Government
14%

Primary Job Responsibilities

(For those with a definite commitment at graduation)

Research and development
13%
Teaching
69%
Management or administration
8%*
Professional services to individuals
2%*

Job Location

(For non-US citizens on temporary visas with a definite commitment at graduation)

In the United States
45%*
Outside the United States
55%*

Student Resources

Student Resources
Source: NRC, 2006

Overall Resources

NUMBER OF RESOURCES OFFERED (OUT OF 18)
i
18

Health Insurance

STUDENTS RECEIVE HEALTH INSURANCE
YES

Structured Oversight

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA
i
YES
ANNUAL STUDENT REVIEWS
i
YES

Available Training

TEACHING SKILLS
i
YES
PROPOSAL WRITING
i
YES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
i
YES
WRITING
i
YES
STATISTICS
i
YES
RESEARCH ETHICS
i
YES

Administrative Support

ORIENTATION
i
YES
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
i
YES
TEACHING / RESEARCH PRIZES
i
YES
ON-CAMPUS CONFERENCES
i
YES
TRAVEL SUPPORT
i
YES
STUDENT WORK SPACE
i
YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION
i
YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION SUPPORT
i
YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION STAFF
i
YES
GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE
i
YES
DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEDURE
i
YES
PROGRAM COORDINATOR MEETING
i
YES

Research Activity

Research Activity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
i

Research activity ranking out of 139 History programs


Range of Rankings
i
43-73

Research Activity
Source: NRC, 2006

Publications

PUBLICATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
i
9.3
CITATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
i
0.0

Grants

PERCENTAGE OF FACULTY WITH GRANTS
i
20%

Awards

AWARDS PER FACULTY MEMBER
i
3.8

Demographics

Diversity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on a measure of overall diversity. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
i

Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 139 History programs


Range of Rankings
i
49-91

Faculty Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Percent Female
FEMALE
32%

Percent Minority
MINORITY
8%

Doctorate Recipient Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Sex
MALE
62%
FEMALE
38%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS
90%
PERMANENT RESIDENTS
1%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
9%

Race / Ethnicity
MINORITY
11%

Demographics of all Graduate Students at the Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Sex
MALE
45%
FEMALE
55%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT RESIDENTS
75%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
25%

Race / Ethnicity
BLACK / AFRICAN AMERICAN
5%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE
0%
ASIAN
4%
WHITE
58%
HISPANIC / LATINO
2%
UNKNOWN
31%

Full-time Status
FULL TIME
71%
PART TIME
29%

Program Size

Faculty
Source: NRC, 2006

Total faculty members
i
67
Interdisciplinary faculty
i
1%

Total Students
Source: NRC, 2006

Total
136
First year
29

Student-Faculty Ratio
Source: NRC, 2006

Graduate students per faculty member
i
2.0

Graduate Degrees
Source: IPEDS, 2005-2009

2005–2009 History degrees from Ohio State University-Main Campus


Master's degrees/year

18.6

Doctoral degrees/year

14.0

Contact Information

Contact Information, Program
Source: NRC, 2010


Contact Information

Contact Information, Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2009


Phone

(614) 292-6446 ext. 6446


Location

190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210


*Value is missing. The value shown is based on the average for other programs in the same field. Learn more.

✝ Data are for all History degree recipients from Ohio State University-Main Campus and may include graduates from more than one program.