Ohio Dominican is Central Ohio's Catholic university.
At ODU, students connect their passion with a purpose. In-demand majors, graduate programs and an outstanding
liberal arts foundation prepare students to succeed in today’s ever-changing
Ohio Dominican welcomes students of all faiths to embrace its
Dominican motto: To contemplate truth and to share with others the fruits of
As a Catholic Dominican university, we embrace all who
seek the truth. Learn more about our mission and history.
Ohio Dominican is a comprehensive private university with a wide
range of undergraduate majors, in-demand graduate programs and flexible
offerings for working professionals. In addition to our
outstanding liberal arts foundation and traditionally strong academic offerings
in Education, Business and Science, ODU has introduced new, in-demand programs.
These include master’s programs in Physician Assistant Studies, Medical
Practice Management and Exercise Science, and undergraduate programs
in Insurance and Risk Management, and Software Engineering. Explore our majors and programs.
Ohio Dominican is located in Ohio’s capital city of Columbus: the
15th largest city in the United States and the third fastest-growing
metropolitan area in the Midwest.
Columbus is home to 15 Fortune 1000
companies, six Fortune 500 companies, four nationally recognized health care
systems, and an atmosphere that values
education and nurtures an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit. Discover more about Columbus.
A degree from Ohio Dominican represents a great
value at an affordable price. Ohio
Dominican’s tuition, room and board expenses are competitively priced among the
region’s private universities.
When our average financial aid package is
calculated, the out-of-pocket expense for many families is comparable to many
of Ohio’s public universities. Our tuition and per-hour costs for graduate and
adult students also are competitive within the marketplace. Read more.