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The Columbus Region has one of the highest concentrations of higher education in the nation, with over 50 college and university campuses, a total enrollment of nearly 136,000 students and more than 20,000 annual graduates.

Columbus Region Colleges & Universities

Colleges & Universities defined as 4 year and 2 year schools offering at least an associates degree or above. *School currently in operation, but enrollment not reported or falls under main campus enrollment count
College / University Enrollment
The Ohio State University 58,663
Columbus State Community College 25,983
Franklin University 5,102
Ohio Christian University 4,290
Central Ohio Technical College 3,566
Capital University 3,465
Otterbein University 2,808
Ohio Dominican University 2,534
Ohio University - Lancaster 2,488
The Ohio State University - Newark 2,476
Marion Technical College 2,441
DeVry University - Columbus 2,307
Denison University 2,254
Mount Vernon Nazarene University 2,131
Park University - DSCC 2,083
Hondros College 1,963
Kenyon College 1,711
Ohio Wesleyan University 1,671
Columbus College of Art and Design 1,140
The Ohio State University-Marion 1,085
Mount Carmel College of Nursing 1,063
Ashland University - Columbus Center 792
Chamberlain College of Nursing 757
Fortis College 661
Bradford School 410
American Institute of Alternative Medicine 386
Central Michigan University - Columbus Center 345
Harrison College 266
Pontifical College Josephenum 223
Indiana Wesleyan University 184
Methodist Theological School 148
Ohio Business College 123
Kent State University-School of Library & Information Science 100
Trinity Lutheran Seminary 93
Rosedale Bible College 56
American National University (formerly National College) 51
Daymar College 47
Bexley Seabury -
Central Ohio Technical College - Knox Campus -
Central Ohio Technical College - Pataskala Campus -
Columbus State Community College - Bolton Field -
Columbus State Community College - Delaware Campus -
Columbus State Community College - Dublin Center -
Columbus State Community College - Marysville Center -
Columbus State Community College - Reynoldsburg -
Columbus State Community College - SW Center at Grove City -
Columbus State Community College - Westerville Center -
Franklin University - Delaware Center -
Franklin University - Dublin Center -
Franklin University - Gahanna Center -
Franklin University - Westerville Center -
Mount Vernon Nazarene University - Columbus-New Albany -
Mount Vernon Nazarene University - Newark Campus -
Ohio Christian University - Dublin Center -
Ohio University - Dublin Medical School Campus -
Ohio University - Pickerington Center -
Source: National Center for Education Statistics 2015 Enrollment, Columbus Business First, Columbus 2020