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Ohio University

Athens, United States

Ohio University (often referred to as Ohio, OU, or officially, The Ohio University) is a public research university in Athens, Ohio. The first university chartered by an Act of Congress and the first to be chartered in Ohio, it was chartered in 1787 by the Congress of the Confederation and subsequently approved for the territory in 1802 and state in 1804, opening for students in 1809. Ohio University is the oldest university in Ohio, the tenth oldest public university in the United States and the 32nd oldest among public and private universities. As of fall 2020, the university's total enrollment at Athens was slightly more than 25,000, while the all-campus enrollment was just over 30,000.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
40,667
Prior Five Years
8,028
Total Citations
Lifetime
627,082
Prior Five Years
54,971
Total Scholars
Lifetime
8,318
Prior Five Years
2,354

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
935
Prior Five Years
1525
National Overall (All Fields)

United States

Lifetime
218
Prior Five Years
213
Institutional Rankings

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Publications and Citation History

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Highly Ranked Scholars™

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