About CFAES

We are one college

10 academic units plus Ohio State University Extension

22 bachelor’s degree majors 

26 associate degree majors

32 minors

WE SPAN THREE CAMPUSES

Columbus campus = 1,054 acres

Wooster campus = 4,251 acres

Statewide campus = 5,874 acres

WE ARE A RESEARCH POWERHOUSE

$50 million in new awards

1,057 active projects 

27 new inventors 

33 invention disclosures 

5 new patents

WE FOCUS ON STUDENTS FIRST

2,977 total undergraduate students

2,319 undergraduate students on the Columbus campus

520 Wooster campus students

138 regional campus students

513 graduate students

WE LEAD THE UNIVERSITY WITH STUDENT SUCCESS

$2.8 million+ in CFAES scholarships is awarded annually

80% of freshmen scholarship applicants receive an award

93.8% of graduates are employed or are enrolled in graduate or professional school within six months of graduation

33% of students, on average, study abroad (compared to 19% for Ohio State overall)

WE ADVANCE CAREERS

44,607 living alumni

$47,292 average starting salary for undergraduate alumni

WE IMPACT OHIOANS THROUGH OSU EXTENSION

1.5 million+ educational contacts

190,000+ Ohio 4-H projects and programs completed

250,619 adults, teens, and youth reached with SNAP-Ed programs

90,800+ youth in Ohio 4-H

5,896 adults and 3,350 youth impacted by the Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP)

18,394 Ohio 4-H adult and teen volunteers

2,900 Master Gardener Volunteers, giving back 165,945+ volunteer hours

WE OFFER EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING STATEWIDE

88 county Extension offices  

11 research stations and field labs 

2 arboreta

1 wetland research park

1 island field lab 

1 Biosafety Level-3 research facility

WE Advance People

402 faculty

1,405 staff 

11.5:1 student-to-faculty ratio