Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

Bowling Green, OH 43403

Located in Bowling Green, Ohio, Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 15,291 and 11,629 students were accepted.

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $9,096 and fees $1,961. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $16,632 and $1,961 respectively.


Campus LocaleTown: Fringe
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate76%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 78

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

University of Toledo - Health Science Campus
16.67 miles away
University of Toledo
19.43 miles away
Acadia Career Institute
22.2 miles away
Eastern Michigan University
59.98 miles away
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
62.31 miles away
Jackson College
67.2 miles away
Henry Ford College
68.57 miles away
Schoolcraft College
72.74 miles away
Wayne State University
73.73 miles away
Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne
78.63 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1916 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
09/25/1999 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading450 to 570
SAT: Math450 to 580
ACT Composite19 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$14,495
30k to 48k$15,605
48k to 75k$18,501
75k to 110k$20,208
Over 110k$20,419
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $379.00 $693.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $424.00 $738.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Ohio state board of nursing
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
220 McFall Ctr
Bowling Green, OH 43403

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