Owens Community College

Perrysburg, OH 43551

Owens Community College (OCC) is located in Perrysburg, Ohio and has several satellite campuses in the area. OCC was established back in 1965 and currently serves over 10,000 students across all of its campuses. There are more than 100 academic programs available at this school including associate’s degrees, diplomas, and certificates.OCC is well known for its corporate training programs as well. The school also tries to be as convenient as possible for the student population by offering many part-time and online class options. The school even has an athletics department that has many different sports teams for students to take part in.

The OCC nursing program has both a licensed practical nursing (LPN) and registered nursing (RN) department. The school also has an LPN-to-RN program that allows for current LPNs to pursue becoming RNs. The nursing program is designed to prepare all nursing students for their professional lives by providing them with a great base of knowledge through classroom-based courses as well as clinical experiences at local healthcare agencies. This nursing program is approved by the Ohio State Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).


Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate53%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 0
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 6 9
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 93.3%
  • NCLEX-PN: 100%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1976 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
12/01/1974 - 07/09/2009
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
01/01/2013 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $20
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$153/credit
In State Students$153/credit
Out of State Students$306/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $6,885 $6,885 $13,770
ADN 70 $10,710 $10,710 $21,420
BSN 125 $19,125 $19,125 $38,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 85% of Owens Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 58% $3,928
Other Federal Grant 7% $408
State Grant & Scholarships 1% $975
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 16% $2,141
Federal Student Loans 60% $4,441
Private Loans -- $4,501


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,355
$30,001 to $48,000$6,897
$48,001 to $75,000$8,705
$75,001 to $110,000$10,189
Over $110,000$10,163

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Student Population













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

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Ohio state board of nursing.

Owens Community College
30335 Oregon Rd
Perrysburg, OH 43551

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