Ashland University is a private, mid-sized university located in the city of Ashland, Ohio. The city offers a calm and pleasant environment for studies with close proximity to big metropolitan cities like Akron, Cleveland and Columbus. Ohio is often seen as one of the hearts of American culture, offering international students the opportunity to experience some of the roots of U.S. lifestyle.
Ashland University provides its students a very reputable educational opportunity. In 2014, Ashland University was ranked in the top 15% of all U.S. universities by U.S. News and World Report. In addition to its high level of academics, students can enjoy small class sizes. That usually fits well for any international student, allowing a great amount of interaction with professors.
Outside the classroom there are plenty of opportunities for students to take advantage of. They include more than 115 student activities and clubs, great sporting opportunities, and entertaining events such as theatre shows and the school’s athletic events, which are NCAA Division II level. They can help you show your school spirit.
• Location: Ashland, Ohio
• University’s website: www.ashland.edu
• Student’s: 7,000
• Student-teacher ratio: 9:1