Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute

1328 Dover Rd, Wooster, OH

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Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute is a public post-secondary institution that serves as a regional campus, a technical school and a community college. As a constituent campus of the Ohio State University, this school offers initial credits for any of the OSU’s 127 majors and it employs an open admission policy. ATI is the only OSU campus that provides Associate of Applied Science degrees designed to cultivate students’ technical skills.

This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).The central campus situated in 1328 Dover Road Wooster, Ohio 44691-4000 is a home to the following facilities: Grace L. Drake Agricultural Laboratory, Beef and Dairy Facility, Equine Center, Land Laboratory and the Hawk’s Nest Golf Course. Aside from these facilities, variety of services is available for the students including Career Services, Counseling Services, Learning Assistance and Program Excel. 

ATI values lifelong learning as it provides accessible and high quality education through its general and technical courses, continuing education and workforce development programs, and transfer programs. At the core of its academic programs is hands-on practical learning experience that enhances critical thinking, leadership and problem solving abilities of the students.Students have the opportunity to gain real-world experience through off campus internships and on campus practicum.

ATIis highly regarded for its associate degrees, certificates and continuing education programs in the field of agriculture, horticulture, environmental sciences, business, and engineering technology, and certain specialty areas. These programs are aimed at equipping the students with the technical competency to succeed in their chosen career and become productive citizens.

Future Student's Guide

Academic Majors

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $17,100. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $60 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • State Residents: $6,900-$8,300
    • Out-of-State: $24,000-$29,040
  • Charges per unit:
    • In-State: $290-$340 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $1,000-$1,200 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid82%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships56%$4,029
Receiving Student Loans63%$7,027

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute may provide services including:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Employment search assistance
  • Child care

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Community colleges often times offer both career training courses and curriculum to help students transfer out to a 4-year college or university, that is why we include how Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute compares for both graduation and transfer rates against other community colleges in Wayne County and community colleges in Ohio in total.

 Ohio State University Agricultural Technical InstituteWayne CountyOhio
Graduation Rate29.9%17.0%18.2%
Transfer-out Rate-8.8%21.4%
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Agriculture Operations

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies



Engineering Technology

Natural Resources and Conservation

Science Technology

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