Shawnee State University

Location
Portsmouth, OH
Student Size
3,485
College Type
Public University
Accceptance Rate
%
Average Cost Per Year
$9,778
Student To Faculty Ratio
14:1

About Our College

Although its roots date back to 1945, when Ohio University established an academic center in Portsmouth, the university was actually conceived in 1985 when Vern Riffe, the speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives, introduced legislation to create Shawnee State University. The legislation passed both Ohio houses and was signed into law by Governor Richard Celeste in 1986.[4]

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