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University of Toledo

By April 28, 2017August 1st, 2017Ohio's Best Public Universities

Founded in 1872, the University of Toledo offers a beautiful, historic campus that feels like a small college. Many of the buildings have a “Harry Potter” look to them, but facilities are state-of-the-art. With a total of 16,000 undergraduate students hailing from 49 states and 131 countries, the student population is diverse.

UT is known for its strong academic programs in Engineering, Business, Education, Art, Pharmacy, Medicine, and Health Sciences. Additionally, UT has a vibrant campus life, with nearly 300 student organizations. Its athletic teams, the Rockets, are members of the Mid-American Conference.

The university also operates a 450-acre Health Science campus, which includes the University of Toledo Medical Center; the Center for the Visual Arts is located in downtown Toledo at the Toledo Museum of Art; and a research and education facility, known as the Lake Erie Center, is at the Maumee Bay State Park.

If you haven’t visited the University of Toledo – check it out. You will be impressed. We were!

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About the Author: After touring 60 of the best colleges in Ohio, Dr. Jay, a prior faculty member and dean, founded College Bound Advantage (CBA); a Columbus Ohio college consulting firm. CBA specializes in helping families optimize college selection around 15 “fit factors.” College Bound Advantage serves all of Ohio including Cleveland, Akron, and Cincinnati metro areas.

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