Copper League
Old Dominion University

USA

Old Dominion University, 5115 Hampton Boulevard, Norfolk, VA 23529, United States

417 World
rank
120 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1930
Short name:
ODU
Type:
Public
Students:
20750
Faculty:
1000
Faculty/Students Ratio:
21
:
1
Web-site:
www.odu.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Norfolk, VA
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 417 46.599
Teaching 548 33.912
Research 276 58.682
International Diversity 514 32.882
Financial Sustainability 434 52.703
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 692 5.9
Research Perfomance Rankings 347 51.507
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TEACHING
World Rank: 548
Country rank: 129
Score: 33.912
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 276
Country rank: 94
Score: 58.682
League: Silver League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 514
Country rank: 115
Score: 32.882
League: World League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 434
Country rank: 130
Score: 52.703
League: Copper League
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name
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Old Dominion University is Virginia?s forward-focused residential metropolitan research university for high-achieving students who want rigorous academics and an energetic community with a rich mix of nationalities, cultures, and life experiences. With an enrollment of nearly 25,000 students, the university offers 70 bachelors, 54 masters, 2 educational specialist and 42 doctoral degree programs through its colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Engineering and Technology, Health Sciences and Sciences. Our nationally recognized faculty use their real-world expertise and award-winning teaching methods to challenge students to achieve their highest goals. Engaging, modern and relevant learning opportunities foster creativity, encourage independence, and teach skills for personal and professional success. ODU professors bring classrooms to life, and you can apply your newfound knowledge in the university's award-winning internship program at multi-national corporations, governmental laboratories, or a variety of organizations around the globe. Old Dominion is the only doctoral university in the nation that guarantees every student practical career-related experience within their major?and for credit. At Old Dominion University, the profusion of culture, technology, knowledge and experience translates into one thing: your ability to shape your future and achieve success.

Mission Statement

Old Dominion University, located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, is a dynamic public research institution that serves its students and enriches the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation and the world through rigorous academic programs, strategic partnerships, and active civic engagement.