As part of The Ohio State University's sesquicentennial celebration, we are proud to offer this tailor-made, publicly available version of the popular, History of Ohio State course at no charge. This exciting, non-credit course will be available to anyone who is interested in learning more about the origins of Ohio State traditions, notable turning points in our 150 year history, and the contributions of students, faculty, and staff to Ohio State and the world.
At the end of this course, learners will:
- Become knowledgeable about higher education and the importance of the university as an institution by learning the historical contexts of issues facing colleges, universities and The Ohio State University, specifically.
- Become more aware of the physical evolution of the Ohio State campus, the educational philosophy that has shaped it, and its art, traditions and collections.
- Be inspired to take interest in the present and future of Ohio State by understanding the historical continuum of the University’s development.
Target Audience: General Buckeye enthusiasts; Historians; Faculty and Staff; Athletic fanbase; Prospective students and their parents; Current students; Alumni; Columbus natives and residents
Course is offered by The Ohio State University.