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Graduate School Placement

Otterbein's professional school placement record would be the envy of almost any school. On the national average, about 30 percent of medical school applicants are accepted. Otterbein has an acceptance rate of more than 80 percent. Our pre-dental, pre-veterinary and pre-optometry students are equally successful.

Some of the professional schools attended by Otterbein graduates have included:
  • The Ohio State University Universities of Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine, and Optometry
  • Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • University of Cincinnati
  • Brown University
  • Yale University
  • Stanford University
  • West Virginia School of Dentistry
  • Wright State University
  • Scholl Podiatric University
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Osteopathic Medical School at Virginia Tech
  • Georgia State University
  • St. Matthew's University Medical School
  • University of Kentucky
  • Indiana University
  • Long Island Osteopathic Medical School

Graduate and pre-professional school application and placement help is available at Otterbein's Center for Career & Professional Development.

/Pre-Professional Health Sciences

Mary Gahbauer
Professor, Biology and Earth Sciences
p/ 614.823.1467
e/ mgahbauer@otterbein.edu

/Pre-Osteopathic Medicine

Barbara H. Schaffner, PhD, CNP
Dean, The Graduate School & School of Professional Studies; Professor, Nursing
p/ 614.823.1735
e/ bschaffner@otterbein.edu


Richard Yntema
Department of History & Political Science Chairperson & Professor
p/ 614.823.1884
e/ ryntema@otterbein.edu