The 2013 edition of U.S. News & World Report ranked Ohio State's College of Arts and Sciences best in Ohio. National rankings include:
18th in fine arts:
- interior design (2nd)
- ceramics (4th)
- industrial design (7th)
- sculpture (11th)
Speech and Hearing Sciences is ranked best in Ohio, with audiology ranked 12th and speech-language pathology ranked 17th nationally.
Reading Recovery is an award-winning intervention from the College of Education and Human Ecology that helps first-graders who struggle to read and write. At the end of the 2011-2012 school year, teachers in Reading Recovery boosted the reading skills of more than 11,650 first-grade students.
U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools rating for 2012 ranked Ohio State’s College of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy program the best in Ohio and seventh-best in the nation.
The Clinical Trials Office at the College of Veterinary Medicine is the largest and most comprehensive center for clinical trials on client-owned animals in the country. Clinical trials contribute to the advancement of veterinary medicine, can potentially improve a pet’s health with the newest treatments available, and may even lead to advances in human health. Ohio State has the only partnership in the nation between a veterinary clinical trials office and a comprehensive cancer center.
Ohio State’s College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked fifth by U.S. News & World Report (2012) among the 28 veterinary colleges in North America. This past year, one of every five prospective veterinary students nationally wanted to attend Ohio State.
Ohio State was named Healthiest Employer of Central Ohio by Columbus Business First in the large company category (April 2013).