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Thank you for your interest in the world of plastics and the Plastics Engineering Technology program at Shawnee State University. Our Admission Counselors look forward to sharing more information with you soon.

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Shawnee State
at a Glance

We invite you to get to know Shawnee State University — and how you can become a Standout Student. We have so much to share with you, but we’ll start with a few highlights.

SSU Student

We are a student-focused public university.

Created in 1986

Located along the Ohio River in Portsmouth, Ohio

Accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

We prepare today’s students to succeed in tomorrow’s world.

SSU Graduate


of recent graduates reported they were employed within 8 months of graduation


of recent graduates reported they were offered a job within 3 months of graduation


of recent graduates enrolled in graduate school (higher than national average)


alumni are using their degrees to make a difference in communities all over the world

We offer a private school experience at a public school price.

Chemistry Professor and students

18:1 student-to-faculty ratio

Small class sizes so professors know you by name

Nearly 4,000 students with 1,000 living on campus

More than $2 million in scholarships awarded each year

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We have a beautiful,
compact campus.

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We value education that happens outside of the classroom.

More than 50 clubs and organizations based on majors, interests, diversity, religious beliefs and political affiliations

17 intercollegiate men’s and women’s athletic teams including basketball, track, cross country, tennis, golf, soccer, baseball, softball and women’s volleyball

Active intramural sports programs in basketball, bowling, flag football, golf, racquetball, sand volleyball, soccer, table tennis, and ultimate Frisbee

Opportunities to experience the world through Study Abroad

Student activities on campus

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Want to be a Bear?

We’d love to talk. Call us at (740) 347-1779.

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