Hiram College


Welcome to Hiram College

Hiram is a coeducational liberal arts college of 1,100+ men and women located in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio.

Hiram is a nationally respected institution that offers students a distinct learning environment with an emphasis on close student-faculty interactions, international study experiences, and experiential learning environments. The College was awarded a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s premier undergraduate honor society, in 1971.

Hiram’s Weekend College for adult learners was the first program of its kind in Ohio and enables students to earn their degree in four years by taking classes on alternate weekends. The College also offers a master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies, undergraduate completion programs at three local community college sites and has two fully-online degrees .

Hiram College holds the following accreditation:


  • Higher Learning Commission
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • National Association of Schools of Music
  • Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

Hiram College is authorized by:

  • Ohio Department of Higher Education

Hiram College is an Approved SARA Institution in Ohio

  • Hiram College has been approved by Ohio to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.

NC SARA Approved Institution logo

Hiram College is recognized by:

  • American Chemical Society