What is the Compact?

The Central Ohio Compact is a regional strategy with a bold goal: 65 percent of central Ohioans will have a postsecondary degree or certificate by 2025.

Christian, Reynoldsburg schools
By taking college classes while in high school, Christian White discovered he was not only capable of tackling advanced coursework – he excelled in it too.

Central Ohio is home to a diverse array of K-12 districts and institutions of higher education


the number of agreements between Franklin University and Columbus State Community College that articulate across programs

A Stronger Nation through Higher Education

The Lumina Foundation released a 2015 policy brief for Ohio outlining the state’s progress toward its 2025 goal.