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Nursing Schools in Ohio

In 2018-2019, 2,475 students earned their Nursing degrees in OH.

In this state, Nursing is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 226 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Majors in Ohio

Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,953
Post-Master’s Certificate 321
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 321
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 201
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 201
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 201

Gender Distribution

In Ohio, a nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Nursing Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing majors in Ohio is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 8.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.3%
  • White: 78.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 6.0%
Nursing Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Grads in Ohio

153,120 people in the state and 3,609,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing.

Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Nursing Jobs in Ohio

Nursing grads earn an average of $101,390 in the state and $106,910 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 26 colleges in Ohio that offer nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

715 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
39,263 Total Students

83% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $35,800 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

275 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
61,391 Total Students

82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 66% are considered full time.

192 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
11,874 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $32,938. Graduates earn an average $59,600 after graduation.

184 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
27,716 Total Students

The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at Kent State. A typical student attending Kent State will pay a net price of $17,807. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time.

135 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
27,367 Total Students

79% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,700 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

133 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
2,100 Total Students

In their early career, Mount St. Joe grads earn an average salary of $34,400. 97% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

#7

Xavier University

Cincinnati
104 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
6,973 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $40,700 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid.

99 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
19,694 Total Students

95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

#9

Ursuline College

Pepper Pike
96 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,050 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.60% which is lower than average. 35% of the teachers are full time. An average student at Ursuline College will pay a net price of $17,464.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
12,356 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,530. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. 97% of the teachers are full time.

Nursing Careers in OH

Some of the careers nursing majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 30% $101,010
Nursing Instructors and Professors 21% $69,530
Medical and Health Services Managers 16% $91,300
Registered Nurses 14% $64,200
Nurse Anesthetists 10% $158,900
Nurse Midwives 8% $103,210

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Medicine 991
Rehabilitation Professions 810
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 739
Health/Medical Admin Services 606
Public Health 464
Communication Sciences 431
Allied Health Professions 424
Mental & Social Health Services 367

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