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Nursing Schools in Ohio

14,312 students earned Nursing degrees in Ohio in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Nursing is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Nursing Majors in Ohio

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 7,227
Associate’s Degree 4,269
Master’s Degree 1,953
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 339
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 339
Post-Master’s Certificate 321
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 321
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 201
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 201
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 201
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2

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: 2.4%
  • Black or African American: 10.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 78.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 5.6%
Nursing Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Grads in Ohio

There are 153,120 people in the state and 3,609,760 people in the nation working in nursing jobs.

Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Nursing Jobs in Ohio

A typical salary for a nursing grad in the state is $101,390, compared to a typical salary of $106,910 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 107 colleges in Ohio that offer nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

2,603 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
27,367 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $22,453.

1,199 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
39,263 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 57%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $22,682.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 57%. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at Ohio State. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 66%.

420 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,596 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Hondros College of Nursing grads earn an average salary of $41,400.

413 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
946 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $55,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

#7

Xavier University

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.20%. It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $40,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

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

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,374. Graduates earn an average $33,400 after graduation.

307 Degrees in Major Awarded
938 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.20%. This private school has an average net price of $19,618.

306 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,655 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 28%.

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
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 5,309
Allied Health Professions 3,900
Allied Health Services 3,769
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,569
Mental & Social Health Services 1,563
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 1,281
Public Health 1,112
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 1,067

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