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45 Astronomy students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Astronomy & Astrophysics is the 221st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Astronomy & Astrophysics Majors in Ohio

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 36
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5
Master’s Degree 4

Gender Distribution

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

Astronomy & Astrophysics Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 6.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.9%
  • White: 55.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 11.1%
  • Other Races: 15.6%
Astronomy & Astrophysics Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Astronomy & Astrophysics Grads in Ohio

In this state, there are 2,240 people employed in jobs related to an astronomy degree, compared to 104,790 nationwide.

Astronomy & Astrophysics Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Astronomy & Astrophysics Jobs in Ohio

Astronomy grads earn an average of $116,670 in the state and $111,090 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Ohio that offer astronomy degrees. Learn about the most popular 12 below:

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
61,170 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 66% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,900 a year. The student loan default rate is 4.50% which is lower than average.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
11,890 Total Students

The average student takes 4.24 years to complete their degree at Case Western. This private institution charges an average net price of $32,938. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
1,561 Total Students

In their early career, OWU grads earn an average salary of $31,700. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
12,607 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,500 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
37,886 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time. 83% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 6.90% which is lower than average.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
20,237 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 70%. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at University of Toledo.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
28,480 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at OHIO Athens.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
1,568 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,682. The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
1,103 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The average student takes 4.63 years to complete their degree at OHIO Zanesville. 46% of the teachers are full time.

#8

Ohio University - Eastern Campus

Saint Clairsville
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
512 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,700 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,677. The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
18% Graduation Rate
1,586 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 30% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $7,590. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
1,235 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This public school has an average net price of $7,069. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid.

Astronomy & Astrophysics Careers in OH

Some of the careers astronomy majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Physicists 16% $117,870
Natural Sciences Managers 14% $120,720
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 7% $87,920
Physics Postsecondary Professors 6% $97,720

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

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Chemistry 868
Physics 448
Geological & Earth Sciences 381
Atmospheric Sciences 21
General Physical Sciences 7
Materials Sciences 5

View all majors related to Astronomy & Astrophysics

View Nationwide Astronomy & Astrophysics Report

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