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Economics Schools in Ohio

1,180 Economics students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

An Economics major is the 33rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Economics Majors in Ohio

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 969
Master’s Degree 199
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

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

Economics Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 10.3%
  • Black or African American: 3.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.2%
  • White: 56.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 20.7%
  • Other Races: 4.8%
Economics Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Economics Grads in Ohio

There are 40,000 people in the state and 1,144,130 people in the nation working in economics jobs.

Economics Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Economics Jobs in Ohio

A typical salary for a economics grad in the state is $107,320, compared to a typical salary of $115,590 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 44 colleges in Ohio that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.50%. 82% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate.

172 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
19,716 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 77% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%.

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

It takes the average student 4.61 years to graduate. 57% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

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

The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $32,700 after graduation. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#5

Denison University

Granville
67 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
2,293 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. 9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of the teachers are full time.

#6

Kenyon College

Gambier
51 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
1,750 Total Students

The average student takes 4.02 years to complete their degree at Kenyon. 64% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 0.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#7

Oberlin College

Oberlin
44 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
2,863 Total Students

In their early career, Oberlin grads earn an average salary of $27,400. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 93% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.18 years.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
17,733 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 8.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $31,500 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,456.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
15,433 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,100 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,124. Most students complete their degree in 4.61 years.

Economics Careers in OH

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 19% $59,940
Economics Professors 8% $99,920
Managers 7% $97,600
Economists 0% $108,800
Survey Researchers -6% $55,210

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

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Political Science & Government 1,504
Sociology 730
International Relations & Security 518
Criminology 455
Geography & Cartography 380
Anthropology 279
Urban Studies 94
General Social Sciences 69

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