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Drama & Theater Arts Schools in Ohio

511 students earned Theater degrees in Ohio in the 2018-2019 year.

A Drama & Theater Arts major is the 82nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Drama & Theater Arts Majors in Ohio

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 426
Master’s Degree 45
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 24
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 24
Associate’s Degree 15
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Drama & Theater Arts Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.3%
  • White: 74.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.5%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Drama & Theater Arts Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Drama & Theater Arts Grads in Ohio

In this state, there are 10,810 people employed in jobs related to a theater degree, compared to 418,310 nationwide.

Drama & Theater Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Drama & Theater Arts Jobs in Ohio

In this state, theater grads earn an average of $48,380. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,090.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 47 colleges in Ohio that offer theater degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.61 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
14,403 Total Students

A typical student attending Wright State University - Main Campus will pay a net price of $15,530. 97% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
28,122 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,807. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 9.20% which is lower than average.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 66% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 4.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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

The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at OHIO Athens. 79% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,709 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,669. The student loan default rate of 5.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
17,540 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time. The 8.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#8

Oberlin College

Oberlin
20 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
2,812 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $35,555. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
16,069 Total Students

The average student takes 4.61 years to complete their degree at Cleveland State University. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. The 7.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
19,934 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. In their early career, Miami University - Oxford grads earn an average salary of $37,400.

Drama & Theater Arts Careers in OH

Some of the careers theater majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Set and Exhibit Designers 8% $48,570
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 8% $69,290
Producers and Directors 8% $53,190
Actors 6% $0
Dancers 5% $0
Sports Entertainers and Performers 5% $0
Writers and Authors 4% $45,230
Musicians and Singers 2% $0
Music Directors and Composers 1% $42,290
Choreographers 0% $47,100

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

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Design & Applied Arts 1,988
Music 1,132
Fine & Studio Arts 823
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 339
General Visual & Performing Arts 207
Dance 114
Arts & Media Management 90
Crafts, Folk Art & Artisanry 22

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