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Public Health Schools in Ohio

1,114 Public Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Public Health is the 8th most popular major in the state out of a total 32 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Public Health Majors in Ohio

Public Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 586
Master’s Degree 409
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 38
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 38
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 38
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 37
Associate’s Degree 26
Post-Master’s Certificate 17
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 17
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1

Gender Distribution

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

Public Health Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public health majors in Ohio is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.4%
  • Black or African American: 14.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.3%
  • White: 65.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.1%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
Public Health Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Grads in Ohio

There are 37,120 people in the state and 898,630 people in the nation working in public health jobs.

Public Health Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Public Health Jobs in Ohio

In this state, public health grads earn an average of $74,750. Nationwide, they make an average of $75,690.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 36 colleges in Ohio that offer public health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 57%. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

This public school has an average net price of $17,704. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at Ohio State.

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

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $22,682.

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

Graduates earn an average $33,400 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.57 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,374.

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

This public school has an average net price of $21,758. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%.

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

Graduates earn an average $32,700 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,504 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $22,669. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.22 years.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 8.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,530.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
850 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 33%. Graduates earn an average $21,200 after graduation.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
28,159 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,400 a year.

Public Health Careers in OH

Some of the careers public health majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 21% $106,750
Medical and Health Services Managers 16% $91,300
Physicists 16% $117,870
Community Health Workers 14% $36,450
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 8% $74,890
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 5% $72,930
Epidemiologists 5% $66,020
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 5% $51,460

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

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Nursing 14,281
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
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 1,067

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