Findlay, OH has eighteen advertising schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ashland University, the highest ranked school in this group with an advertising program, has a total student population of 6,300. It is the 373rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 15th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Advertising students from Findlay schools who go on to become advertisers, advertising specialists, marketing specialists, marketers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 35,760 people working as advertising and promotions managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $97,670. Also, Market research analysts make on average $67,500 per year and there are about 226,410 of them employed in the US today.
Findlay lies in Hancock county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area has 223,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $17.10/hr average worker wage, and a $35,580 average annual salary.
Of the 18 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Findlay, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College for Creative Studies comes out as the most expensive ($28,628/yr) for advertising students, with Sinclair Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,687/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Findlay|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||61.3 miles|
|Fort Wayne||IN||253,250||14||20.2986||342||77.7 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||85.6 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||86.5 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||91.1 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||92.9 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||93.4 miles|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||93.8 miles|