Medina, OH has twelve 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 Medina 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. In fact, in the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area alone, there are 1,570 employed market research analysts earning an average salary of $64,380. Advertising and promotions managers in this area earn $87,070/yr and there are 160 employed.
Medina lies in Medina county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area has 1,003,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.16/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.163 out of every 1000 jobs in Medina are held by advertising and promotions managers, and 1.560/1000 are held by market research analysts.
Of the 12 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Medina, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ashland University comes out as the most expensive ($21,117/yr) for advertising students, with Community College of Beaver County as the lowest, reported at only $4,128/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Medina|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||18.0 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||19.4 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||27.3 miles|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||30.2 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||30.2 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||34.9 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||49.9 miles|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||79.8 miles|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||89.1 miles|