Columbus, OH (population: 768,662) has two allied health schools within its city limits. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with an allied health program, has a total student population of 55,014. It is the 33rd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Ohio. To learn more about allied health programs in Columbus, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of allied health professors at Ohio State University such as Crystal Dunlevy, and Nabil Nehaili.
Allied Health students from Columbus schools who go on to become allied health professionals, physicians, nurses, forensic nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists make on average $72,310 per year and there are about 98,330 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Columbus area alone, there are 560 employed clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earning an average salary of $83,990. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $85,800/yr and there are 1,860 employed.
Columbus lies in Delaware county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Columbus area has 908,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.70/hr average worker wage, and a $43,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.049 out of every 1000 jobs in Columbus are held by medical and health services managers, and 0.613/1000 are held by clinical, counseling, and school psychologists.
Of the 2 allied health schools in Columbus, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ohio State University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($16,868/yr) for allied health students, with Academy of Court Reporting-Columbus as the lowest, reported at only $16,174/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Columbus|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||13.7 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||46.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||49.3 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||72.1 miles|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||83.4 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||85.7 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||88.6 miles|