Ohio contains thirteen schools that offer anthropology programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking anthropology school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 anthropology schools in Ohio, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oberlin College comes out as the most expensive ($30,433/yr), with Youngstown State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,779/yr.
Anthropology students from Ohio schools who go on to become anthropologists, archaelogists, forensic professionals, market research analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 5,570 people working as anthropologists and archeologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $57,230. Also, Forensic science technicians make on average $55,070 per year and there are about 12,870 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Ohio alone, there are 310 employed forensic science technicians earning an average yearly salary of $55,060. Anthropologists and archeologists in this state earn $47,760/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the anthropology schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from anthropology, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Ohio Interesting Facts